New Publications

Cristina Bucur and Robert Elgie, ‘The development of the French executive: Endogenous Americanization’, French Politics, Vol. 10, No. 4, 2012, pp. 389–402.

Robert Elgie, ‘The President of Ireland in Comparative Perspective, Irish Political Studies, vol. 27, no. 4, 2012, available for free at:

Octavio Amorim Neto and Marina Costa Lobo, ‘Semi-presidentialism in lusophone countries: diffusion and operation’, Democratization, 2012, iFirst, 1–24

Rui Graça Feijó, ‘Semi-presidentialism, moderating power and inclusive governance. The experience of Timor-Leste in consolidating democracy’, Democratization, iFirst, 1–21, 2012.

Juan Carlos Montero Bagatella, ‘El semipresidencialismo como alternativa para el presidencialismo mexicano’, Décimo Segundo Certamen de Ensayo Político, pp. 17-45. Available at:

Series of articles on presidentialism and ethnic violence in Ethnopolitics, Latest Issues, just online.

Juhani Ihanus, ‘Putin and Medvedev: Double Leadership in Russia’, The Journal of Psychohistory, 38 (3) Winter 2011, pp. 251-284.

John Gaffney, ‘Leadership and Style in the French Fifth Republic: Nicola Sarkozy’s presidency in historical and cultural perspective’, French Politics, vol. 10, no. 4, 2012, pp. 345-363

John Coakley, ‘An ambiguous office? The position of head of state in the Irish Constitution’, Irish Jurist, no. 48, 2012, pp. 43-70. Not new, but free.

Erica Marat, The Tulip Revolution: Kyrgyzstan One Year After: March 15, 2005 — March 24, 2006, The Jamestown Foundation, available at:

Graeme Gill, ‘The Decline of a Dominant Party and the Destabilization of Electoral Authoritarianism?’, Post-Soviet Affairs, Volume 28, Number 4 / October-December 2012, pp. 449-471.

Sait Akşit, ‘The Turkish Cypriot Presidential Election of April 2010: Normalisation of Politics’, South European Society and Politics, 17:2, 175-194, 2012.

Carlos Jalali, ‘The 2011 Portuguese Presidential Elections: Incumbency Advantage in Semi-presidentialism?’, South European Society and Politics, 17:2, 239-260, 2012.

Pedro C. Magalhães, ‘After the Bailout: Responsibility, Policy, and Valence in the Portuguese Legislative Election of June 2011’, South European Society and Politics, 17:2, 309-327, 2012.

Senem Aydın-Düzgit, ‘No Crisis, No Change: The Third AKP Victory in the June 2011 Parliamentary Elections in Turkey’, South European Society and Politics, 17:2, 329-346, 2012.

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