Electoral systems : a comparative introduction /
by Farrell, David M.Material type: BookPublisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xiii, 279 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781403912312 (pbk.); 1403912319 (pbk.); 9780230546783 (hbk.); 0230546781 (hbk.).Subject(s): Elections | Representative government and representationOnline resources: Cover image
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Epoka University Library
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Machine generated contents note: -- The Study of Electoral Systems -- The Single Member Plurality System and its Cousins -- Majority Electoral Systems : Two-Round Systems and the Alternative Vote -- The List Systems of Proportional Representation -- Mixed-Member Systems -- The Single Transferable Vote System of Proportional Representation -- The Consequences of Electoral Systems -- The Politics of Electoral System Design -- Electoral Systems and Electoral Institutions -- Electoral Systems and Stability.
"Electoral Systems examines the six principle types of electoral system currently in use in more than seventy of the world's democracies. A common format is adopted throughout, dealing with explanations of how the system operates and its effects on the political system."-- Provided by publisher.