Electoral Systems in Comparative Perspective: Their Impact by Joseph F. Zimmerman

By Joseph F. Zimmerman

This comparative examine of electoral strategies, tendencies, and key concerns is the 1st to accommodate the illustration of ladies and minorities around the globe. Wilma Rule and Joseph Zimmerman have introduced jointly a world group of students who exhibit why there's gross underrepresentation of girls and minorities the world over and who learn the cultural, socio-economic, and political boundaries to their destiny electoral successes. the students describe the present scenario in 20 nations in numerous areas and aspect to methods for girls and minorities to reinforce positions politically. this article is meant for classes in comparative politics, political events and elections, ladies in politics, and minority politics.

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