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Principles of Representative Government

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ISBN-10: 0521458919

ISBN-13: 9780521458917

Edition: 1997

Authors: Bernard Manin, John Dunn, Jack Goody, Geoffrey Hawthorn

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Manin's thesis is that representative government should be understood as a combination of democratic and undemocratic, aristocratic elements. He develops his argument by examining the historical moments when the present arrangements were chosen.
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Book details

List price: $63.99
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 2/28/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.02" wide x 8.98" long x 0.55" tall
Weight: 1.012
Language: English

Introduction
Direct democracy and representation: selection of officials in Athens
The triumph of election
The principle of distinction
A democratic aristocracy
The verdict of the people
Metamorphoses of representative government
Conclusion
Index