This book presents a theory of political disalignment and a revised theory of party realignment, using four case studies from the United States, Canada, Great Britain, and Italy to illustrate these concepts. * Includes a schematic presenting a novel theoretical organization of voters, applicable to the electorate of any democracy * The bibliography contains a reference list of important and pertinent works on party systems, leadership and realignment, as well as on the politics of pre-Civil War America; Britain after World War I, Italy after World War II, and the full scope of Canadian politics * Contains over 50 tables showing voter behavior in each of the four case studiesKatz, Richard S., and William Crotty, eds. Handbook of Party Politics. London: Sage, 2006. Katz, Richard S., and Peter Mair. aChanging Models of Party Organization and Party Democracy: The Emergence of the Cartel Party.a Party Politicsanbsp;...
|Title||:||When Political Parties Die|
|Author||:||Charles S. Mack|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2010|