Cultures of Voting: The Hidden History of the Secret Ballot

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Drawing on examples from Mexico, Africa, France, the USA, India and Iran, this book presents an analysis of the cultural history of the West's democratic norms and practices and their imposition on other societies.

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The introduction of the secret ballot is thought to be an essential prerequisite of a genuine political transition and many donor countries and NGOs assure us that it leads inexorably to democracy and ... Read full review

Contents

The Contributors page
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The Secret Ballot in NineteenthCentury Britain
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Uses and Abuses of the Secret Ballot in the American
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