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書名 Coalition governance in central Eastern Europe / edited by Torbjörn Bergman, Gabriella Ilonszki and Wolfgang C. Mü̈ller
出版項 Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2019
國際標準書號 9780198844372
0198844379
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 人文社會聯圖  JN96.A58 C63 2019    在架上    30650020092199
說明 xvi, 596 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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系列 Comparative politics
Comparative politics (Oxford University Press)
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
"Coalition government among different political parties is the way most European democracies are governed. Traditionally, the study of coalition politics has been focused on Western Europe. Coalition governance in Central Eastern Europe brings the study of the full coalition life-cycle to a region that has undergone tremendous political transformation, but which has not been studied from this perspective. The volume covers Bulgaria, Estonia, the Czech Republic,Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia. It provides information and analyses of the coalition life-cycle, from pre-electoral alliances to coalition formation and portfolio distribution, governing in coalitions, the stages that eventually lead to government termination, and theelectoral performance of coalition parties. In Central Eastern Europe, few single-party cabinets form and there have been only a few early elections. The evidence provided shows that coalition partners in the region write formal agreements (coalition agreements) to an extent that is similar to the patterns that we find in Western Europe, but also that they adhere less closely to these contracts. While the research on Western Europe tends to stress that coalition partners emphasize coalition0compromise and mutual supervision, there is more evidence of 'ministerial government' by individual ministers and their parties. There are also some systems where coalition governance is heavily dominated by the prime minister. No previous study has covered the full coalition life-cycle in all of theten countries with as much detail. Systematic information is presented in 10 figures and in more than one hundred tables"-- Provided by publisher
主題 Coalition governments -- Europe, Central
Coalition governments -- Europe, Eastern
Europe, Central -- Politics and government
Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government
89.40 internal relations of the state: general. (NL-LeOCL)077608933 bcl
Coalition governments. fast (OCoLC)fst00865677
Politics and government. fast (OCoLC)fst01919741
Central Europe. fast (OCoLC)fst01244544
Eastern Europe. fast (OCoLC)fst01245079
Eastern Europe. (NL-LeOCL)078613671 gtt
Alt Author Bergman, Torbjörn, editor
Ilonszki, Gabriella, editor
Müller, Wolfgang C., 1957- editor
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