Representative Democracy Takes a 'Deliberative Turn'

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Show simple item record Farrell, David M. 2012-11-13T16:34:40Z 2012-11-13T16:34:40Z 2012 Authors en 2012-09
dc.description Responsive or Responsible? Parties, Democracy, and Global Markets, European University Institute, Florence, September 26 - 28th 2012 en
dc.description.abstract In a set of papers published in his final years, Peter Mair expressed strong and ever more urgent concerns over the state of party politics and the future of representative politics itself . The aim of this paper is to examine his thesis. I start in the next section by setting out the main points of Mair’s arguments on party and democratic failure. I next consider the question of whether the evidence supports such a perspective, or whether in fact there are signs of adaptability and change. This then leads to a discussion about the reform agenda in established representative democracies, an agenda that in a growing number of cases is bringing deliberation centre stage. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher European University Institute en
dc.subject.lcsh Political parties en
dc.subject.lcsh Representative government and representation en
dc.title Representative Democracy Takes a 'Deliberative Turn' en
dc.type Conference Publication en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.status Not peer reviewed en
dc.neeo.contributor Farrell|David M.|aut|
dc.description.admin Author has checked copyright en
dc.description.admin DG 12/11/12 en
dc.internal.rmsid 316106949 2012-11-12T11:59:03Z

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