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The Resource Foundations of comparative politics : democracies of the modern world, Kenneth Newton and Jan W. van Deth

Foundations of comparative politics : democracies of the modern world, Kenneth Newton and Jan W. van Deth

Label
Foundations of comparative politics : democracies of the modern world
Title
Foundations of comparative politics
Title remainder
democracies of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Newton and Jan W. van Deth
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1940-
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Newton, Kenneth
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Deth, Jan W. van
Series statement
Cambridge textbooks in comparative politics
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  • Democracy
  • Comparative government
  • Representative government and representation
Label
Foundations of comparative politics : democracies of the modern world, Kenneth Newton and Jan W. van Deth
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Introduction:
  • why comparative government?; Part I. The State: Origins and Development: 1. The development of the modern state; 2. States and democracy; 3. Democratic change and persistence; Part II. The Polity: Structures and Institutions: 4. Constitutions; 5. Presidential and parliamentary government; 6. Multi-level government: international, national and sub-national; 7. Policy making and legislating: executives and legislatures; 8. Implementation: the public bureaucracy; Part III. Citizens, Elites and Interest Mediation: 9. Political attitudes and behaviour; 10. Pressure groups and social movements; 11. The mass media; 12. Voters and elections; 13. Party government; Part IV. Policies and Performance: 14. Political ideologies: conservatism, liberalism, Christian democracy and socialism; 15. Decision making; 16. Defence and security; 17. Welfare; 18. The future of the democratic state; Postscript: how and what to compare
Control code
FIEb16164003
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxxii, 439 pages
Isbn
9780521199889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1088479197
Label
Foundations of comparative politics : democracies of the modern world, Kenneth Newton and Jan W. van Deth
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Introduction:
  • why comparative government?; Part I. The State: Origins and Development: 1. The development of the modern state; 2. States and democracy; 3. Democratic change and persistence; Part II. The Polity: Structures and Institutions: 4. Constitutions; 5. Presidential and parliamentary government; 6. Multi-level government: international, national and sub-national; 7. Policy making and legislating: executives and legislatures; 8. Implementation: the public bureaucracy; Part III. Citizens, Elites and Interest Mediation: 9. Political attitudes and behaviour; 10. Pressure groups and social movements; 11. The mass media; 12. Voters and elections; 13. Party government; Part IV. Policies and Performance: 14. Political ideologies: conservatism, liberalism, Christian democracy and socialism; 15. Decision making; 16. Defence and security; 17. Welfare; 18. The future of the democratic state; Postscript: how and what to compare
Control code
FIEb16164003
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxxii, 439 pages
Isbn
9780521199889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1088479197

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