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Degrees of Democracy
Cambridge University Press
9780521868334 - Degrees of Democracy - Politics, Public Opinion, and Policy - By Stuart N. Soroka and Christopher Wlezien
Index

Index

Almond, Gabriel 17

Althaus, Scott L. 18, 66, 148

appropriations

See government spending

Arrow, Kenneth J. 17

Bartels, Larry M. 12, 146, 148, 149, 161

Baumgartner, Frank R. 29, 169, 186

Bentham, Jeremy 5, 6, 20

budget authority 81

budgetary policy

See government spending

Burke, Edmund 1, 5, 16, 144, 179

Burstein, Paul 13, 44, 143, 172

Canadian Opinion Research Archive 184

Converse, Philip E. 12, 17, 18, 20, 148, 156

Cox, Gary W. 9, 53, 54

cybernetics 15

Dahl, Robert A. 3, 9, 46, 146

decentralization 50, 175

Deutsch, Karl W. 14, 15, 25, 38, 59, 177

divisions of power

horizontal 53–7

vertical 49–53

Downs, Anthony 9

Easton, David 14, 15, 25, 177

efficiency

See system efficiency

electoral systems 47

See also representation, electoral

Erikson, Robert S. 7, 11, 12, 13, 18, 20, 122, 147

Eulau, Heinz 12, 13

federalism

See divisions of power, vertical

Federalist Papers. 9, 16, 179

feedback

negative 15–16, 25, 95, 169

positive 29–30, 117, 169

Fenno, Richard 6, 40, 46, 167

Fiorina, Morris P. 2, 12, 36, 137

Franklin, Mark N. 29, 43, 57

Geer, John 2, 40, 44, 46, 121

Gilens, Martin 71, 149, 161

government spending

decisions versus outputs 78

dimensionality of 84

functional definitions 80

measurement of 78

and federalism 82

Habermas, Jurgen 140

issue publics 19, 20, 44, 144, 158, 170

issue salience 43

Jacobs, Lawrence R. 29, 37, 41, 141, 143, 146, 150

Johnston, Richard 18, 140

Jones, Bryan D. 29, 44, 169, 181, 186

Kingdon, John W. 6, 12, 37, 143

Kuklinski, James H. 12, 43, 44, 137, 148, 149

Kymlicka, Will 6, 7

Lijphart, Arend 8, 9, 47

Lippmann, Walter 17, 20

Lupia, Arthur 18, 31, 34, 35, 54, 148, 149, 170

mass media 42, 43, 45, 46, 61, 173, 182

Mayhew, David R. 12, 36, 137

Mill, John Stuart 2, 5, 9, 16, 179

Miller, Warren E. 7, 11, 17, 43

Monroe, Alan 13, 71, 172

National Election Study 18, 27, 149

National Opinion Research Archive 183

Norris Pippa 8, 31, 171

Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 81, 184, 185

outlays

See government spending

Page, Benjamin I. 13, 19, 20, 29, 30, 33, 71, 144, 149, 150, 157, 173

parlimentary system

See divisions of power, horizontal

party manifestos 11

Pitkin, Hanna 5, 10, 12, 16, 140, 144

policy representation

See representation

political parties

and policy 39–40

polling agencies

Angus Reid 186

Environics 65, 66, 151, 184

Gallup 32, 65, 66, 151, 183, 186

Trendex 111, 112, 113, 114, 184

polls

in policymaking 40–1

Popkin, Samuel L. 31, 34, 148

Powell, G. Bingham, Jr. 8, 36, 47, 48, 50, 58, 61

presidential system

See divisions of power, horizontal

Presidentialism

See divisions of power, horizontal

public opinion

aggregate rationality 33

ignorance of 16–18

possibilities for informed opinion 18–20, 30–5

See also public preferences

Public Policy Institute of California 185

public preferences

“net support,” 67

dimensionality of 75–8

measurement of 26–8, 64–5, 67–9

public “mood,” 72–5

public responsiveness

and democracy 14

mechanics of 22–6

standardized coefficients for 95

relative preferences 24, 28

See also public opinion

Rawls, John 146

representation

and electoral competition 46, 54

descriptive representation 5–8

dyadic representation 12

electoral representation 8–10

opinion representation 11

policy representation 10–4

mechanics of 35–8

standardized coefficients for 132

responsiveness

See public preferences: public responsiveness

Riker, William 17

roll-calls 11, 12, 13, 149

Roper Center for Public Opinion Research 66, 113, 114, 152, 184

Rousseau, Jena-Jacques 2, 4, 10, 146

salience

See issue salience

Sartori, Giovanni 9

Schaatschneider, E. E. 172

Schumpeter, Joseph 9, 17

Shapiro, Robert Y. 12, 13, 19, 20, 29, 30, 33, 37, 41, 71, 141, 143, 149, 157, 173, 184

Sniderman, Paul M. 19, 31, 34, 148, 149

spending

See government spending

Statistics Canada 82, 121, 184, 185, 186

Stimson, James A. 13, 72, 76, 122, 149

system efficiency 21, 59, 60, 168, 178, 180, 181

systems analysis

See cybernetics

thermostatic model

definition of 3, 22–3

Tsebelis 54, 58

veto players 58

vote-seat function 8, 9, 10

Wiener, Norbert 14, 15

Wright, Gerald C. 12, 13

Zaller, John 18, 30, 156




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