Ambitious politicians the implications of career ambition in representative democracy / Patrik Öhberg.

"Research shows that we mistrust people who seem too nakedly ambitious for power. Indeed, Madison warned of the dangers from ambitious politicians. And yet, in the United States, with relatively weak parties, personal ambition for power is almost essential as candidates must create their own ca...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Öhberg, Patrik, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, 2017.
Subjects:
Online Access:CONNECT