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作者 Lyne, Mona M., 1960- author
書名 The voter's dilemma and democratic accountability : Latin America and beyond / Mona M. Lyne
出版項 University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2008]
©2008
國際標準書號 9780271033860 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780271033877 (pbk. : alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  JL2492 .L96 2008    在架上    30650020074619
說明 xvii, 302 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-288) and index
Introduction : theories of democratic accountability and development in Brazil and Venezuela -- The voter's dilemma : collective or clientelistic goods? -- Are voters in Brazil and Venezuela opting for policy-based or quid pro quo voting? -- Party behavior : policy-based or quid pro quo appeals to voters? -- Internal party organization : align individual and collective goals to build a policy reputation or to ensure efficient vote buying? -- Legislative organization : governing majority agenda control or mutual veto? -- Policy choice : generate sustained growth or maximize quid pro quo?
"Presents evidence that under certain widespread structural conditions, democratic accountability falls prey to the same N-person prisoner's dilemma that plagues any other decentralized attempt to procure collective goods. Examines four prominent democracies: postwar and contemporary Brazil and pre-Chavez and contemporary Venezuela"-- Provided by publisher
主題 Elections -- Brazil
Elections -- Venezuela
Democracy -- Brazil
Democracy -- Venezuela
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