Open Science Research Excellence

ICPRL 2020 : International Conference on Political Representation and Legitimacy

Vienna, Austria
December 24 - 25, 2020

Call for Papers

ICPRL 2020 : International Conference on Political Representation and Legitimacy is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Political Representation and Legitimacy. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Political representation
  • Political representation and empowerment
  • Political representation and alternative electoral systems
  • Women and political participation
  • Political participation in modern democracies
  • Political participation and quality of life
  • Political representation and democratic legitimacy
  • Components of political representation
  • Delegate vs trustee
  • Four views of representation
  • Political realities and changing concepts of political representation
  • General discussions of representation
  • Arguments against representation
  • Non-electoral forms of representation
  • Representation and electoral design
  • Representation and accountability
  • Descriptive representation