A case study of the Irish referendum on the Lisbon Treaty
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The chapter presents an analysis of the reasons why the Irish voters rejected the Lisbon Treaty in the referendum in 2008. It is shown that class-voting is still a potent factor explaining the outcomes of referendums.

Direct democracy

A comparative study of the theory and practice of government by the people


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