Skip to Content

Book Search

1-4 of 4 results for Author: patrick dumont (sorted by Publication Date, showing all)
  1. The Selection of Ministers around the World

    Edited by Keith Dowding, Patrick Dumont

    Series: Routledge Research on Social and Political Elites

    Governing cabinets are composed of ministers who come and go even as governments march on. They work for the chief executive, the prime minister or the president, for their parties and for the constituent groups from which they come. They are chosen for their role and dismissed from it for all...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. European Integration and Consensus Politics in the Low Countries

    Edited by Hans Vollaard, Jan Beyers, Patrick Dumont

    Series: Europe and the Nation State

    The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg are well-known cases of consensus politics. Decision-making in the Low Countries has been characterized by broad involvement, power sharing and making compromises. These countries were also founding member states of the European Union (EU) and its...

    Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Puzzles of Government Formation

    Coalition Theory and Deviant Cases

    Edited by Rudy W. Andeweg, Lieven De Winter, Patrick Dumont

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    Understanding the formation of governments has always been central to political science. Traditionally this topic has been considered from a rational choice theory perspective and the empirical testing of these theories; however neither approach alone is able to explain a large proportion of actual...

    Published March 31st 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Selection of Ministers in Europe

    Hiring and Firing

    Edited by Keith Dowding, Patrick Dumont

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This volume discusses the formation of government cabinets within twenty European democracies, providing the institutional background to the selection and de-selection of ministers. Exploring the historical and constitutional context to cabinet formation, this volume proceeds to provide vital data...

    Published November 17th 2008 by Routledge

Simple Book Search

  1. Date-range:

Advanced Book Search

We suggest filling in as few fields as possible – this usually retrieves the best selection of search results.

Search Options
  1. Date-range: