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Democratic Decline and Democratic Renewal: Political Change in Britain, Australia and New Zealand

Democratic Decline and Democratic Renewal: Political Change in Britain, Australia and New Zealand

The story of liberal democracy over the last half century has been a triumphant one in many ways, with the number of democracies increasing from a minority of states to a significant majority. Yet substantial problems afflict democratic states, and while the number of democratic countries has expanded, democratic practice has contracted. This book introduces a novel framework for evaluating the rise and decline of democratic governance. Examining three mature democratic countries – Britain, A…

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