http://www.tfd.org.tw/docs/dj0201/Christophe%20Premat.pdfRecension d'ouvrage : Bruno Kaufmann, Rolf Büchi, and Nadja Braun, eds., Guidebook to Direct Democracy in Switzerland and Beyond, 2007 Edition (Bern: Initiative and Referendum Institute Europe,...
If the feelings of frustration against the representative system are expressed by populism, it is crucial to question the link between a disappointment vis-à-vis the institutions and the semi-direct democracy instruments. By comparing France and Unit...
The author analyzes the growing use of referenda in local politics in France and Germany. If participatory instruments are promoted in both countries, the Reunification in Germany helped to implement referenda and popular initiatives at local level w...