Title:Revisão Constitucional: Ideologia & Vouchers Políticos Author(s):VASCONCELOS VILAÇA, GuilhermeDate:2011Citation:
- José A. TAVARES, Miguel POIARES PESSOA MADURO, Nuno GAROUPA and Pedro MAGALHÃES (eds), A Constituição Revista. Lisboa, Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos, 2011, 19-22
Type:Contribution to bookAbstract:In this article I briefly sketch two ideas regarding a future constitutional amendment in Portugal. First, I propose that we abandon the belief according to which amending the Constitution (the text) solves all national ...
Title:Cleavage Research: A Critical Appraisal Author(s):FRANKLIN, Mark N.Date:2010Citation:
- Zsolt ENYEDI and Kevin DEEGAN-KRAUSE (eds), The Structure of Political Competition in Western Europe, London/Abingdon, Routledge, 2011, 234-244, The West European Politics Series
Type:Contribution to bookAbstract:This chapter reviews the subfield of cleavage research - the sub-field within which this special issue fits. It assesses the strengths and weaknesses of the sub-field and characterises it as (with some shining exceptions) ...
Title:Reinventing Europe. Social Movement Activists as Critical Europeanists Author(s):DELLA PORTA, DonatellaDate:2010Citation:
- Simon TEUNE (ed.), The Transnational Condition. Protest Dynamics in an Entangled Europe, New York/Oxford, Berghahn Books, 2010, 113-128
Type:Contribution to bookAbstract:This chapter reports on results of surveys with activists participating in different editions of the European social forum. It argues that, even thought they tend to express strong criticism of the EU political and policy ...
Title:Movimenti sociali, terrorismo, istituzioni Author(s):DELLA PORTA, DonatellaDate:2010Citation:
- Marc LAZAR and Marie Anne MATARD-BONUCCI (eds), Il libro degli anni di piombo. Storia e memoria del terrorismo italiano, Milano, Rizzoli, 2010, 175-190
Type:Contribution to bookAbstract:This chapter presents an analysis of the evolution of left-wing political violence in Italy. It points at the relevance of a relational analysis, that takes into account the interactions of differen actors as well as their ...
Title:How much 'second-order' were the European Parliamentary Elections 2009? Author(s):TRECHSEL, Alexander H.Date:2010Citation:
- Wojciech GAGATEK (ed.), The 2009 Elections to the European Parliament - Country Reports, Florence, European University Institute, 2010, 3-12
Type:Contribution to book
Title:The Impact of Protest Movements on the Establishment: Dimensions, models, approaches Author(s):GIUGNI, Marco; BOSI, LorenzoDate:2012Citation:
- Kathrin FAHLENBRACH, Martin KLIMKE, Joachim SCHARLOTH and Laura WONG (eds), The 'Establishment' Responds: Power, politics and protest since 1945, New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2012, Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series, 17-28
Type:Contribution to bookAbstract:A broad consensus exists within the literature on collective action that protest movements can have a multitude of important, intended, and unintended impacts on the establishment. There is, however, less agreement on how ...
Title:Movimenti sociali e Stato democratico Author(s):DELLA PORTA, DonatellaDate:2010Citation:
- Alessandro PIZZORNO (ed.), La democrazia di fronte allo stato. Una discussione sulle difficoltà della politica moderna, Milano, Feltrinelli, 2010, Annali della Fondazione Feltrinelli, 193-232
Type:Contribution to bookAbstract:The chapter analyses the evolution of conceptions and practices of democracies in social movements in the last three centuries. It looks at the role played by social movements before first democratization through the ...
Title:The Election in Context Author(s):MAIR, PeterDate:2011Citation:
- Michael GALLAGHER and Michael MARSH (eds), How Ireland Voted 2011: The full story of Ireland's earthquake election, Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillan, 2011, 283-297
Type:Contribution to bookAbstract:In present circumstances...democracy in Ireland is also becoming a democracy without choices, one in which elections might continue to be full of drama, sound and fury, but in which the outcomes signify little.
Title:Human Rights and Democracy: Is There a Place for Actual People(s)? Author(s):KRATOCHWIL, FriedrichDate:2011Citation:
- Ulrich FASTENRATH, Rudolf GEIGER, Daniel-Erasmus KHAN, Andreas PAULUS, Sabine VON SCHORLEMER and Christoph VEDDER (eds), From Bilateralism to Community Interest: Essays in Honour of Bruno Simma, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2011, 488-504
Type:Contribution to book