Democracy within parties : candidate selection methods and their political consequences / Reuven Y. Hazan and Gideon Rahat.Material type: BookSeries: Comparative politics (Oxford University Press): Publisher: New York, N. Y. : Oxford University Press, c2010Description: vii, 212 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780199572540.Subject(s): Political parties | Political candidates -- Selection and appointmentDDC classification: 324.2 H428
Fall 2011 Selected Accessions List.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -199) and indexes.
What is candidate selection and why is it important for understanding politics? -- Candidate selection methods : a framework for analysis. Candidacy ; The selectorate ; Decentralization ; Appointment and voting systems -- The political consequences of candidate selection methods. Participation ; Representation ; Competition ; Responsiveness ; Candidate selection, political parties, and democracy.