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Published: 17 March 2022

224 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780192897145

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Beyond Presidentialism and Parliamentarism

Democratic Design and the Separation of Powers

Steffen Ganghof

  • An open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 licence
  • Identifies a neglected form of government that combines the strengths of parliamentary and presidential systems
  • Analyzes how competing visions of democracy are balanced in 23 countries and six Australian states
  • Explores the normative foundations of different forms of government
  • Develops new and innovative constitutional designs for democratic systems