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The architecture of democracy : constitutional design, conflict management, and democracy

Author: Andrew Reynolds
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2009.
Series: Oxford studies in democratization
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : ReprintView all editions and formats
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This text discusses the successes and failures of constitutional design. Chapters analyze the effect of presidential and parliamentary systems, federalism and autonomy, and electoral systems. The  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Reynolds
ISBN: 9780199246465 0199246467
OCLC Number: 767765685
Description: XXII, 507 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme, Karten.
Contents: PART I: INSTITUTIONAL DESIGN IN DIVIDED SOCIETIES: AN OVERVIEW ; Introduction Institutional Design, Conflict Management, and Democracy in Divided Societies ; 1. 1. Constitutional Design and the Problem of adoption: Proposals versus Processes ; 2. The Wave of Power Sharing Democracy ; 3. Institutions and Coalition-Building in Post-Communist Transitions ; PART II: PRESIDENTIALISM, FEDERALISM AND DECENTRALIZATION, AND ELECTORAL SYSTEMS. ; 4. Presidents, Parliaments and Democracy: Insights from the Post-Communist World ; 5. Presidentialism and Democratic Performance ; 6. Constitutional asymmetries: Communal Representation, Federalism, and Cultural Autonomy ; 7. Federalism and State-Building: Post-Communist and Post-Colonial Perspectives ; 8. Ballots not Bullets: Testing Consociational Theories of Ethnic Conflict, Electoral Systems and Democratization ; 9. Designing Electoral Rules and Waiting for an Electoral System to Evolve ; PART III: COUNTRY STUDIES ; 10. 10. Constitutional Engineering in Fiji ; 11. The British-Irish Agreement of 1998: Results and Prospects ; 12. The Eritrean Experience in Constitution Making: The Dialectic of Process and Substance ; 13. Indonesia's Democratic Transition: Playing By the Rules ; 14. Institutional Design, Ethnic Conflict Management, and Democracy in Nigeria ; 15. India
Series Title: Oxford studies in democratization
Responsibility: ed. by Andrew Reynolds.

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