Cambridge studies in the theory of democracy.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-229) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1.Introduction Part I. A Remedy for the Problems of Unanimity: 2. Prelude: Acclamation and Aggregation in the Ancient World; 3. Unanimitas to a Two-Thirds Vote: Medieval Origins of Supermajority Rule; 4. Unanimity and Supermajority Rule in Eighteenth-Century France Part II. A Remedy for the Porblems of Majority Rule: 5. Equality, Majority Rule, and Supermajorities; 6. Constitutionalism without Supermajorities; 7. Constitutionalism under Complex Majoritarianism 8. Conclusion.
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New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014.