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An Alternative Perspective On Democratic Dilemmas


  • Ellnor Ostrom


This is a comment stimulated by the article entitled "Scattered Thoughts on a Democratic Dilemma, by Nicholas Henry (PSR, August 1984). A reconstruction of part of the argument made by Henry is presented and an alternative view of the democratic process is sketched. The democratic process is viewed more as a problem solving process than a clout exercising process. Copyright 1985 by The Policy Studies Organization.

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  • Ellnor Ostrom, 1985. "An Alternative Perspective On Democratic Dilemmas," Review of Policy Research, Policy Studies Organization, vol. 4(3), pages 412-416, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:revpol:v:4:y:1985:i:3:p:412-416

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