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The politics of Belgium: Governing a divided society
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Territorial Party Politics in Western Europe
Introduction: Territorial Party Politics in Western Europe: A Framework for Analysis W.Swenden & B.Maddens Towards a Regionalization of Statewide Electoral Trends in Decentralized States?Expand
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‘Will it stay or will it go?’ Federalism and the sustainability of Belgium
This article provides an overview of the federalisation of Belgium. It first discusses why Belgium acquired a federal character when the politics of the centre already recognised the multilingualExpand
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Is the European Union in Need of a Competence Catalogue? Insights from Comparative Federalism
This article assesses the value of a detailed and rigid catalogue of competencies for curbing the process of European centralization and increasing the overall legitimacy of the EU. The article firstExpand
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Issue salience in regional and national party manifestos in the UK
The study reveals the salience of particular issues in the manifestos of the main British parties for the 1997 and 2003 UK general elections, as well as the 2003 Scottish and Welsh elections, usingExpand
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Constitutional dynamics and partisan conflict: A comparative assessment of multi-level systems in Europe
The case studies revealed that the constitutional nature of a multi-level system indeed shapes its modes of day-to-day intergovernmental coordination and, with it, the way competences areExpand
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Federalism and regionalism in Western Europe
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