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Authorisation and Authenticity: Representation and the Unelected

Saward, Michael (2009). Authorisation and Authenticity: Representation and the Unelected. Journal of Political Philosophy, 17(1) pp. 1–22.

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This article examines critically a variety of claims to be representative that are made by unelected political actors, and offers criteria for assessing these claims.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2008 Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2008 The Authors
ISSN: 1467-9760
Keywords: political representation; democracy; social movements; election; representative claim
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Politics and International Studies
Social Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
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Item ID: 10431
Depositing User: Michael Saward
Date Deposited: 22 Jan 2009 07:37
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2016 16:52
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