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What Political Institutions Does Large-Scale Democracy Require?

What Political Institutions Does Large-Scale Democracy Require? Robert A. Dahl, Political Science Quarterly, Summer 2005

The author examines the political institutions necessary for a democratic country. He argues that a large-scale democracy requires the following political institutions: elected officials; free, fair, and frequent elections; freedom of expression; alternative sources of information; associational autonomy; and inclusive citizenship...

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