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The Australian experience shows how an elected House of Lords may present a democratic dilemma

Archer, Robin (2012) The Australian experience shows how an elected House of Lords may present a democratic dilemma. British Politics and Policy at LSE (09 May 2012). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

The experience of Australia provides important lessons in considering the Lords reform in the UK. In the first of a two article series, Robin Archer maintains that an elected upper house may obstruct the House of Commons and cannot be relied upon to act in accordance with conventions that limit its power vis-à-vis the lower chamber.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
Sets: Departments > Sociology
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2013 10:52
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2013 10:52
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/48299

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