Icelandic Review of Politics and Administration:
Special Issue on Power and Democracy in Iceland
The Icelandic Review of Politics and Administration (www.irpa.is) is pleased to announce the publication of a special issue on power and democracy in Iceland (14 Vol., 1 Issue): http://www.irpa.is/issue/view/297. The special issue is among the products of a five year power and democracy project, funded by the University of Iceland Centenary Fund and directed by Professor Gunnar Helgi Kristinsson. The special issue brings together 10 peer-reviewed papers focusing on different aspects of power and democratic governance in Iceland, all written in English and in open access.
Table of Contents
Power and democracy in Iceland: An Introduction
Guðmundur Heiðar Frímannsson (guest editor)
Peer Reviewed Articles
The Icelandic power structure revisited
Gunnar Helgi Kristinsson
Icelandic politics in light of normative models of democracy
A small state in world politics: Iceland’s search for shelter
Autonomy or integration: Historical analysis of the debate on the purpose of Icelandic local self-government
Eva Marín Hlynsdóttir
Political cleavages, party voter linkages and the impact of voters’ socio-economic status on vote-choice in Iceland, 1983-2016/17
Eva H. Önnudóttir, Ólafur Þ. Harðarson
The politics of diversity: Social and political integration of immigrants in Iceland
Þorgerður Einarsdóttir, Thamar M. Heijstra, Guðbjörg Linda Rafnsdóttir
The role of parliament under ministerial government
Indriði H. Indriðason, Gunnar Helgi Kristinsson
Public committees and corporatism: How does Iceland compare to Scandinavia?
The Icelandic news media in times of crisis and change
Valgerður Jóhannsdóttir, Jón Gunnar Ólafsson
Political trust in Iceland: Performance or politics?
Sjöfn Vilhelmsdóttir, Gunnar Helgi Kristinsson
For more information on the power and democracy project, see https://vol.hi.is/um-verkefnid/english/
For more information on the IRPA and its editorial policies, see www.irpa.is
For further enquiries, contact:
Sjöfn Vilhelmsdóttir, Director
Institute of Public Administration & Politics
University of Iceland
Stofnun stjórnsýslufræða og stjórnmála/Institute of Public Administration & Politics
Faculty of Political Science University of Iceland
Gimli við Sæmundargötu , 101 Reykjavík.