Political Parties and the Maintenance of Liberal Democracy

Political Parties and the Maintenance of Liberal Democracy

by Kelly D. Patterson
     
 

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Studies of the performance of the American political system typically focus on relations among institutions such as Congress, the courts, and the presidency. This book is the first to examine the systematic effects of parties, party platforms, and campaigns on governance.

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Studies of the performance of the American political system typically focus on relations among institutions such as Congress, the courts, and the presidency. This book is the first to examine the systematic effects of parties, party platforms, and campaigns on governance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231102575
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
11/05/1996
Series:
Power, Conflict, and Democracy: American Politics Into the 21st Century Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.99(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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