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Europeans and the Nation State

Guido Martinotti and Sonia Stefanizzi

in Public Opinion and Internationalized Governance

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198294764
eISBN:
9780191600005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019829476X.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines the relationship between public perceptions of government legitimacy (or satisfaction with democratic performance) at the national level and those at the supranational level, ... More


Italy: The Rise and Decline of Social Pacts

Marino Regini and Sabrina Colombo

in Social Pacts in Europe: Emergence, Evolution, and Institutionalization

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199590742
eISBN:
9780191728891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199590742.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, Political Economy

Chapter 6 discusses the emergence and the partly failed institutionalization of social pacts in Italy since the end of the 1970s. Italian social pacts have been signed in periods characterized by ... More


Who is a Legitimate Government in Exile? Towards Normative Criteria for Governmental Legitimacy in International Law

Stefan Talmon

in The Reality of International Law: Essays in Honour of Ian Brownlie

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198268376
eISBN:
9780191683510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198268376.003.0023
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the normative criteria for governmental legitimacy in international law, particularly with respect to the legitimacy of government in exile. It explains the predominant view in ... More


Basic premises for policymaking

Graciana del Castillo

in Rebuilding War-Torn States: The Challenge of Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199237739
eISBN:
9780191717239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237739.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

This chapter argues that a strategy for post-conflict economic reconstruction should rest on six basic premises. Although closely interrelated, these premises may have different implications for ... More


Government by Consent

JOSEPH RAZ

in Ethics in the Public Domain: Essays in the Morality of Law and Politics

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198260691
eISBN:
9780191682148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198260691.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The idea that the legitimacy of government rests on consent is deeply embedded in Western thought. This chapter deals with the role of consent in the legitimation of government, and its theme is that ... More


International Law and the ‘Liberal Reυolution’

SUSAN MARKS

in The Riddle of All Constitutions: International Law, Democracy, and the Critique of Ideology

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199264131
eISBN:
9780191714870
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264131.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Public International Law

This chapter outlines the thesis that a right to democratic governance and democratic standard of government legitimacy today belong in international law. It summarizes the responses of those who ... More


Recovering the Madisonian Dream: Visions of Democracy, Steps to Reform

in Madison's Nightmare: How Executive Power Threatens American Democracy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226749396
eISBN:
9780226749426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226749426.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter contrasts the models of democracy and the rule of law embedded in presidentialism and its more appealing counterpart, constitutional pluralism. It presents a series of concrete steps ... More


Explaining Compliance: Domestic Reputation and Arms Trade Scandal

Jennifer L. Erickson

in Dangerous Trade: Arms Exports, Human Rights, and International Reputation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231170963
eISBN:
9780231539036
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170963.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter explores the domestic pressures on the states' compliance with “responsible” arms export controls. Public pressure is not itself responsible for recent developments on arms export ... More


Poor Countries, Poor Governments

M. A. Thomas

in Govern Like Us: U.S. Expectations of Poor Countries

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231171205
eISBN:
9780231539111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171205.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter describes just how poor the governments of the poorest countries are and what this means in terms of both what their governments can provide and how they are financed. A quick graph of ... More


Introduction: The New Wave and the Generic Abyss

Gina Marchetti

in Andrew Lau and Alan Mak's Infernal Affairs - The Trilogy

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098015
eISBN:
9789882206601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098015.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The Infernal Affairs trilogy provides the illusion of an epic sweep (from 1991–2003) that covers the issues of government legitimacy, global capitalist expansion, individual alienation, and the ... More


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