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Activism or Democracy? Judicial Review of Prerogative Powers and Executive Action

Andrew Banfield and Greg Flynn.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2015; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Political Institutions; Law and Politics; Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; UK Politics. 7934 words.

There is ongoing concern over the appropriateness of judicial supervison over legislative and executive action in Westminster democracies. This article addresses these concerns through...

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Addressing the Gender Gap in R2P

Sara Davies.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Law and Politics. 9495 words.

Since its inception, the responsibility to protect (R2P) principle has been progressively narrowed in its scope and application in order to capture widespread support from governments and...

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The African Union

Kwesi Aning and Frank Okyere.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Law and Politics. 8297 words.

The African Union has been acclaimed for its effort in adopting policies that seek to protect civilian populations from mass atrocity crimes. It has transited from the principle of...

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Alasdair MacIntyre, <i>After Virtue</i>

John R. Wallach.

in The Oxford Handbook of Classics in Contemporary Political Theory

P ublished online February 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Political Theory; Law and Politics. 6203 words.

This essay discusses the contribution of Alasdair MacIntyre’s After Virtue (1981) to a generation of moral theory. Pitched as a critique of liberal individualism (e.g., Rawls), modernity...

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All I'm Asking, Is For a Little Respect: Assessing the Performance of Britain's Most Successful Radical Left Party<sup>1</sup>

Timothy Peace.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 8437 words.

This article offers an overview of the genesis, development and decline of the Respect Party, a rare example of a radical left party which has achieved some degree of success in the UK. It...

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‘All the Time His Wife’: Portrayals of First Ladies in the Israeli Press

Dafna Lemish and Gili Drob.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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The Amazing Mrs Politician: Television Entertainment and Women in Politics

Valentina Cardo.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2011; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 7144 words.

The Amazing Mrs. Pritchard was the first British television series production that featured a woman Prime Minister, backed by an all-women party and elected by the large...

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An American democracy network: factors shaping the future of on-line political campaigns

S Docter, WH Dutton and A Elberse.

in Parliamentary Affairs

July 1999; p ublished online July 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

California's Centre for Governmental Studies developed the Democracy Network (DNet), one of the most innovative electronic voter guides on the Internet. This article looks at the motivations...

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The American mayor: elections and institutions

PE Peterson.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 2000; p ublished online October 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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Anatomy of a Labour Landslide

PIPPA NORRIS.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 1997; p ublished online October 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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