Introduction: the future of democracy

Adeney, Katharine and Taggart, Paul (2015) Introduction: the future of democracy. Government and Opposition, 50 (3). pp. 325-335. ISSN 0017-257X

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In this article the special issue on the future of democracy is introduced with a
discussion of the rationale and a brief overview of the contributions that follow.
In addition the authors highlight four major themes that run through the special issue. These themes are: the measurement of democracy, the importance of time and context for understanding democracy, the importance of institutions in the process of democratization, and the differential role of government and opposition in democracy. The article finishes with a conclusion about the plural nature and possible futures for democracy.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Demmocracy
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Politics
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General) > JF0020 General. Comparative government > JF0051 General works. History
Depositing User: Paul Taggart
Date Deposited: 01 Oct 2015 13:14
Last Modified: 12 Oct 2021 10:30

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