The Crisis of democracy: report on the governability of democracies to the Trilateral Commission
This site provides free access to the full text of the book by Michel Crozier, Samuel P. Huntington and Joji Watanuki published by New York University Press in 1975. ISBN 2270814713645. The 227 page report to the Trilateral Commission is renown for its analysis of the state of democracy and challenges facing democratic governance in the 1970s. It includes cases studies which assess democracy in Europe, United States and Japan. From Intute.ac.uk
http://www.trilateral.org/library/crisis_of_democracy.pdf