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Why Bother with Elections?

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ISBN-10: 1509526609

ISBN-13: 9781509526604

Edition: 2017

Authors: Adam Przeworski

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Why bother with elections? With the collapse of traditional parties around the world and with many pundits predicting a ′crisis of democracy′, the value of elections as a method for selecting by whom and how we are governed is being questioned. What are the virtues and weaknesses of elections?� Are there limitations to what they can realistically achieve? In this deeply-informed and wide-ranging book world-renowned democratic theorist Adam Przeworski offers a warts-and-all analysis of elections and the ways in which they affect our lives. Elections, he argues, are inherently imperfect but they remain the least bad way of choosing our rulers. Even if their imperfections could be addressed,…    
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Book details

List price: $30.95
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication date: 1/5/2018
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 210
Size: 5.40" wide x 8.20" long x 0.60" tall
Weight: 0.396
Language: English