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Challenging Citizens, Democratic Innovations at the Local Level, Pavel Saradín [and five others]

Table Of Contents
Intro -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Contributors -- List of Figures -- List of Schemes -- List of Tables -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- References -- Chapter 2: Democratic Innovations -- References -- Chapter 3: Reforms and Political Participation -- Political Participation -- The Condition of Local Politics -- Direct Election of the Mayor -- Recall of Mayors -- Discussion -- References -- Chapter 4: Democratic Innovations in Three Countries -- Introduction -- Mini-publics -- Referendums and Citizen Initiative -- Collaborative Governance -- Digital Participation -- Participation in Municipalities -- Conclusions and Discussion -- References -- Chapter 5: Programme Local Agenda 21 and Healthy Cities of the Czech Republic Association: Testing the Causality Between HCCZ Membership and Implementation of Selected Democratic Innovation (GIS) -- Introduction -- Theoretical Starting Points -- Local Agenda 21 and Association of Healthy Cities of the Czech Republic -- Research Design and Methodology -- Empirical Results -- Testing the Causality Between HCCZ Membership and Implementation of GIS -- Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 6: Political and Economic Characteristics of Municipalities in the Czech Republic and Slovakia: Role of Municipal Dynamics and Support Resources in the Implementation of Democratic Innovations -- Introduction -- Political and Economic Predictors of Democratic Innovations Implementation at the Local Level: A Brief Introduction of Existing Research and Theoretical Starting Points -- Data and Methodology -- Empirical Observations -- Discussion and Conclusions -- References -- Chapter 7: Innovative and Interactive Political Communication at the Local Level? Experience from the Czech Republic, Poland, and Slovakia -- Introduction -- Specific Characteristics of Political Communication at the Local Level
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non fiction
First edition.
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1 online resource (184 pages)
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