Editors

Editors
Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Lauth, Prof. Dr. Marianne Kneuer and Prof. Dr. Gert Pickel on behalf of the Committee on Democracy Research (German Association of Political Science / DVPW)

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Lauth (Würzburg University, Institute of Political Science and Sociology, Germany)

Editorial Board
Prof. Dr. Matthijs Bogaards (Central European University Budapest, Department of Political Science, Vienna, Austria)
Prof. Dr. Stephan Bröchler (Berlin School of Economics and Law, Political and Administrative Sciences, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Marianne Kneuer (Hildesheim University, Institute of Social Sciences, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Gert Pickel (Leipzig University, Institute of Practical Theology, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Susanne Pickel (University Duisburg-Essen, Institute of Political Science, Duisburg, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Annette Elisabeth Töller (University of Hagen, Department of Political Science III, Germany)

Book Review Editor
Prof. Dr. Stephan Bröchler (Berlin School of Economics and Law, Political and Administrative Sciences, Germany)
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Dr. Christoph Mohamad-Klotzbach (Managing Editor) / Martha Suda, M.A.
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Buchbesprechungen & Literaturberichte:
Prof. Dr. Stephan Bröchler
Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin
Professor für Politik- und Verwaltungswissenschaften
Alt-Friedrichsfelde 60
10315 Berlin

E-Mail: stephan.broechler@hwr-berlin.de

Advisory Board
Prof. Dr. Heidrun Abromeit (Technical University of Darmstadt, Chair for Comparative Analysis of Political Systems, Germany)
Prof. Dr. i.R. Arthur Benz (Technical University of Darmstadt, Institute of Political Science, Germany)
Prof. em. Dr. Dirk Berg-Schlosser (Marburg University, Institute of Political Science, Germany)
Prof. em. Dr. Klaus von Beyme (Heidelberg University, Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences, Germany)
Assoc. Prof. Hans Blomkvist, PhD (Uppsala University, Department of Government, Sweden)
Prof. em. Peter Burnell, PhD (University of Warwick, Politics and International Studies, UK)
Assoc. Prof. Consuelo Cruz, PhD (Tufts University, Department of Political Science, Medford, MA, USA)
Prof. Jan W. van Deth, PhD (Mannheim University, Chair of Political Science and International Comparative Social Research, Germany)
Prof. em. Jørgen Elklit, dr.scient.pol. (Aarhus University, Department of Political Science, Denmark)
Prof. Dr. Danica Fink-Hafner (University of Ljubljana, Chair of Policy Analysis and Public Administration, Slovenia)
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ludger Helms (Innsbruck University, Comparative Politics, Austria)
Prof. em. Adrienne Héritier (European University Institute, Department of Political and Social Sciences, Florence, Italy)
Prof. em. Kenji Hirashima (University of Tokyo, Department of Comparative Contemporary Politics, Japan)
Prof. em. Hans Keman, PhD (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Comparative Political Science, Netherlands)
Prof. Todd Landman (University of Nottingham, Faculty of Social Sciences, UK)
Prof. Steven Levitsky, PhD (Harvard University, Department of Government, USA)
PhDr. Zdenka Mansfeldova, CSc. (Czech Academy of Sciences, Department of Political Sociology, Prague, Czech Republic)
Prof. em. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Renate Mayntz (Max Planck Institute for the Studies of Societies, Cologne, Germany)
Prof. em. Dr. Wolfgang Merkel (WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Democracy and Democratization Department, Germany)
Prof. em. Leonardo Morlino (LUISS “Guido Carli” University, Department of Political Science, Rome, Italy)
Prof. Dr. Ferdinand Müller-Rommel (Leuphana University Lüneburg, Institute of Political Science, Germany)
Prof. Yannis Papadopoulos, PhD (Université de Lausanne, Institute of Political Studies (IEP), Switzerland
Prof. Anton Pelinka, J.D. (Central European University, Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy, and International Relations, Budapest, Hungary)
Prof. Andreas Schedler, PhD (Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Department of Political Studies, Mexico-City, Mexico)
Prof. Dr. Suzanne S. Schüttemeyer (Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Institute of Political Studies Germany)
Prof. em. Lars G. Svåsand (University of Bergen, Department of Comparative Politics, Norway)
Prof. Máté Szabó, PhD (Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary)
Prof. Fernando Vallespin (Autonomous University of Madrid, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Madrid, Spain)