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The Resource Political parties, interest groups, and elections, edited by Brian Duignan, (electronic resource)

Political parties, interest groups, and elections, edited by Brian Duignan, (electronic resource)

Label
Political parties, interest groups, and elections
Title
Political parties, interest groups, and elections
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brian Duignan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
324
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
JF2051
LC item number
.P577 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duignan, Brian
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Governance : power, politics, and participation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political parties
  • Pressure groups
  • Elections
Label
Political parties, interest groups, and elections, edited by Brian Duignan, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/dallaslibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=934410
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Political parties -- Types of political party -- Cadre parties -- Mass-based parties -- Parties and political power -- The struggle for power -- Participation in power -- Power and representation -- Party systems -- Multiparty systems -- Two-party systems -- Single-party systems -- The future of political parties -- Interest groups -- The nature of interest groups -- Types of interest groups -- Common characteristics of interest groups -- Factors shaping interest groups -- Interest groups and public policy -- Pluralism -- Neo-corporatism -- Lobbying strategies and tactics -- Influence of interest groups -- Interest groups in international politics -- The regulation of interest groups -- The future of interest groups -- Public opinion -- Theoretical and practical conceptions -- The formation and change of public opinion -- Components of public opinion -- The formation of attitudes -- Factors influencing public opinion -- Environmental factors -- The mass media -- Interest groups -- Opinion leaders -- Complex influences -- Public opinion and government -- Elections -- The history of elections -- Functions of elections -- Types of elections -- Elections of officeholders -- Recall elections -- Referenda and initiatives -- Plebiscites -- Systems of vote counting -- Legislative elections -- Executive elections -- Constituencies: districting and apportionment -- Voting practices -- Secret voting -- Balloting -- Compulsory voting -- Electoral abuses -- Participation in elections -- Influences on voting behaviour -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
148 p.
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC934410
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL934410
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10570838
  • (OCoLC)795695227
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC934410
Label
Political parties, interest groups, and elections, edited by Brian Duignan, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/dallaslibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=934410
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Political parties -- Types of political party -- Cadre parties -- Mass-based parties -- Parties and political power -- The struggle for power -- Participation in power -- Power and representation -- Party systems -- Multiparty systems -- Two-party systems -- Single-party systems -- The future of political parties -- Interest groups -- The nature of interest groups -- Types of interest groups -- Common characteristics of interest groups -- Factors shaping interest groups -- Interest groups and public policy -- Pluralism -- Neo-corporatism -- Lobbying strategies and tactics -- Influence of interest groups -- Interest groups in international politics -- The regulation of interest groups -- The future of interest groups -- Public opinion -- Theoretical and practical conceptions -- The formation and change of public opinion -- Components of public opinion -- The formation of attitudes -- Factors influencing public opinion -- Environmental factors -- The mass media -- Interest groups -- Opinion leaders -- Complex influences -- Public opinion and government -- Elections -- The history of elections -- Functions of elections -- Types of elections -- Elections of officeholders -- Recall elections -- Referenda and initiatives -- Plebiscites -- Systems of vote counting -- Legislative elections -- Executive elections -- Constituencies: districting and apportionment -- Voting practices -- Secret voting -- Balloting -- Compulsory voting -- Electoral abuses -- Participation in elections -- Influences on voting behaviour -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
148 p.
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC934410
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL934410
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10570838
  • (OCoLC)795695227
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC934410
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