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The Extreme Right in Western Europe: Success or Failure?

Elisabeth Carter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719070488
eISBN:
9781781701966
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719070488.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Parties of the extreme Right have experienced a dramatic rise in electoral support in many countries in Western Europe over the last two and a half decades. This phenomenon has been far from uniform, ... More


The Emergence of a Peripheral Party Threat

Sonia Alonso

in Challenging the State: Devolution and the Battle for Partisan Credibility: A Comparison of Belgium, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199691579
eISBN:
9780191741234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691579.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

This chapter characterizes the type of electoral threat to state parties that emerged during the 1960s and the 1970s in Belgium, Italy, Spain, and the UK according to each country’s electoral ... More


Party System Linkage: Congruence and Nationalization

Lori Thorlakson

in Multi-Level Democracy: Integration and Independence Among Party Systems, Parties, and Voters in Seven Federal Systems

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198833505
eISBN:
9780191871948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833505.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

This chapter examines two forms of integrated politics at the party system level, party system congruence and party system nationalization. Drawing on data from over 2,220 subnational elections in ... More


Conclusion Conclusion Effectiveness and Nature

Stuart Ball

in Portrait of a Party: The Conservative Party in Britain 1918-1945

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199667987
eISBN:
9780191751356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199667987.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

The conclusion of the book draws together the themes of the chapters and offers an overall analysis of the Conservative Party in the inter-war period. Two main aspects are explored: the basis of ... More


Conclusion: the politics of morality, the 2004 presidential election and the Bush legacy

Ashbee Edward

in The Bush Administration, Sex and the Moral Agenda

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719072765
eISBN:
9781781701294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719072765.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the sex and moral agenda of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush. The result indicates that Bush's emphasis on broad moral ... More


Introduction: The Mantle of Lincoln

Simon Topping

in Lincoln's Lost Legacy: Republican Party and the African American Vote, 1928–1952

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032283
eISBN:
9780813038971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032283.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book chronicles the history of the Republican Party and the early civil rights movement, and provides an indication of the increasing importance of the African American vote. In the period ... More


“Ruffling the Somewhat Calm Domain”: Rural Women and Suffrage

Susan Goodier and Karen Pastorello

in Women Will Vote: Winning Suffrage in New York State

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501705557
eISBN:
9781501713200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705557.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter demonstrates how rural women in upstate villages and towns—often considered to be apolitical—actually embraced the suffrage spirit, causing a number of pro-suffrage hotbeds to emerge ... More


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