Comparative European Politics

Gives an introduction to the institutional regimes of countries in Western Europe.

Comparative European Politics

Gives an introduction to the institutional regimes of countries in Western Europe. This title provides a complete coverage of individual countries or group of countries, as well as to the European Union allowing readers to draw sophisticated comparisons between countries. Each chapter also explores political parties, elections and electoral rules.

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Political Institutions in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Josep Maria Colomer
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This is a clear, lucid introduction to the institutional regimes of fifteen countries in western Europe written by an outstanding group of European political scientists. New to the revised second edition: * comprehensive coverage of the political institutions of 15 European countries, including Great Britain, Ireland, Germany, France, Italy, Spain,
Comparative European Politics
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Josep Maria Colomer
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

Gives an introduction to the institutional regimes of countries in Western Europe. This title provides a complete coverage of individual countries or group of countries, as well as to the European Union allowing readers to draw sophisticated comparisons between countries. Each chapter also explores political parties, elections and electoral rules.
The Political Economy of State-Business Relations in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Rainer Eising
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-02 - Publisher: Routledge

The delegation of policy-competencies to the European Union has changed the context in which national actors form their interests and represent them. Shaping European markets and societies, EU regulation has important effects in the member states. This book analyses how business interest organizations respond to this challenge and what strategies
State Formation, Parties and Democracy
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Hans Daalder
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-01 - Publisher: ECPR Press

This volume re-publishes classical studies by Hans Daalder on three major themes: the different paths towards state formation in Europe; their effect on parties and party systems and their alleged crises; and the rise and merits of the consociational democracy model. The book throws a unique light on the development
Contemporary European Politics
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: José M. Magone
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-03 - Publisher: Routledge

In this important new introductory textbook, José Magone provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to contemporary European politics. The unification of the European continent since the Fall of the Berlin wall in 1989 and the collapse of communist regimes in Central and Eastern Europe has changed the nature of European