Parliaments and politics

a study in the machinery of democratic government.
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SeriesBackground handbook, no. 5
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. illus., map.
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Open LibraryOL16866927M

Philip Cowley is Professor of Parliamentary Government at the University of Nottingham. He is the author/editor of seven books and more than 50 articles, including articles for the British Journal of Political Science, Party Politics and the British Journal of Politics & International Relations.

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Even in the comparatively simple field of mere political action, delegation destroys freedom. Parliaments have everywhere proved irreconcilable with democracy.

They are not the people. They are oligarchies, and those oligarchies are corrupt because they pretend to a false character and to be, or to mirror, the nation. The problem with Peter Dutton, writes Christopher Pyne in this chapter from his new book, is that he didnt understand his place in the political solar system.

His colleagues regarded him as a. In a new book, Parliament, the duo elegantly connects architecture to the political process. XML identified just five typologies for parliament buildings.

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Max Weber offers the main intellectual inspiration, Westminster parliament provides the main historical reference and the author’s studies on parliamentary procedure and rhetoric provide the background for the book.