Elections and Voters in Britain

• How do voters in Britain decide which party to vote for in elections? • Why do smaller parties get more support than they used to? • How do the mass media influence political opinions? The authors examine these and other questions in the third edition of this popular text. They trace the evolution...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Denver, David, Carman, Christopher (Author), Johns, Robert (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan 2012, 2012
Edition:3rd ed. 2012
Series:Contemporary Political Studies
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Studying British Elections
  • Turnout: Why People Vote (or Don't)
  • Alignment and Dealignment
  • Issues, Policies and Performance
  • Party Images and Party Leaders
  • Campaigning and Mass Media
  • Electoral Geography and Electoral Systems
  • Elections and Party Choice in Contemporary Britain