Journals Higher Education



18 May 2012

280 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199592791

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Constitutional Referendums

A Theory of Republican Deliberation

Stephen Tierney

Oxford Constitutional Theory

  • The first full-length analysis of constitutional referendums, examining their democratic legitimacy and growing role in modern constitutional politics
  • Provides a full analysis of the issues involved in referendum design, aiding constitutional lawyers and theorists working on the creation and operation of referendums
  • Draws on comparative research of the practice of constitutional referendums around the world to offer an analytic taxonomy of their current use

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