The Role of Petitions to Parliament

The Role of Petitions to Parliament

In the latest blog from our Legislatures in Uncertain Times conference, Cristina Leston-Bandeira discusses the history and purpose of petitioning parliament.
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The Democracy Cookbook:  An Innovative Grassroots Project to Assist an All-Party Committee on Democratic Reform

The Democracy Cookbook: An Innovative Grassroots Project to Assist an All-Party Committee on Democratic Reform

In a new blog, Alex Marland and Lisa Moore of Memorial University of Newfoundland discuss their innovative approach to generating ideas for democratic reform in the provincial parliament of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Fighting democratic decline through parliamentary communications: the case study of the UK Parliament

Fighting democratic decline through parliamentary communications: the case study of the UK Parliament

In the latest blog from our Legislatures in Uncertain Times conference, Anikka Weerasinghe and Graeme Ramshaw discuss the work of communications professionals within the UK Parliament. 

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How uncertain times affect the language of legislation: A comparative analysis of legal genres used at Westminster, Holyrood, and Stormont

How uncertain times affect the language of legislation: A comparative analysis of legal genres used at Westminster, Holyrood, and Stormont

In the latest blog from our Legislatures in Uncertain Times conference, Matt Williams, University of Oxford, discusses differing approaches to legislative language.

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