Title Coalition government and party mandate : how coalition agreements constrain ministerial action / Catherine Moury.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2012.
Author Moury, Catherine.
Date 01-01-2012
Physical description xi, 164 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Routledge research on social and political elites ; 1
Routledge research on social and political elites ; 1.
Item 352.293094 MOU (Copy 1) MAIN-MONO 297956 INLIBRARY
Major subject Cabinet
Coalition (Politics)
Comparative government
Decision making
Minor subject Belgium
Case studies
International comparisons
Overseas item
LCSH Cabinet officers -- Europe -- Case studies.
Coalition governments -- Europe -- Case studies.
Comparative government.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9780203084045
Contents Introduction -- Theorizing coalition agreements -- Methodological choices -- Case study one: Germany (by Catherine Moury and Mark Ferguson) -- Case study two: Belgium -- Case study three: the Netherlands (by Catherine Moury and Arco Timmermans) -- Case study four: Italy -- Coalition agreements and cabinet decision-making in four countries -- Explaining variation across cases: preliminary findings -- Conclusion.
LCN 460169
Item ID 297956
Database Library Catalogue