The Resource Defining democracy : voting procedures in decision-making, elections and governance, Peter Emerson, (electronic resource)

Defining democracy : voting procedures in decision-making, elections and governance, Peter Emerson, (electronic resource)

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Defining democracy : voting procedures in decision-making, elections and governance
Title
Defining democracy
Title remainder
voting procedures in decision-making, elections and governance
Statement of responsibility
Peter Emerson
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Defining Democracy looks both at the theory of why and the history of how different voting procedures have come to be used – or not, as the case may be – in the three fields of democratic structures: firstly, in decision-making, both in society at large and in the elected chamber; secondly, in elections to and within those chambers; and thirdly, in the various forms of governance, from no-party to multi-party and all-party, which have emerged as a result
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GW5XE
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1943-
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Emerson, P. J.
Image bit depth
0
LC call number
JC423
LC item number
.E44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Democracy
  • Referendum
  • Representative government and representation
  • Elections
  • Sciences sociales
  • Sciences humaines
  • Democracy
  • Elections
  • Referendum
  • Representative government and representation
Label
Defining democracy : voting procedures in decision-making, elections and governance, Peter Emerson, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Professor Arend Lijphart -- Part I: Decision-Making -- 1 The Myths of Majority Rule -- 2 Pluralist Decision-Maing -- Part II: Elections -- 3 "Party-ocracies" -- 4 The Candid Candidate -- Part III: The Art of Governance -- 5 The Elected Dictator -- 6 Governance -- Appendices -- Chronology -- References -- Index
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unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 192 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9783642209031
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uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768245836
  • (OCoLC)ocn768245836
Label
Defining democracy : voting procedures in decision-making, elections and governance, Peter Emerson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Professor Arend Lijphart -- Part I: Decision-Making -- 1 The Myths of Majority Rule -- 2 Pluralist Decision-Maing -- Part II: Elections -- 3 "Party-ocracies" -- 4 The Candid Candidate -- Part III: The Art of Governance -- 5 The Elected Dictator -- 6 Governance -- Appendices -- Chronology -- References -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 192 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9783642209031
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768245836
  • (OCoLC)ocn768245836

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