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How democratic is the UK’s ‘Westminster Plurality Rule’ electoral system?

Dunleavy, Patrick ORCID: 0000-0002-2650-6398 (2016) How democratic is the UK’s ‘Westminster Plurality Rule’ electoral system? Democratic Audit UK (11 Jan 2016). Website.

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As part of the 2017 Audit of UK Democracy, Patrick Dunleavy and DA staff examine a topic of foundational importance for any liberal democracy – how well does its electoral system (in this case the Westminster Plurality Rule, aka First Past the Post) convert votes into seats?

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Government
Public Policy Group
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > Democratic Audit Blog
Departments > Government
Research centres and groups > LSE Public Policy Group
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2017 10:27
Last Modified: 23 Jul 2020 23:14

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