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The Resource Democracy for realists : why elections do not produce responsive government, Christopher H. Achen, Larry M. Bartels

Democracy for realists : why elections do not produce responsive government, Christopher H. Achen, Larry M. Bartels

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Democracy for realists : why elections do not produce responsive government
Title
Democracy for realists
Title remainder
why elections do not produce responsive government
Statement of responsibility
Christopher H. Achen, Larry M. Bartels
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Language
eng
Summary
Achen and Bartels argue that democratic theory needs to be founded on identity groups and political parties, not on the preferences of individual voters.Democracy for Realists provides a powerful challenge to conventional thinking, pointing the way toward a fundamentally different understanding of the realities and potential of democratic government.-- Provided by Publisher
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Achen, Christopher H
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bartels, Larry M.
Series statement
Princeton studies in political behavior
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democracy
  • Elections
  • Voting
  • Political participation
  • Representative government and representation
  • United States
Label
Democracy for realists : why elections do not produce responsive government, Christopher H. Achen, Larry M. Bartels
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https://opac.eui.eu/client/en_GB/default/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:508285/one
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-379) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A Rational God of Vengeance and of Reward? The Logic of Retrosprective Accountability, p.90
  • CHAPTER FIVE:
  • Blind Retrospection: Electoral Resposes to Droughts, Floods, and Shark Attacks, p.116
  • CHAPTER SIX:
  • Musical Chairs: Economic Voting and the Specious Present, p.146
  • CHAPTER SEVEN:
  • A Chicken in Every Pot: Ideology and Retrosprection in the Great Depression, p.177
  • CHAPTER EIGHT:
  • The Very Basis of Reasons: Groups, Social Identities, and Political Psychology, p.213
  • CHAPTER NINE:
  • List of Illustrations, p.ix -- Preface, p.xiii
  • Partisan Hearts and Spleens: Social Identities and Political Change, p.232
  • CHAPTER TEN:
  • It Feels Like We're Thinking: The Rationalizing Voter, p.267
  • CHAPTER ELEVEN:
  • Groups and Power: Toward a Realist Theory of Democracy, p.297
  • APPENDIX:
  • Retrospective Voting as Selection and Sanctioning, p.329 -- Afterword to the Paperback Edition, p.335 -- References, p.345 -- Index, p.381
  • CHAPTER ONE:
  • Democratic Ideals and Realities, p.1
  • CHAPTER TWO:
  • The Elusive Mandate: Elections and the Mirage of Popular Control, p.21
  • CHAPTER THREE:
  • Tumbling Down into a Democratical Republick: "Pure Democracy" and the Pitfalls of Popular Control, p.52
  • CHAPTER FOUR:
Control code
on1175634421
Extent
xvi, 390 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691169446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1175634421
Label
Democracy for realists : why elections do not produce responsive government, Christopher H. Achen, Larry M. Bartels
Link
https://opac.eui.eu/client/en_GB/default/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:508285/one
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-379) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A Rational God of Vengeance and of Reward? The Logic of Retrosprective Accountability, p.90
  • CHAPTER FIVE:
  • Blind Retrospection: Electoral Resposes to Droughts, Floods, and Shark Attacks, p.116
  • CHAPTER SIX:
  • Musical Chairs: Economic Voting and the Specious Present, p.146
  • CHAPTER SEVEN:
  • A Chicken in Every Pot: Ideology and Retrosprection in the Great Depression, p.177
  • CHAPTER EIGHT:
  • The Very Basis of Reasons: Groups, Social Identities, and Political Psychology, p.213
  • CHAPTER NINE:
  • List of Illustrations, p.ix -- Preface, p.xiii
  • Partisan Hearts and Spleens: Social Identities and Political Change, p.232
  • CHAPTER TEN:
  • It Feels Like We're Thinking: The Rationalizing Voter, p.267
  • CHAPTER ELEVEN:
  • Groups and Power: Toward a Realist Theory of Democracy, p.297
  • APPENDIX:
  • Retrospective Voting as Selection and Sanctioning, p.329 -- Afterword to the Paperback Edition, p.335 -- References, p.345 -- Index, p.381
  • CHAPTER ONE:
  • Democratic Ideals and Realities, p.1
  • CHAPTER TWO:
  • The Elusive Mandate: Elections and the Mirage of Popular Control, p.21
  • CHAPTER THREE:
  • Tumbling Down into a Democratical Republick: "Pure Democracy" and the Pitfalls of Popular Control, p.52
  • CHAPTER FOUR:
Control code
on1175634421
Extent
xvi, 390 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691169446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1175634421

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