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Constitutional conventions: the rules and forms of political accountability

Constitutional conventions: the rules and forms of political accountability

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Geoffrey Marshall
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1984
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/constitutional-conventions-the-rules-and-forms-of-political-accountability/ (Stable identifier)

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Online version: Marshall, Geoffrey. Constitutional conventions. Oxford: Clarendon Press ; New York: Oxford University Press, 1984 (OCoLC)562996688

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XVI, 247 pages ; 23 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Constitutional conventions: the rules and forms of political accountability is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publishers: Clarendon PressOxford University Press
  • Responsable Person: Geoffrey Marshall.
  • Publication Date: 1984
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 34 editions
  • First edition Date: 1984
  • Last edition Date: 1993
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD3989
  • Dewey Code: 342.410292
  • ISBN: 019876183X 9780198761839 019876202X 9780198762027
  • OCLC: 9895482

Main Contents

Part 1 Time-series analysis and population reconstruction: inverse projection and demographic fluctuations – a critical assessment of new methods, Ronald D. Lee; generalized inverse projection, Jim Oeppen; benchmarks for a new inverse population projection programme, England, Sweden, and a standard demographic transition, Robert McCaa; the trend method applied to English data, Noel Bonneuil; other paths to the past – from VItal series to population patterns, Massimo Livi Bacci and David S. Reher; short-run population dynamics among the rich and poor in European countries, rural Jutland, and urban Rouen, Patrick R. Galloway. Part 2 New challenges for record linking and family reconstitution: the construction of individual life histories – application to the study of geographical mobility in the Valserine Valley in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, A. Bideau and G. Brunet; incomplete histories in family reconstitution – a sensitivity test of alternative strategies with historical Croatian data, E.A. Hammel; family reconstitution and population reconstruction – two approaches to the fertility transition in France, 1740-1911, David R. Weir; family reconstitution as event-history analysis, Myron P. Gutmann and George Alter. Part 3 Event-history analysis with historical data: techniques of event-history analysis, James Trussell and Timothy guinnane; an attempt to analyze individual migration histories from data on place of usual residence at the time of certain VItal events – France during the nineteenth century, Daniel Courgeau; some applications of recent developments in event-history analysis for historical demography, Ian Diamond, et al; combined time-series and life-event analysis – the impact of economic fluctuations and air temperature on adult mortality by sex and occupation in a Swedish mining parish, 1757-1850, Tommy Bengtsson. Part 4 Simulating historical processes: simulation of change to validate demographic analysis, Herve Le Bras; estimating numbers of kin in historical England using demographic microsimulation, James E. Smith; my brother's keeper – modelling kinship links in early urbanization, E.A. Hammel and Carl Mason. Part 5 New sources, new techniques: coarse and refined methods for studying the fertility transition in historical populations, Douglas Ewbank; the last emperors – an introduction to the demography of Qing (1644-1911) Imperial lineage, James Lee, et al; historical demography from the census – applications of the American census microdata files, Steven Ruggles; excess mortality in youth, James C. Riley.

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