Parteien und Wahlen

Saalfeld, Thomas (2007) Parteien und Wahlen. Studienkurs Politikwissenschaft . Nomos Verlag, Baden-Baden, Germany, 350 pp. ISBN 9783832910648. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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The book in German is an introduction to the analysis of political parties and elections in liberal democracies. It is designed for postgraduate students and researchers in comparative politics specialising on political parties. It covers electoral systems, voting behaviour, party organisations and party strategies and behaviour at the governmental level. The latter includes minority cabinets, government coalitions, oppositional behaviour in parliaments, the intra-party dimension of party government, the party-politicisation of bureaucracies and the influence of parties on policy outputs world. Throughout, parties are analysed in a comparative design, highlighting the "electoral connection" of partisan behaviour.

Item Type: Book
Uncontrolled keywords: political parties, elections, party government
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Politics and International Relations
Depositing User: T.K. Saalfeld
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2007 18:54
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2010 14:02
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