6 edition of Elections and political development found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Norman D. Palmer.|
|LC Classifications||JQ292 .P34 1975b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 340 p. :|
|Number of Pages||340|
|LC Control Number||76353768|
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Political development in a country depends on political participation whereas political participation depends on institutionalization. Political development cannot take place in the absence of effective institutions that allow mass participation.
The purpose of this paper is to distinguish political development from modernization and to. Carson’s research interests include American politics with a specific emphasis on the U.S.
Congress, congressional elections, separation of powers, and American political development. His most recent book (coauthored with Jason Roberts) is Ambition, Competition, and Electoral Reform: The Politics of Congressional Elections Across Time. maneuvering, elections, coalition building and governance, within a single comprehensive framework.
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Elections, Seventh Edition is a comprehensive, two-volume reference providing information on the U.S. electoral process, in-depth analysis on specific political eras and issues, and everything in between. Thoroughly revised and infused with new data, analysis, and discussion of issues relating to elections.
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A political party is an organized group of people who have the same ideology, or who otherwise have the same political positions, and who field candidates for elections, in an attempt to get them elected and thereby implement the party's agenda.
While there is some international commonality in the way political parties are recognized and in how they operate, there are often many. The political development of modern Gibraltar has often been hampered by its role as a fortress and the relationship between the United Kingdom and Spain but from the s onward there has been an important change in the political and cultural profile of Gibraltar.
USAID supports electoral and political processes through targeted assistance to Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission, domestic election observation efforts, and political party development.
Our current elections assistance includes a focus on non-violence acknowledging that the elections were the most violent in Nigeria. Devin Caughey is primarily interested in the fields of American Politics and American Political Development, with a side interest in Political Methodology.
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Elections have always been an integral part of post‐independence African politics and have assumed the utmost importance in the course of recent democratization processes. However, comparative research on political development in. Haiti’s Political and Economic Conditions Congressional Research Service 3 Haiti’s elected officials have exacerbated the ongoing instability by not forming a government.
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PYE ABSTRACT: Considerable confusion exists over the concept of political development, which is of recent origin in political sci-ence. The confusion is compounded because particular trends in the social sciences inhibited explicit concern about political, as distinct from economic, development.
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There are also other novelties of this book compared Author: Krzysztof Piech. But elections are not always peaceful While elections may be essential in promoting legitimacy, stability and development, they can also be deeply problematic. Elections can spark violent conflict, especially when they generate ‘winner takes all’ dynamics that raise the stakes of political competition.
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