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

Author: Andrew Reynolds
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009, ©2002.
Series: Oxford studies in democratization.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Reynolds
ISBN: 0199246459 9780199246458 0199246467 9780199246465
OCLC Number: 858822050
Notes: Copyright 2002; reprinted 2009.
Based on papers presented at a conference held at the University of Notre Dame, 1999.
Description: xxii, 507 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : institutional design, conflict management, and democracy / Katharine Belmont, Scott Mainwaring, and Andrew Reynolds --
Constitutional design : proposals versus processes / Donald L. Horowitz --
The wave of power-sharing democracy / Arend Lijphart --
Institutions and coalition-building in post-communist transitions / Olga Shvetsova --
Presidents, parliaments, and democracy : insights from the post-communist world / Timothy Frye --
Presidentialism and democratic performance / José Antonio Cheibub --
Constitutional asymmetries : communal representation, federalism, and cultural autonomy / Yash Pal Ghai --
Federalism and state-building : post-communist and post-colonial perspectives / Steven L. Solnick --
Ballots not bullets : testing consociational theories of ethnic conflict, electoral systems, and democratization / Pippa Norris --
Designing electoral rules and waiting for an electoral system to evolve / Rein Taagepera --
Constitutional engineering in post-coup Fiji / Brij V. Lal --
The Belfast Agreement and the British-Irish Agreement : consociation, confederal institutions, a federacy, and a peace process / Brendan O'Leary --
The Eritrean experience in constitution making : the dialectic of process and substance / Bereket Habte Selassie --
Indonesia's democratic transition : playing by the rules / R. William Liddle --
Institutional design, ethnic conflict management, and democracy in Nigeria / Rotimi T. Suberu and Larry Diamond --
Ethnic diversities, constitutional designs, and public policies in India / David Stuligross and Ashutosh Varshney.
Series Title: Oxford studies in democratization.
Responsibility: edited by Andrew Reynolds.
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