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The answer to the crisis of democracy is not to abandon the ritual of voting on election day

Orr, Graeme (2015) The answer to the crisis of democracy is not to abandon the ritual of voting on election day. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (27 Mar 2015). Website.

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Abstract

Election day is a time when citizens, it could be said, come together to share in their democratic inheritance. Reforms – some old and some new – aimed at increasing electoral participation such as early, postal, and proxy voting, have undermined this, according to Graeme Orr.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/2015/03/03/the-an...
Additional Information: © 2015 The Authors, USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog, The London School of Economics and Political Science.; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Sets: Collections > LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog
Date Deposited: 24 Apr 2015 14:04
Last Modified: 19 May 2020 23:25
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/61726

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