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Book review: numbers rule: the vexing mathematics of democracy, from Plato to the present

Dunleavy, Patrick (2010) Book review: numbers rule: the vexing mathematics of democracy, from Plato to the present. British Politics and Policy at LSE (31 Oct 2010) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Patrick Dunleavy reviews a fascinating, but flawed, history of democratic thinking from an American perspective. It throws often unexpected light on democratic innovations through the ages; and if the government’s project to slice the UK electorate up into equal constituencies is your bag, you can get stuck in here.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2010 The Author
Library of Congress subject classification: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Q Science > QA Mathematics
Sets: Departments > Government
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Research centres and groups > LSE Public Policy Group
Research centres and groups > Global Public Policy Network (GPPN)
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2011 10:44
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/39783/

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