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Whom to Represent? Role Orientations of Legislators in Europe

Bernhard Wessels

in Political Representation and Legitimacy in the European Union

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198296614
eISBN:
9780191600227
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198296614.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter is the fifth of six on the question of political representation in the EU. It analyses to what extent institutional differences between the member‐states of the EU are constraining the ... More


Thinking about the Sun II: Thinking-about versus Knowing-which

Joseph Almog

in Cogito?: Descartes and Thinking the World

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195337716
eISBN:
9780199868704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337716.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter continues the discussion on thinking about the sun. It examines Descartes' principle (D): “No being for a thing in my mind without a causal process inculcating information from it into ... More


Representational Roles

Agnieszka Dudzińska, Corentin Poyet, Olivier Costa, and Bernhard Weßels

in Representing the People: A Survey Among Members of Statewide and Substate Parliaments

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199684533
eISBN:
9780191765025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684533.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Political representation is a multifaceted concept. The literature distinguishes between the focus and the style of representation. The first refers to the groups in society that MPs claim to ... More


Organization Structure, Demographic Background, and Actual Behaviour: A Critical Case

Morten Egeberg and Jarle Trondal

in An Organizational Approach to Public Governance: Understanding and Design

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198825074
eISBN:
9780191863752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825074.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter offers a ‘critical case’ on the influence of organizational structure in public governance. By examining organizational members who have ambiguous and temporary affiliations to ... More


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