Talk:Semi-proportional representation

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There is a difference between systems where people are electing parties, and systems where people are electing candidates. Both are multi winner systems, but are of different kind. This page seem to only cover the party type of systems. But in the index on the side it seem to also cover Satisfaction Approval Voting. But Satisfaction Approval Voting is a multi winner system to elect candidates. (talk) 09:14, 4 October 2015 (UTC)

Could we have some examples? Biscuittin (talk) 20:32, 23 May 2011 (UTC)

Rename Article: Mixed Electoral System[edit]

Semi-proportional representation is more commonly referred to as 'Mixed Electoral Systems'. [1][2][3][4]:22[5][6] [7] [8] [9] The article would be more accurate using the more common language.

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  6. ^ "Electoral Systems and the Delimitation of Constituencies". International Foundation for Electoral Systems. 2 Jul 2009. 
  7. ^ Moser, Robert G. (Dec 2004). "Mixed electoral systems and electoral system effects: controlled comparison and cross-national analysis" (in Volume 23 and Issue 4). Electoral Studies: An International Journal. p. 575–599. 
  8. ^ Massicotte, Louis (Sep 1999). "Mixed electoral systems: a conceptual and empirical survey" (in Volume 18 and Issue 3). Electoral Studies: An International Journal. p. 341–366. 
  9. ^ Manow, Philip (2007). "Electoral rules and legislative turnover: Evidence from Germany's mixed electoral system" (in Volume 30 and Issue 1). Electoral Studies: An International Journal. p. 195-207.