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Title Losers' consent : elections and democratic legitimacy / Christopher J. Anderson ... [and others]
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 222 pages) : illustrations
Series Comparative politics
Comparative politics
Summary 'Losers' Consent' shows how being able to accept losing is one of the central requirements of democracy, and provides a major new contribution to our understanding of political legitimacy comparative political behaviour, and democratic stability
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Legitimacy of governments.
Losers -- Attitudes.
Political candidates -- Attitudes.
Political psychology.
Consensus (Social sciences)
Comparative government.
Form Electronic book
Author Anderson, Christopher, 1966-
ISBN 9780191602719 ebook
019160271X ebook