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political consequences of electoral laws

Douglas W. Rae

political consequences of electoral laws

by Douglas W. Rae

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elections.,
  • Election law.,
  • Political parties.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [165]-169.

    Statementby Douglas W. Rae.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJF1001 .R3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17757438M

    The best books on Electoral Reform recommended by Vernon Bogdanor. Britain votes on Thursday in a referendum on changing the electoral system. The political consequences could be great, says one of the country's top constitutional experts. The book concentrates on the real world 'politics', as well as the 'political science' of electoral systems. The book will be of interest to those concerned with the practical political business of electoral reform. The bookcontains a wealth of evidence about the performance of various kinds of proportional representation and of non-PR systems.

    Kae found electoral laws to have a noticeable impact on the party systems of the European nations he examined. The impact of Rae’s work on the way in which electoral systems are now studied is clear. However in ‘The Political Consec~~~~~ccs of Electoral Laws. The Political Consequences of Electoral Laws, Shaheen Mozaffar, James Scarritt and Glen Galaich Electoral Institutions, Ethnopolitical Cleavages and Party Systems in .

    Electoral laws and their political consequences Published: () Electoral laws and their political consequences / Published: () Electoral systems and party systems: a study of twenty-seven democracies, / by: Lijphart, Arend. Published: (). See Rose, ‘Elections and Electoral Systems’, in Bogdanor and Butler, Democracy and Elections op. cit. p. 33; and Arthur S. Banks and William Overstreet (eds), Political Handbook of the World – (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., ) p. Google ScholarCited by: 8.


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The political consequences of electoral laws Paperback – January 1, by Douglas W Rae (Author)Cited by: The aim of this book is to provide an overview of recent research on electoral laws and their political consequences by scholars who have helped shape the field.

After several decades of virtual neglect (except for Douglas Rae's seminal work), the comparative study of electoral systems Format: Paperback.

Electoral Laws and Their Political Consequences. The comparative study of electoral systems is undergoing a lively revival. In the past five years, over a dozen books on electoral systems have been written by scholars from many nations and from many disciplines (see reviews of a number of these in Lijphart, Political geography, long moribund, is undergoing a remarkable renaissance (see reviews /5(2).

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Since these relationships are found in any political system with institutionalized, partisan elections--the liberal democracies--this cross-national strategy seems appropriate. Accordingly, I have tried to isolate those relationships between electoral laws and party systems which.

Book Reviews: The Political Consequences of Electoral Laws. By DOUGLAS W. RAE. (New Haven and Landon: Yale University Press, Pp.

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Rae Yale University Press New Haven. Electoral Systems and Political Context illustrates how political and social context conditions the effects of electoral rules.

The book examines electoral behavior and outcomes in countries that use 'mixed-member' electoral systems – where voters cast one ballot for a party list under proportional representation (PR) and one for a candidate in a single member district (SMD).Cited by: Electoral Laws and Their Political Consequences (Agathon Series on Representation) Bernard Grofman and Arend Lijphant Published by Agathon Press ().

The aim of this book is to provide an overview of recent research on electoral laws and their political consequences by scholars who have helped shape the field. litical consequences of electoral laws”—the title of Rae’s () seminal com-parative work improving on Duverger’s original case-based survey—seems to spell trouble for many of its central conclusions.

Certainly in any science in-volving causal relationships, if. Political Consequences of Electoral Laws 作者: Douglas W. Rae 出版社: Yale University Press 出版年: 页数: 定价: GBP 装帧: Hardcover ISBN: Author: Douglas W. Rae. The political consequences of electoral laws --Electoral laws --Political party systems --Generally shared effects --Differences between proportional representation and first-past-the-post formulae --Some more specific types of electoral formulae --District magnitude, proportionality, and party competition --Ballot structure and party.

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