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Mandates and Democracy

Susan C. Stokes

Mandates and Democracy

Neoliberalism by Surprise in Latin America (Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics)

by Susan C. Stokes

  • 140 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Political economy,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Political Science,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Latin America,
  • General,
  • Democracy--Latin America,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Democracy,
  • 1980-,
  • 1982-,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7754670M
    ISBN 100521801184
    ISBN 109780521801188

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Sometimes politicians run for office promising one set of policies, and if. Book description. Sometimes politicians run for office promising one set of policies, and if they win, switch to very different ones. Latin American presidents in recent years have frequently run promising to avoid pro-market reforms and harsh economic adjustment, then win and transform immediately into enthusiastic market by: Read this book on Questia.

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I study this question through the lens of eco. The democratic aspiration of rule by the people requires that the people know — are told — what they are really voting on. The clarity and consistency of messages from candidates to voters matters deeply to the quality of democracy.

What sort of a mandate a government can claim, and what a government is entitled to do in office, depends heavily upon how the campaign.

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Stokes's careful use of formal methodology combined with gestaltlich understanding of particular elections is a model that graduate and advanced undergraduate students would do well to /5(4).

Yes, of course Jeremy Corbyn has a mandate as the elected leader of the party with a huge majority, but that certainly can’t trump the mandate given to Labour MPs by the millions of UK voters in the general election little more than four months ago.

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"Mandates and Democracy is a useful book for those concerned with Latin American democratic institutions and political behavior. Stokes's careful use of formal methodology combined with gestaltlich understanding of particular elections is a model that graduate and advanced undergraduate students would do well to emulate." Journal of Politics.

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This book is the first major, genuinely comparative study of. Most political scientists adopt the view that politicians seek rents and will lie their way into office in order to extract rents.

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