- Title Pages
- List of Figures
- List of Tables
- 1 Why Study Bundles of Reforms?
- 2 To Reform or Not to Reform?
- 3 The Changes to Core Democratic Rules in Western Europe, 1990–2010
- 4 Disentangling the Long- and Short-Term Determinants of the Reforms of Core Democratic Rules
- 5 The Mechanisms of Institutional Reforms in Action
- 6 You Win Some, You Lose Some
- 7 An Unexpected Journey
- 8 Bundling the Bundles
- 9 Conclusion
- Appendix 1 Complete List of the Reforms of Core Democratic Rules Adopted in the Eighteen Western European Democracies, 1990–2010
- Appendix 2 Detailed Criteria of the Classification of Reforms in the Function of their Scope (Substantial vs. Minor)
- Appendix 3 Detailed Criteria of the Classification of Reforms in the Function of Their Direction (Inclusive vs. Exclusive)
- Appendix 4 Explanatory Variables for the Descriptive Models on Long-Term Determinants of Reform
- Appendix 5 Summary of the Spread of the Explanatory Variables for the Descriptive Models on Long-Term Determinants of Reform
- Appendix 6 Explanatory and Control Variables for Models 1 to 6
- Appendix 7 Actual Distribution of the Total Number of Reforms Adopted by Legislature Compared to the Poisson and the Negative Binomial Distribution
- Appendix 8 Determinants of the Number of Institutional Reforms Adopted by Legislature in Western Europe (1990–2010), Omitting One Dimension
- Appendix 9 Determinants of the Number of Substantial Institutional Reforms Adopted by Legislature in Western Europe (1990–2010)
- Appendix 10 Methodology of the Case Studies
- Appendix 11 Main Institutional Reforms Promised in the Manifestos of the Major Irish Parties, 2011
- Reforming Democracy
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