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The Political Philosophy of Jean-Jacques Rousseau: The Impossibility of Reason

Mads Qvortrup - History - 2003 - 135 pages
This title presents an overview of Jean-Jacques Rousseau's work from a political science perspective. Was Rousseau - the great theorist of the French Revolution - really a ...
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Referendums around the world: the growing use of direct democracy

David Butler, Austin Ranney - Education - 1994 - 304 pages
This volume analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of the referendum and the initiative and how they fit the requirements of democratic ideals. Focusing primarily on the ...
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Initiative and referendum: the people's law

Geoffrey de Q. Walker, Centre for Independent Studies (N.S.W.) - Law - 1987 - 220 pages
Monograph examining the history of direct legislation which presents the case for the devolution of political power to the people. Includes references and an index. The author ...
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Direct Democracy: The International IDEA Handbook

Virginia Beramendi - Political Science - 2008 - 241 pages
Direct Democracy mechanisms are tools that can be used to enhance citizen participation in democratic governance. In order to further explore the ways in which such tools can ...
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Reforming the Republic: Democratic Institutions for the New America

Todd Donovan, Shaun Bowler - Political Science - 2004 - 209 pages
This book offers a general discussion of a wide range of political reforms by addressing how the American political system would be different if various reforms were adopted ...
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Politics and the Constitution: Essays on British Government

Vernon Bogdanor - Political Science - 1996 - 276 pages
The British Constitution is once more a matter of political debate. This book explains why. It shows that the struggle over the constitution is in essence a political struggle ...
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Campaign Strategy in Direct Democracy

Laurent Bernhard - Political Science - 2012 - 272 pages
This book takes a fresh look at direct democracy by exploring how political actors run direct-democratic campaigns. It is the first study of comparative direct-democratic ...
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