The Resource The presidentialization of politics : a comparative study of modern democracies, edited by Thomas Poguntke and Paul Webb

The presidentialization of politics : a comparative study of modern democracies, edited by Thomas Poguntke and Paul Webb

Label
The presidentialization of politics : a comparative study of modern democracies
Title
The presidentialization of politics
Title remainder
a comparative study of modern democracies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas Poguntke and Paul Webb
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book examines the changing role of political parties and political leadership in fourteen modern democracies. As well as examining cross-national differences, it also analyses how modern democracies are increasingly following a presidential logic of governance"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
IUL
Dewey number
324.2/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
JF251
LC item number
.P75 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Comparative politics
Label
The presidentialization of politics : a comparative study of modern democracies, edited by Thomas Poguntke and Paul Webb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The presidentialization of politics in democratic societies : a framework for analysis / Thomas Poguntke and Paul Webb -- The British prime minister : much more than 'first among equals' / Richard Heffernan and Paul Webb -- A presidentializing party state? : the Federal Republic of Germany / Thomas Poguntke -- Presidentialization, Italian style / Mauro Calise -- The presidentialization of Spanish democracy : sources of prime ministerial power in post-Franco Spain / Ingrid van Biezen and Jonathan Hopkin -- The Low Countries : from 'prime minister' to president-minister / Stefaan Fiers and André Krouwel -- Denmark : presidentialization in a consensual democracy / Karina Pedersen and Tim Knudsen -- 'President persson' : how did Sweden get him? / Nicholas Aylott -- Canada : executive dominance and presidentialization / Herman Bakvīs and Steven B. Wolinetz -- Dyarchic presidentialization in a presidentialized polity : the French Fifth Republic / Ben Clift -- Finland : let the force be with the leader, but who is the leader? / Heikki Paloheimo -- The presidentialization of Portuguese democracy? / Marina Costa Lobo -- The failure of presidential parliamentarism : constitutional versus structural presidentialization in Israel's parliamentary democracy / Reuven Y. Hazan -- The semi-sovereign American prince : the dilemma of an independent president in a presidential government / Sergio Fabbrini -- The presidentialization of contemporary democratic politics : evidence, causes, and consequences / Paul Webb and Thomas Poguntke
Control code
ocn298443042
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 361 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191530821
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21150941
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)298443042
  • sks0191530824

Library Locations

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