The comparative study of electoral systems /

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Imprint:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Description:1 online resource (xx, 429 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Subject:Elections -- Cross-cultural studies.
Representative government and representation -- Cross-cultural studies.
Voting -- Cross-cultural studies.
Political parties -- Cross-cultural studies.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Process -- Elections.
Elections.
Political parties.
Representative government and representation.
Voting.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Cross-cultural studies.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11193101
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Other authors / contributors:Klingemann, Hans-Dieter.
ISBN:9780191567322
0191567329
9780199217359
0199217351
Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 398-418) and index.
Print version record.
Summary:The Comparative Study of Electoral Systems systematically deals with the question of the impact of institutions on political behaviour. It provides comparative data on the micro- and the macro-level to study electoral behaviour empirically across a broad range of institutional contexts. - ;Citizens living in presidential or parliamentary systems face different political choices as do voters casting votes in elections governed by rules of proportional representation or plurality. Political commentators seem to know how such rules influence political behaviour. They firmly believe, for example.
Other form:Print version: Comparative study of electoral systems. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009 9780199217359 0199217351