Presidentialism, Parliamentarism and Semi-Presidentialism: Bringing Parties Back In

@article{Elgie2011PresidentialismPA,
  title={Presidentialism, Parliamentarism and Semi-Presidentialism: Bringing Parties Back In},
  author={R. Elgie},
  journal={Government and Opposition},
  year={2011},
  volume={46},
  pages={392 - 409}
}
  • R. Elgie
  • Published 2011
  • Political Science
  • Government and Opposition
The resurgence of interest in the effects of different regime types began with Juan Linz’s critique of presidentialism in the early 1990s. Coming at a time when many countries were democratizing and adopting new constitutions, and being firmly rooted in the ‘new institutionalist’ academic framework, the work of Linz and others was highly influential. Two decades on, the study of regime types remains in vogue, with José Cheibub recently devoting a whole book to a test of Linz’s central… Expand
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