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Rationalizing Parliament

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Rationalizing Parliament examines how institutional arrangements in the French Constitution shape the bargaining strategies of political parties. Professor Huber investigates the decision by French elites to include in the Constitution legislative procedures intended to "rationalize" the policy-making role of parliament and analyses the impact of these procedures on policy outcomes, cabinet stability, and political accountability. Through its use of theories developed in the American politics literature, the study reveals important similarities between legislative politics in the United States and in parliamentary systems and the shortcomings in conventional interpretations of French institutional arrangements.

Book includes underlining and notes in pencil but is otherwise in very good condition with little signs of wear to boards, pages or dust jacket.

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Author(s):
Huber, John D
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
233 x 158 x 17 mm
Edition:
First edition (1996)
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0521562910
ISBN-13:
9780521562911
Number of pages:
215
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Rationalizing Parliament

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Rationalizing Parliament examines how institutional arrangements in the French Constitution shape the bargaining strategies of political parties. Professor Huber investigates the decision by French elites to include in the Constitution legislative procedures intended to "rationalize" the policy-making role of parliament and analyses the impact of these procedures on policy outcomes, cabinet stability, and political accountability. Through its use of theories developed in the American politics literature, the study reveals important similarities between legislative politics in the United States and in parliamentary systems and the shortcomings in conventional interpretations of French institutional arrangements.

Book includes underlining and notes in pencil but is otherwise in very good condition with little signs of wear to boards, pages or dust jacket.

Author(s):
Huber, John D
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
233 x 158 x 17 mm
Edition:
First edition (1996)
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0521562910
ISBN-13:
9780521562911
Number of pages:
215
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Rationalizing Parliament

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