Beliefs in Government

Beliefs in Government

by Max Kaase, Kenneth Newton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198279566

ISBN-13: 9780198279563

Pub. Date: 01/04/1996

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This volume is a broad and sweeping comparative study of political attitudes in Western Europe which draws together the main findings of the Beliefs in Government research project and sets them in the broad context of modern politics in Western Europe. It considers the main post-war writing on democratic crisis, change, and transformation in the West, and compares

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This volume is a broad and sweeping comparative study of political attitudes in Western Europe which draws together the main findings of the Beliefs in Government research project and sets them in the broad context of modern politics in Western Europe. It considers the main post-war writing on democratic crisis, change, and transformation in the West, and compares this literature with that large and extensive collection of West European survey evidence which is discussed in detail in the other series volumes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198279563
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/04/1996
Series:
Beliefs in Government Series, #5
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Tables
Abbreviations
List of Chapters and Authors in Volumes i-iv
1The Tale of a Comparative Political Science Project1
2Theories of Crisis and Catastrophe, Change and Transformation17
3Political Attitudes and Political Behaviour40
4The Growth and Decline of the State?65
5International Government97
6Citizens and the State126
7A Crisis of Democracy?150
Appendix Project Proposal for Decision by the General Assembly of the European Science Foundation on 2 November 1988173
References185
Author Index201
Subject Index204

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