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Democracy and Institutional Development

Spain in Comparative Theoretical Perspective

Editors: Field, B., Hamann, K. (Eds.)

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This book analyzes Spanish political parties and institutions in comparative theoretical perspective. Two primary themes are addressed: institutionalization and the distribution of institutionalization in the polity, and the relationship between institutional design and representation .

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Bonnie N. Field is an Associate Professor of Global Studies at Bentley University, USA.

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Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Introduction: The Institutionalization of Democracy in Spain

    Pages 1-22

    Field, Bonnie N. (et al.)

  • Party Development in Democratic Spain: Life-Cycle, Generation, or Period Effect?

    Pages 23-43

    Biezen, Ingrid

  • Interparty Politics in Spain: The Role of Informal Institutions

    Pages 44-67

    Field, Bonnie N.

  • Speaking for Place or for Party? Territorial Representation and the Legislative Behavior of Deputies in the Spanish Congress

    Pages 68-89

    Montero, Alfred P.

  • The Power of Committees in the Spanish Congress of Deputies

    Pages 90-109

    Maurer, Lynn M.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Democracy and Institutional Development
Book Subtitle
Spain in Comparative Theoretical Perspective
Editors
  • B. Field
  • K. Hamann
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-59498-2
DOI
10.1057/9780230594982
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-21926-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-30476-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 253
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