Elections : an exploration of theoretical postulations

@article{Emmanuel2007ElectionsA,
  title={Elections : an exploration of theoretical postulations},
  author={O. Ojo Emmanuel},
  journal={Journal of Agricultural Education},
  year={2007},
  volume={6},
  pages={4-13}
}
  • O. Emmanuel
  • Published 1 October 2007
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Agricultural Education
There is no doubt that a free and fair election is a sine qua non for electoral democracy, but not every election fulfils these criteria. Against this premise this paper attempts to explore theoretical postulations vis-a-vis elections. With brief introductory remarks emphasising the importance of elections to democratic sustenance and consolidation, the paper proceeds to examine the democratic utility of elections in all regions and climes and the misconception that elections held regularly are… 
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