• Alen Toplišek
Part of the The Theories, Concepts and Practices of Democracy book series (PSTCD)


This chapter introduces the reader to the author’s main argument in the book through an overview of the key themes and analytical problems. It does so through a brief literature review of the relevant debates in the academic literature and by raising the research questions that will be explored in the book. It also explains the selection of methodology used and the structure of the rest of the book.


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  • Alen Toplišek
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  1. 1.Department of Politics and International StudiesSOAS University of LondonLondonUK

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