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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 134.95
A rigorous and highly original analysis of direct democracy in the United States, which calls into question the future of governance through ballot measures. Shauna Reilly uses quantitative, qualitative and experimental methodological approaches to present insights on the different behaviours of the petitioner, the ballot, and the voter. more...
- Charles C Thomas 2001; US$ 42.95
This text will provide the reader with a comprehensive overview of the issues that affect people with significant disabilities from a historical, policy, leadership, and systems perspective. The text will be particularly useful in either graduate or advanced undergraduate courses for prospective rehabilitation counselors, teachers, community mental... more...
- Dundurn 1991; US$ 9.99
In this timely book, Patrick Boyer examines the important role that direct democracy ? through the occasional use of referendums, plebiscites, and initiatives ? can play in concert with our existing institutions of representative democracy. more...
- Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 24.00
This book provides guidance to government policy makers on making public-private partnerships in infrastructure successful. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 125.00
This book explores new forms of private, mutual municipal, public-private and 'reverse' state funding of public investments, co-payments and shared contributions, vouchers, and pooled public risk-financing. It includes case studies taken from the Nordic countries, UK, Spain, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey and South Korea. more...
Minderheitsregierungen in Deutschland: Zukunftsmodell oder nur eine Alternative ohne RealisierungsperspektiveDiplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 18.75
Hauptbeschreibung Dieses Buch beschäftigt sich mit der Frage der Realisierung von Minderheitsregierungen in Deutschland. In der Literatur wird diese Form der Regierungsbildung oft das "Skandinavische Modell" genannt, doch beschränkt sich das "Phänomen" nicht allein auf den skandinavischen Raum. Ganz im Gegenteil: Verschiedene Studien sind zu dem... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95
The existence of noticeable 'unified' parties is central to the theory and practice of democracy in general, and to parliamentary democracy in particular. However, legislative studies scholars have good reason to cease treating parties as monolithic, unitary actors, for they evidently are not. The first step in this direction is to ask why one of the... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 105.00
This volume focuses on progressivism's conceptions of democracy. The analysis is interdisciplinary, beginning with a broad-ranging history of working- and middle-class culture in America, and grounded in American pragmatism, with the educator and philosopher, John Dewey, as its central "character." Schutz demonstrates that progressive ideas of democracy... more...