Contemporary Party Politics by Robin T PettittContemporary Party Politics by Robin T Pettitt

Contemporary Party Politics

byRobin T Pettitt

Paperback | June 24, 2014

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A systematic and comprehensive introduction to contemporary party politics in democratic states and evaluation of whether, and to what extent, parties are - as is often claimed - in crisis or decline.
Robin T. Pettitt is Senior Lecturer in Comparative Politics at Kingston University London, UK.
Title:Contemporary Party PoliticsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.49 inPublished:June 24, 2014Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230237800

ISBN - 13:9780230237803

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction.- 2. Party Systems.- 3. Theories of Party Development.- 4. Ideology.- 5. Party Members, Activists and Supporters.- 6. Candidate Selection.- 7. Policy Making.- 8. Campaigning.- 9. Government.- 10. The Internationalisation of Party Politics.- 11. The Future of Party Politics.