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To Keep or To Change First Past The Post? : The Politics of Electoral Reform.

Author: André Blais
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book offers a detailed examination of the politics of electoral reform in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, and New Zealand, the debates that take place, the proposals that are  Read more...

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: André Blais
ISBN: 9780199539390 0199539391
OCLC Number: 895782507
Description: 1 online resource (240 p.) illustrations
Contents: Introduction ; 1. Inherent and contingent factors in reform initiation in plurality systems ; 2. Electoral reform in the UK: a veto-player analysis ; 3. Election reform and (the lack of) electoral system change in the US ; 4. Electoral reform in Canada ; 5. When citizens choose to reform SMP: the British Columbia Citizens' Assembly on electoral reform ; 6. Systemic failure, coordination, and contingencies: understanding electoral system change in New Zealand ; Conclusion ; References
Responsibility: Edited by André ; Blais

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This is a well-written study and an excellent resource for students and scholars alike. * Martin Steven, International Affairs *

 
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