2012

Defining Democracy

Voting Procedures in Decision-Making, Elections and Governance

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ISBN: 978-3-642-20903-1 (Print) 978-3-642-20904-8 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

  2. Decision-Making

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-24

      The Myths of Majority Rule

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 25-47

      Pluralist Decision-Making

  3. Elections

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 49-49

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 51-74

      Party-ocracies

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      Pages 75-97

      The Candid Candidate

  4. The Art of Governance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 99-99

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      Pages 101-119

      The Elected Dictator

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      Pages 121-135

      Governance

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      Pages 137-142

      Majoritarianism in Focus

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 143-150

      The Dictators’ Referendums

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 151-153

      The People Have Spoken

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 155-161

      Won By One

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 163-165

      Some Multi-Option Referendums

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 167-192