Segmented Representation: Political Party Strategies in Unequal Democracies

Segmented Representation: Political Party Strategies in Unequal Democracies

by Juan Pablo Luna Farina

Hardcover

$120.00
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Tuesday, March 26

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199642649
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 06/17/2014
Series: Oxford Studies in Democratization (Hardcover)
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Juan Pablo Luna Farina, Associate Professor, Instituto de Ciencia Politica, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Juan Pablo Luna Farina is interested in the analysis of political parties and democratic representation, the political effects of inequality, and the nature of state institutions. In 2010 he co-authored the book Latin American Party Systems (Cambridge University Press). His dissertation research was awarded the 2008 Juan Linz Best Dissertation Award by the Comparative Democratization Section of APSA. His work has appeared in Comparative Political Studies, Politica y Gobierno, Revista de Ciencia Politica, Latin American Politics and Society, International Political Science Review, Third World Quarterly, Journal of Latin American Studies, the Journal of Democracy, Perfiles Latinoamericanos, and Democratization. He has held visiting positions at Princeton University (2008), Brown University (2011), and Harvard University (2013). He is Associate Professor, Instituto de Ciencia Politica, PUC-Chile.

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Segmented Electoral Appeals: A Descriptive Framework
2. Patterns of Party-Voter Linkages in Chile and Uruguay: A Stylized Description of the Pre-1973 and Post-Transitional Periods
3. Socioeconomic Segmentation of Party-Voter Linkages in Post-transitional Chile and Uruguay
4. Territorial Segmentation of Party-Voter Linkages in Post-transitional Chile and Uruguay
5. Strategic Harmonization of Segmented Linkages: The UDI and Frente Amplio in Comparative Perspective
6. Causal Induction: Explaining Linkage Structures in Chile and Uruguay
7. Plausibility Tests: Out-of-Sample Cases
8. Conclusion
Bibliography

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews