The Architecture of Democracy: Constitutional Design, Conflict Management, and Democracy

Note moyenne 0
( 0 avis fournis par Goodreads )
 
9780199246458: The Architecture of Democracy: Constitutional Design, Conflict Management, and Democracy
Présentation de l'éditeur :

Democratic design is increasingly seen as the key to crafting stability in the fragile states of the developing world. Getting the democratic institutions right may not guarantee success but getting them wrong has led to violent collapse in many socially divided states. The Architecture of Democracy brings together both theory and case study evidence to provide the reader with an excellent overview of the cutting edge of academic debate and its practical implications for democratic design in the 21st century. The discipline of constitutional engineering reached maturity in the 1990s with theories of ethnic polarization and democratic conflict management being applied in trouble spots across the globe. Andrew Reynolds brings together the leading lights of the discipline to discuss the successes and failures of constitutional design. The two icons of modern constitutional design, Arend Lijphart and Donald Horowitz, lead off by debating their own contributions to the field. Then Olga Shvetsova, Timothy Frye, and José Antônio Cheibub, present important new evidence from Europe, the Central and Eastern Europe/Asia, and Latin America. Steven Solnick, Yash Ghai, Pippa Norris, and Rein Taagepera analyze the effects of presdential and parliamentary systems, issues of federalism and autonomy, and the varying impact of electoral systems. The book concludes with Brij Lal's case study of Fiji, Brendan O'Leary on Northern Ireland, Bereket Habte Selassie on Eritrea, William Liddle on Indonesia, Rotimi Suburu and Larry Diamond on Nigeria, and David Stuligross and Ashutosh Varshney on India. The Architecture of Democracy is the culmination of the study of constitutional engineering in the third wave of democracy and sets parameters for this crucial research as democracy diffuses across the world.

Revue de presse :

These essays provide a sample and overview of the current state of debate linking institutional design to democratic durability. ( Democratization)

Les informations fournies dans la section « A propos du livre » peuvent faire référence à une autre édition de ce titre.

Acheter D'occasion Afficher le livre
EUR 19,51

Autre devise

Frais de port : EUR 11,43
De Australie vers Etats-Unis

Destinations, frais et délais

Ajouter au panier

Meilleurs résultats de recherche sur AbeBooks

1.

Reynolds, Edited by Andrew
Edité par Oxford University Press, UK (2002)
ISBN 10 : 0199246459 ISBN 13 : 9780199246458
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Softcover Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Shiny Owl Books
(Mona Vale, NSW, Australie)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford University Press, UK, 2002. Softcover. État : Fine. Size: Large 8vo (9 to 11 inches). Prior owner's sticker, neat. ISBN: 0199246459. ISBN/EAN: 9780199246458. N° de réf. du libraire 27783

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter D'occasion
EUR 19,51
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 11,43
De Australie vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

2.

Reynolds, Andrew
ISBN 10 : 0199246459 ISBN 13 : 9780199246458
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Atmosphere Books
(DH, SE, Espagne)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Hardback. État : Muy Bueno / Very Good. N° de réf. du libraire 100000000666716

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter D'occasion
EUR 982,80
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 29
De Espagne vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais