Electoral Justice: The International IDEA Handbook

This publication is only available in electronic format
Published: 
1 June 2013
Language: 
Монгол хэл
Pages: 
204
ISBN: 
No (Print)
Author(s): 
Jesús Orozco-Henríquez, Ayman Ayoub, Andrew Ellis
Co-Publisher(s): 
Women for Social Progress

An effective electoral justice system is a key element in the unfolding of a free, fair and genuine democratic process. Without a system to mitigate and manage inequality or perceptions of inequality, even the best management of an electoral process may lead to mistrust in the legitimacy of the elected government.

This Handbook examines the concept of electoral justice and how to prevent electoral disputes. Using examples from countries such as Afghanistan, Argentina, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Burkina Faso, France, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, the United Kingdom and the United States, it will assist any country with the design and implementation of an electoral justice system that best suits their situation.

Contents

Foreword 
Preface 
Acknowledgements 
Acronyms and abbreviations 
Chapter 1. Introduction 
Chapter 2. Electoral justice and other related concepts 
Chapter 3. Prevention of electoral disputes 
Chapter 4. EDR mechanisms
Chapter 5. A general classification of EDR systems
Chapter 6. Principles and guarantees of EDR systems
Chapter 7. Basic elements of EDR systems
Chapter 8. Alternative EDR mechanisms
Annexes
Index

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