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Factional politics : how dominant parties implode or stabilize, Françoise Boucek

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Factional politics : how dominant parties implode or stabilize
Title
Factional politics
Title remainder
how dominant parties implode or stabilize
Statement of responsibility
Françoise Boucek
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Drawing on theories of neo-institutionalism to show how institutions shape dissident behavior, Boucek develops new ways of measuring factionalism and explains its effects on office tenure. In each of the four cases - from Britain, Canada, Italy and Japan - intra-party dynamics are analyzed through times series and rational choice tools"--
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Boucek, Françoise
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
JN1121
LC item number
.B68 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political parties
  • Political parties
  • Political parties
  • Political parties
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / General
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / Comparative
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Affairs & Administration
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Political Parties
  • Partei
  • Faktion
  • Institutionalismus
  • Großbritannien
  • Kanada
  • Italien
  • Japan
Label
Factional politics : how dominant parties implode or stabilize, Françoise Boucek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-257) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The Theory of One-party Dominance -- Why does One-party Dominance End in Factionalism? -- Majoritarian Democracies : Executive-Dominated Britain and Decentralized Canada -- Case 1-- The Thatcher-Major Factional Wars over Europe -- Case 2-- The Demise of Canadian Liberal Hegemony -- Non-Majoritarian Democracies : Centrifugal Italy and Consensual Japan -- Case 3-- Italy's Christian Democrats : How Factional Capture Bred Self-destruction -- Case 4-- The Liberal Democratic Party of Japan (1955-2009) : End of Hegemony -- Conclusion : How Parties Succeed or Fail to Manage Factionalism and Stay in Power
Control code
808810672
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 273 p.
Isbn
9780230019935
Lccn
2012033376
Other control number
40021751850
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)808810672
Label
Factional politics : how dominant parties implode or stabilize, Françoise Boucek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-257) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The Theory of One-party Dominance -- Why does One-party Dominance End in Factionalism? -- Majoritarian Democracies : Executive-Dominated Britain and Decentralized Canada -- Case 1-- The Thatcher-Major Factional Wars over Europe -- Case 2-- The Demise of Canadian Liberal Hegemony -- Non-Majoritarian Democracies : Centrifugal Italy and Consensual Japan -- Case 3-- Italy's Christian Democrats : How Factional Capture Bred Self-destruction -- Case 4-- The Liberal Democratic Party of Japan (1955-2009) : End of Hegemony -- Conclusion : How Parties Succeed or Fail to Manage Factionalism and Stay in Power
Control code
808810672
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 273 p.
Isbn
9780230019935
Lccn
2012033376
Other control number
40021751850
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)808810672

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