Chapters in Edited Volumes

(forthcoming). ‘Citizens assemblies and referendums’, in Min Reuchamps, Julien Vrydagh and Yanina Welp (eds), Handbook of Citizens’ Assemblies. Berlin: De Gruyter.

(forthcoming). ‘Conscociationalism’, in The Cambridge Handbook of Constitutional Theory. [With Joseph Lacey.]

(forthcoming). ‘Official Multilingualism’, in The Routledge Handbook on Language Policy and Planning.

2022. ‘Démocratie directe, institutionnalisation des conflits et paix sociale’, in Raul Magni-Berton and Laurence Morel (eds), Démocraties directes. Bruxelles: Bruylant, chapitre 29, pp. 359–368. PDF (Ch. 29) Table des matières

2022. ‘The ontology of the linguistic territoriality principle: a conceptual roadmap’, in François Grin, László Marácz and Nike Pokorn (eds), Advances in Interdisciplinary Language Policy. Mathura: J.B. Publishing House, chapter 16. [With Sergi Morales-Gálvez and Helder De Schutter.]

2021. ‘A non-populist direct democracy for Belgium’, in Brecht Deseure, Raf Geenens and Stefan Sottiaux (eds), Sovereignty, Civic Participation, and Constitutional Law: The People versus the Nation in Belgium. Abingdon and New York: Routledge, chapter 13, pp. 230–244.

2020. ‘Direkte Demokratie populismusresistent gestalten’, in Nadja Braun Binder et al. (eds), Jahrbuch für direkte Demokratie 2019. Baden-Baden: Nomos-Verlag, pp. 63–82. PDF (proofs)

2020. ‘Partiti politici in Paesi profondamente multilingui: condizioni istituzionali e lezioni per l’Unione europea’, in Anja Giudici, Rocco W. Ronza & Verio Pini (a cura di), Il plurilinguismo svizzero e la sfida dell’inglese. Riflessioni dal laboratorio elvetico a confronto con l’Europa. Locarno: Dadò, pp. 83–104. [With Matteo Bonotti.]

2019. ‘Democrazia diretta e populismo’, in Enrico Biale & Corrado Fumagalli (a cura di), Innovazioni democratiche. Milano: Fondazione Giancarlo Feltrinelli, pp. 169-225. PDF ebook gratuito (link).

2018. ‘Direkte Demokratie gegen Populismus’, in Sozialalmanach 2018. «Wir und die Anderen: Nationalismus». Luzern: Caritas-Verlag. PDF |

2018. ‘Discrimination and politics’, in Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen (ed.), The Routledge Handbook of the Ethics of Discrimination, Chapter 29, pp. 348–59. PDF |

2017. ‘La Svizzera, una consociazione linguistica? Le minoranze linguistiche a livello federale e nei Cantoni plurilingui’, in Sean Mueller & Anja Giudici (a cura di), Il federalismo svizzero. Attori, strutture e processi. Locarno: Armando Dadò editore,  pp. 125–58.

2014. ‘Ein Schweizer Beitrag zur Debatte über Demokratie in der EU | A Swiss contribution to the debate on democracy in the EU’, in Daniel Kübler & Nenad Stojanović (Hrsg. | eds), Demokratie in der Europäischen Union. Ein Schweizer Beitrag zur Debatte | Democracy in the European Union. A Contribution from the Swiss Perspective. Zürich: Schulthess. [With D. Kübler.] PDF (Deutsch). PDF (English)

2013. ‘Introduction: recurrent processes in different contexts’, in Julien Danero Iglesias, Nenad Stojanovic & Sharon Weinblum (eds), New Nation-States and National Minorities. Colchester: ECPR Press, pp. 1–10. [With J. Danero Iglesias & S. Weinblum.] PDF

2011. ‘A federal electoral district for Belgium? An appraisal with three amendments inspired by the Swiss experience’, in Axel Gosseries & Yannick Vanderborght (eds), Arguing About Justice. Essays for Philippe Van Parijs. Louvain: Presses Universitaires de Louvain, pp. 327–36. PDF

2010. ‘Fédéralisme centripète et fédéralisme centrifuge: la Suisse, la Belgique et l’impact intégratif de la démocratie directe’, in Jorge Cagiao y Conde (ed), La question fédérale: le retour? Paris: Publications de la Société P.-J. Proudhon, pp. 9–21. PDF

2009. ‘Is democracy possible in a multilingual country? The Swiss experience and the paradox of direct democracy’, in Marc Hooghe & Dave Sinardet (eds), Public Opinion in a Multilingual Society. Institutional Design and Federal Loyalty. Brussels: Rethinking Belgium, pp. 9–23. PDF

2009. ‘Afraid of direct democracy? A reply to critics’, in Marc Hooghe & Dave Sinardet (eds), Public Opinion in a Multilingual Society. Institutional Design and Federal Loyalty. Brussels: Rethinking Belgium, pp. 81–8. PDF

2006. ‘The dilemma of ethnic quotas in power-sharing theory. The case of Bosnia and Herzegovina’, in Milan Bufon, Anton Gosar, Safet Nurković & Andre-Louis Sanguin (eds), The Western Balkans: A European Challenge. Koper: Publishing House Annales, pp. 331–47. PDF[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]