Maravall, Jose Maria and Adam Przeworski, Editors. Democracy and the Rule of Law. Cambridge University Press, October 2003. 334 pp., diagram, table. Hardcover. New. $65. * Addresses why governments obey the law in some cases and ignore it in others. The authors offer a positive explanation in which the rule of law results from the strategic choices of relevant actors. Contributors: Robert J. Barros, John Ferejohn, Biancamaria Fontana, Roberto Gargarella, Carlo Guarnieri, Stephen Holmes, Jose Maria Maravall, Pasquale Pasquino, Adam Przeworski, Ignacio Sanchez-Cuenca, Catalina Smulovitz, Michel Troper and Barry R. Weingast.
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