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The Radical Right in Western Europe: A Comparative Analysis
The rise of new political competitors on the radical right is a central feature of many contemporary European party systems. The first study of its kind based on a wide array of comparative surveyExpand
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The Radical Right in The Alps
The Austrian Freedom Party (FPÖ) and the Swiss People's Party (SVP) in 1999 became the only far-right parties in post-war Western Europe to outpoll their mainstream conservative competitors. As such,Expand
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Contested economic institutions: the politics of macroeconomics and wage bargaining in advanced democracies
Anthony J. McGann reviews Torben Iversen, Contested Economic Institutions: The Politics of Macroeconomics and Wage Bargaining in Advanced Democracies. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1999.
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Election Timing
Election Timing. By Alastair Smith. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 286p. $75.00. Alistair Smith has written, no doubt, the definitive book on the timing of elections in the UnitedExpand
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Gerrymandering in America: The House of Representatives, the Supreme Court, and the Future of Popular Sovereignty
This book considers the political and constitutional consequences of Vieth v. Jubelirer (2004), where the Supreme Court held that partisan gerrymandering challenges could no longer be adjudicated byExpand
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The Tyranny of the Super-Majority: How Majority Rule Protects Minorities
This paper demonstrates that majority rule offers more protection to the worst-off minority than any other system, in that it maximizes the ability to overturn an unfavorable outcome. It is knownExpand
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The Logic of Democracy: Reconciling Equality, Deliberation, and Minority Protection
The Logic of Democracy examines some of the broadest questions in political science—what is democracy and how does it work—and provides a unified theory to explain them. McGann brings together theExpand
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Geographical Representation Under Proportional Representation: The Cases of Israel and the Netherlands
It has frequently been argued that proportional representation lead to national politics with little or no regional representation. We examine this in the case of the two most extreme cases ofExpand
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The Tyranny of the Supermajority
This article demonstrates that majority rule offers more protection to the worst-off minority than any other system in that it maximizes the ability to overturn an unfavorable outcome. It is knownExpand
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