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Denmark: the referendum as minority protection

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Abstract

Since the mid-1980s, three referendums have taken place in Denmark on European integration and, in addition, many demands and proposals have been put forward for further referendums, from both the government and the opposition. Moreover, there is broad political acceptance that any future change in Denmark’s relationship with the European Union will have to be put before the voters for final approval or rejection.

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Land Reform Direct Democracy Representative Democracy Radical Liberal Opposition Parti 
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