Books and chapters

Forthcoming

"Explaining the Constitutionalisation of Social Rights: Portuguese Hypotheses and a Cross-National Test (a revised version is forthcoming in The Social and Political Foundations of Constitutions, an edited volume published by Cambridge University Press).

"Europe à la Carte? Public Support for Policy Integration in an Enlarged Europe." A revised version will appear in David Sanders et al. (eds.), Citizens and the European Polity: Mass Attitudes Towards the European and National PolitiesOxford:Oxford University Press.

"The Scope of Government of the European Union: Explaining Citizens' Support for a More Powerful EU."A revised version will appear in David Sanders et al. (eds.), The Europeanization of National Polities? Citizenship and Support in a Post-Enlargement Union. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

2011

Sondagens, eleições e opinião pública [Polls, elections, and public opinion]. Lisbon: Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation.

A Constituição revista [The revised Constitution], with José Tavares, Miguel Poiares Maduro and Nuno Garoupa (eds.) Lisbon: Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation.

2010

"Cultura política en el sur de Europa: un estudio comparado en busca de su excepcionalismo", with Mariano Torcal, in M. Torcal (ed.), La ciudadania europea en el siglo XXI. Estudio comparativo de sus actitudes, opinión pública y comportamiento políticos. Madrid: Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas.

2009

As eleições legislativas e presidenciais, 2005-2006: campanhas e escolhas eleitorais num regime semipresidencial, with Marina Costa Lobo (eds.). Lisbon: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais.

"O que são, afinal, as eleições (semi)presidenciais? Um estudo de caso das eleições portuguesas de 2006," in M C. Lobo and P. Magalhães (eds.), As eleições legislativas e presidenciais, 2005-2006: campanhas e escolhas eleitorais num regime semipresidencial. Lisbon: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais: 245-281 [Portuguese translation of article]

"As instituições políticas da democracia portuguesa," with Marina Costa Lobo and António Costa Pinto, in M. V. Cabral, M. C. Lobo, and R. G. Feijó (eds.), Portugal: uma democracia em construção. Ensaios de homenagem a David B. Goldey. Lisbon: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais: 141-174.

2008

"Le Portugal," with António Costa Pinto and Marina Costa Lobo, in J.-M. De Waele and P. Magnette (eds.), Les démocraties européenes. Paris: Armand Colin: 330-346.

"Exposição às sondagens, mobilização cognitiva e comportamento eleitoral: as eleições legislativas de 2002 em Portugal", in M. V. Cabral, K. Wall, S. Aboim and F. C. da Silva (eds.), Itinerários: a investigação nos 25 anos do ICS. Lisboa: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais: 225-237.

2007

Portugal at the Polls, with André Freire and Marina Costa Lobo (eds.). Lanham: Lexington Books.

Eleições e Cultura Política [Elections and Political Culture], with André Freire and Marina Costa Lobo (eds.). Lisbon: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais.

"Voting and Intermediation: Informational Biases and Electoral Choices in Comparative Perspective," in R. Gunther, H.-J. Puhle, and J. R. Montero (eds.), Democracy, Intermediation, and Voting in Four Continents. Oxford. Oxford University Press: 208-254.

"The 'Science' in Political Science," in A. P. Ribeiro (ed.), The Urgency of Theory. Manchester: Carcanet Press: 208-227 (also published in Portuguese).

2006

Encontro de Saberes: Três Gerações de Bolseiros da Gulbenkian, with A. Tostões, E.R. de Arantes e Oliveira and P. Paixão (eds.). Lisbon: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.

"Confidence in Parliaments: Performance, Representation and Accountability," in M. Torcal and J. R. Montero (eds.), Political Disaffection in Contemporary Democracies: Social Capital, Institutions, and Politics. London: Routledge:190-214.

"Democratic Consolidation, Judicial Reform, and the Judicialization of Politics in Southern Europe," with Carlo Guarnieri and Yorgos Kaminis, in R. Gunther, P. Nikiforos Diamandouros, and Dimitri A. Sotiropoulos (eds.), Democracy and the State in the New Southern Europe. Oxford: Oxford University Press: 138-196.

"The Institutional Framework of the Transition to Democracy in Portugal," in M. Minotos (ed.), The Transition to Democracy in Spain, Portugal, and Greece Thirty Years After. Athens: Konstantinos G. Karamanlis Foundation: 99-120.

2005

"Portugal", in C. N. Tate (ed.), Governments of the World: A Global Guide to Citizen's Rights and Responsibilities. Farmington Hills: MacMillan Reference USA.

"Eleições, partidos e instituições políticas no Portugal contemporâneo" [Elections, Parties, and Political Institutions in Contemporary Portugal], in A. C. Pinto (ed.), Portugal Contemporâneo. Lisboa: D. Quixote: 173-192.

2004

Portugal a Votos: as eleições legislativas de 2002 [Portugal at the Polls: the 2002 Legislative Elections], com André Freire e Marina Costa Lobo (eds.). Lisbon: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais.

"Democratas, desafectos e descontentes: as atitudes dos portugueses em relação ao sistema político" [Democrats, disaffected and disatisfied: the attitudes of the Portuguese vis-à-vis the political system], in A. Freire, M. C. Lobo and P. Magalhães (eds.), Portugal a Votos: as eleições legislativas de 2002. Lisbon: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais.

"Teorias da democracia" [Theories of Democracy], in A. C. Pinto (ed.), 25 de Abril: Os desafios para Portugal nos próximos 30 anos. Lisbon: Presidência do Conselho de Ministros.

"Elections, Parties, and Policy-Making Institutions in Portugal," in A. C. Pinto (ed.), Contemporary Portugal: Politics, Society and Culture. New York:Columbia University Press: 183-202.

2003

Portugal: democracia y sistema político [Portugal: Democracy and the Political System], with António Barreto and Braulio Gómez Fortes (eds.). Madrid: Siglo XXI.

"Justicia e politica en la democracia portuguesa" [Justice and Politics in the Portuguese Democracy], in A. Barreto, B. Gómez Fortes, and P. Magalhães (eds.), Portugal: democracia y sistema político. Madrid: Siglo XXI.

"The Portuguese Socialists and the Third Way," with Marina Costa Lobo, in G. Bonoli and M. Powell (eds.), Social Democratic Party Policies in Contemporary Europe. London: Routledge: 83-101.

2001

“As armas dos fracos: o veto político e a litigância constitucional do Presidente da República” [Weapons of the weak: legislative vetoes and constitutional litigation by the Presidente of the Republic], in AA. VV., A Reforma do Estado em Portugal: Problemas e Perspectivas. Actas do I Encontro Nacional de Ciência Política. Lisbon: Editorial Bizâncio.

2000

“O sistema judicial português: ineficácia e ilegitimidade” [The Portuguese Judicial System: Inefficacy and Illegitimacy], in A.Barreto (ed.), Justiça em Crise? Crises da Justiça. Lisbon: D. Quixote.