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The Low Countries: From ‘Prime Minister’ The Low Countries: From ‘Prime Minister’ to President‐Minister

Stefaan Fiers and André Krouwel

in The Presidentialization of Politics: A Comparative Study of Modern Democracies

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780199252015
eISBN:
9780191602375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199252017.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Historically, both Belgium and the Netherlands are archetypes of ‘consociational democracies’. These are characterized by broad multi-party coalitions, numerous power-sharing devices, and fragile ... More


Party Campaigns and their Impact

Ron Johnston and Charles Pattie

in Putting Voters in their Place: Geography and Elections in Great Britain

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199268047
eISBN:
9780191699238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268047.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter looks at effects created by political parties through their campaigning. A substantial accumulation of evidence has shown that the constituency campaign remains a vital and effective ... More


Epilogue: Prospects for a Democratic State

Ali Gheissari and Vali Nasr

in Democracy in Iran: History and the Quest for Liberty

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780195189674
eISBN:
9780199784134
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195189671.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter focuses on Iran's prospects for a democratic state. It is argued that the context for the democracy debate in Iran and the drive for democracy's realization have been strengthened by ... More


Israel: Community, State, and Market in the Shaping of the Political Class

Uri Ram

in The Political Class in Advanced Democracies: A Comparative Handbook

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199260362
eISBN:
9780191601873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199260362.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The Israeli political system was erected by movement-like political parties, which have been closely meshed with the state administration, the army, and the public sector. This process has created ... More


Politics, Propaganda, and the Public

Matthew Cragoe

in Culture, Politics, and National Identity in Wales 1832-1886

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198207542
eISBN:
9780191716737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207542.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines another aspect of electioneering: appeal to, and the involvement of, the wide community of electoral politics. In the first section, the cultural trappings in which the various ... More


Compulsory voting and election campaigns

Sarah Birch

in Full Participation: A Comparative Study of Compulsory Voting

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077623
eISBN:
9781781701874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077623.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter is devoted to considering how compulsory electoral participation affects electoral campaigns and related attitudes. It seeks to determine the impact of this institution on ... More


Conclusion

Birch Sarah

in Electoral Malpractice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199606160
eISBN:
9780191731693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199606160.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This concluding chapter reviews the findings of the study, draws out their implications for policymakers, and suggests directions for future research. It argues that election reform and assistance ... More


Muslim Nationalism after Marcos

Thomas M. McKenna

in Muslim Rulers and Rebels: Everyday Politics and Armed Separatism in the Southern Philippines

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520210158
eISBN:
9780520919648
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520210158.003.0011
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter describes the reinvigoration of electoral politics in Cotabato with the removal of the martial law regime and the collapse of the Marcos regime in 1986. It highlights the unprecedented ... More


Comrade Agitator

Serhy Yekelchyk

in Stalin’s Citizens: Everyday Politics in the Wake of Total War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199378449
eISBN:
9780199378463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199378449.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on elaborate Stalinist electoral campaigns and the role that volunteer “agitators” played in them. Inasmuch as elections were a formality, electoral campaigns emerged as the ... More


The Politicization of Abortion

Drew Halfmann

in Doctors and Demonstrators: How Political Institutions Shape Abortion Law in the United States, Britain, and Canada

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226313429
eISBN:
9780226313443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226313443.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter explains the differences across the three countries in abortion politics—the positions of political parties on abortion and the degree to which abortion has been an issue in elections. ... More


Electoral Politics and Regional Governance

Faith Hillis

in Children of Rus': Right-Bank Ukraine and the Invention of a Russian Nation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452192
eISBN:
9780801469268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452192.003.0007
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter follows Kiev's warring political camps through three hotly contested elections in 1906–7—two to the new imperial Duma and one to the Kiev city duma. The political system that emerged ... More


Full Participation: A Comparative Study of Compulsory Voting

Sarah Birch

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077623
eISBN:
9781781701874
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077623.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This is a book-length study of compulsory voting. About a quarter of all democracies in the contemporary world legally oblige their citizens to vote, making this an important aspect of electoral ... More


Practicing Populist Mobilization: Experimentation, Imitation, and Excitation

Robert S. Jansen

in Revolutionizing Repertoires: The Rise of Populist Mobilization in Peru

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226487304
eISBN:
9780226487588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226487588.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Political innovation is a process that unfolds over time. New practices have to be tested on the ground, in specific situations in which others are also acting. Accordingly, this chapter follows the ... More


Muslim Political Participation in Belgium: An Exceptional Political Representation in Europe

Fatima Zibouh

in Muslim Political Participation in Europe

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748646944
eISBN:
9780748684281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748646944.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Compared with other major European cities, the Brussels-Capital Region has a unique configuration in terms of the political representation of elected representatives descended from diverse ... More


A Moment of True Democracy

Alexander Aviña

in Specters of Revolution: Peasant Guerrillas in the Cold War Mexican Countryside

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199936571
eISBN:
9780199345830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936571.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 3 focuses on the ACG’s transformation from a democratic social movement into an opposition political party attempting to institutionalize the new democratic forms and ideas that had developed ... More


Dismantling the ‘Congress System’

Julia M. Eckert

in The Charisma of Direct Action: Power, Politics, and the Shiv Sena

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195660449
eISBN:
9780199082001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195660449.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter investigates the expansion of the Shiv Sena into the Maharashtrian rural areas after the mid 1980s, and the socio-political context of the ‘Congress-system’. Inspired by the ideology of ... More


‘The Mountain “Was Going Communist”‘: Peasant Struggles on the Mitidja

Allison Drew

in We are no longer in France: Communists in colonial Algeria

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090240
eISBN:
9781781707029
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090240.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Reflecting Comintern pressure, in the early 1930s the urban-oriented Communist movement began organising peasants and agricultural workers in the Mitidja and other rural areas against expropriation ... More


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