Australia's experience with the alternative vote
Bean, Clive S. (1997) Australia's experience with the alternative vote. Representation: Journal of Representative Democracy, 34(2), pp. 103-110.
Australia's long experience with the alternative vote suggests that it is an improvement on first-past-the-post voting but it too can produce perverse results.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Alternative vote, Preferential voting, elections, voting|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > POLITICAL SCIENCE (160600) > Australian Government and Politics (160601)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > POLITICAL SCIENCE (160600) > Comparative Government and Politics (160603)
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Centre for Social Change Research|
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > QUT Carseldine - Humanities & Human Services
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1997 McDougall Trust|
|Copyright Statement:||First published in Representation: Journal of Representative Democracy 34(2)|
|Deposited On:||04 Jun 2004|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 22:21|
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