By Cristina Leston-Bandeira

This e-book is exclusive because the simply ebook at the Portuguese parliament in English. The Portuguese parliament is a helpful case research to appreciate the several levels of improvement of a newly democratic parliament. From laws to Legitimation indicates that, as democracy built, the function of the Portuguese parliament replaced significantly. while within the first years of democracy the Assembleia da Republica was once focused on its legislative function, throughout the moment decade its legitimation function elevated, making scrutiny parliament's major function.

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