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書名 The future of representative democracy / edited by Sonia Alonso, John Keane, Wolfgang Merkel ; with the collaboration of Maria Fotou
出版項 New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011, ©2011
國際標準書號 9781107003569 (hbk.)
9780521177030 (pbk.)
1107003563 (hbk.)
0521177030 (pbk.)
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館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  JF1051 .F88 2012    在架上    30660020093618
 人社中心  JF1051 F88 2011    在架上    30560400511256
說明 xiv, 307 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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附註 "The Future of Representative Democracy poses important questions about representation, representative democracy and its future. Inspired by the last major investigation of the subject by Hanna Pitkin over four decades ago, this ambitious volume fills a major gap in the literature by examining the future of representative forms of democracy in terms of present-day trends and past theories of representative democracy. Aware of the pressing need for clarifying key concepts and institutional trends, the volume aims to break down barriers among disciplines and to establish an interdisciplinary dialogue among scholars. The contributors emphasise that representative democracy and its future is a subject of pressing scholarly concern and public importance. Paying close attention to the unfinished, two-century-old relationship between democracy and representation, this book offers a fresh perspective on current problems and dilemmas of representative democracy and the possible future development of new forms of democratic representation"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-301) and index
Editors' introduction: Rethinking the future of representative democracy / Sonia Alonso, John Keane and Wolfgang Merkel -- 1. Representative democracy and its critics / Nadia Urbinati -- 2. Representative democracy and the populist temptation / Klaus von Beyme -- 3. The wider canvas: representation and democracy in state and society / Michael Saward -- 4. Performance and deficits of present-day representation / Bernhard Wessels -- 5. Do parliaments have a future? / David Beetham -- 6. Engendering representative democracy / Drude Dahlerup -- 7. Representative democracy and the multinational demos / Sonia Alonso -- 8. Diagnosing and designing democracy in Europe / Philippe Schmitter -- 9. Monitory democracy? / John Keane -- 10. Representing nature / Robyn Eckersley -- 11. Democracy and representation beyond the nation state / Michael Zürn and Gregor Walter-Drop
Lib. has: Reprinted 2012. HS(LW)
主題 Representative government and representation
Democracy
Alt Author Alonso, Sonia (Alonso Sáenz de Oger)
Keane, John (John Charlick), 1949-
Merkel, Wolfgang, 1952-
Fotou, Maria
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