Representing Europe's citizens? : electoral institutions and the failure of parliamentary representation /Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007Description: xiii, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780199285020 (alk. paper); 0199285020 (alk. paper).Subject(s): European Parliament -- Elections | Representative government and representation -- European Union countries | Political participation -- European Union countriesOnline resources: Table of contents only | Contributor biographical information | Publisher description
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Epoka University Library
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-227) and index.
Introduction : representing Europe's citizens? -- Giving the people what they want : public attitudes to representation in the EU -- Electoral institutions and political representation -- Representation and electoral systems in Europe -- Representation in Europe : the institution and the individuals -- Electoral institutions and geographical representation -- Electoral reform and the British MEP -- Life under list : representing a region -- Conclusion : the failure of parliamentary representation in Europe.