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The Scope of Government$
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Ole Borre and Elinor Scarbrough

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780198294740

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0198294743.001.0001

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The Scope of Government

The Scope of Government

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The Scope of Government

Ole Borre (Contributor Webpage)

Michael Goldsmith

Oxford University Press

This introductory chapter sets out the book's objective and clarifies the basic concepts relating to the relationships between government and governed, and their implications for democratic legitimation and governability. It explains the type of statistical data used to study these relationships, and briefly summarizes the structure of the book.

Keywords:   democratic legitimation, governability, scope of government

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