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‘A Basic Closure of Perspective’? Reply to Robinson and Tormey1

Lasse Thomassen.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2007; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 1985 words.

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A. Clark, The Last Diaries: In and Out of the Wilderness, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2002, 405 pp., £20

Keith Alderman.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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A. Davis, Public Relations Democracy: Public Relations, Politics and the Mass Media in Britain, Manchester University Press, 2002, 222 pp., pb. £15.99

David Richards.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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A. Forster, Euroscepticism in Contemporary British Politics, Routledge, 2002, 157 pp., pb. £18.99

Eric Shaw.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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A. Jordan, The Europeanization of British Environmental Policy: A Departmental Perspective, 2002, 236 pp., £45

David Richards.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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A. Park, J. Curtice, K. Thomson, L. Jarvis and C. Bromley, British Social Attitudes, 18th Report: Public policy, Social ties, Sage, 2001, 366 pp., hb. £37.50

Michael Thrasher.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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Abortion, Gay Rights and Politics in Britain and America: A Comparison

Martin Durham.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

Abortion has long played an important role in American politics. More recently, opposition to gay marriage has emerged to prominence at both federal and state levels. In Britain, changes to...

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An Absorbing Hanging

Andrew Geddes and Jonathan Tonge.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 2010; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 3209 words.

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‘Acceptable Difference’: Diversity, Representation and Pathways to UK Politics

Catherine Durose, Liz Richardson, Ryan Combs, Christina Eason and Francesca Gains.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 7657 words.

Political representation in the UK continues to be dominated by white, middle-aged, middle-class men, but several equalities groups now have an established presence in national political...

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Accountable Only to God?
 SIMON BURALL, BRENDAN DONNELLY and STUART WEIR (eds), Not in Our Name: Democracy and Foreign Policy in the UK, Politico’s Publishing, 2006, 242 pp., ISBN 1-84275-150-6, £12.99.

Steve Belzak.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 2474 words.

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Advice Giving and Party Loyalty: an Informational Model for the Socialisation Process of New British MPs

Nicholas Dickinson.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 8185 words.

Abstract

Post-election socialisation has frequently been identified as a source of parliamentarians’ disposition towards party loyalty. Yet a recent study of...

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All Aboard the Pink Battle Bus? Women Voters, Women's Issues, Candidates and Party Leaders

Rosie Campbell and Sarah Childs.

in Parliamentary Affairs

September 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 6708 words.

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All I'm Asking, Is For a Little Respect: Assessing the Performance of Britain's Most Successful Radical Left Party1

Timothy Peace.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 8437 words.

This article offers an overview of the genesis, development and decline of the Respect Party, a rare example of a radical left party which has achieved some degree of success in the UK. It...

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‘All the Time His Wife’: Portrayals of First Ladies in the Israeli Press

Dafna Lemish and Gili Drob.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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Amateurs versus Professionals: Explaining the Political (in)Experience of Canadian Members of Parliament

James T Pow.

in Parliamentary Affairs

July 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 8644 words.

Abstract

In contrast to many democracies that lament the rise of professional politicians, ‘amateur’ politicians have typically dominated federal politics in...

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The Amazing Mrs Politician: Television Entertainment and Women in Politics

Valentina Cardo.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2011; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 7144 words.

The Amazing Mrs. Pritchard was the first British television series production that featured a woman Prime Minister, backed by an all-women party and elected by the large...

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An American democracy network: factors shaping the future of on-line political campaigns

S Docter, WH Dutton and A Elberse.

in Parliamentary Affairs

July 1999; p ublished online July 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

California's Centre for Governmental Studies developed the Democracy Network (DNet), one of the most innovative electronic voter guides on the Internet. This article looks at the motivations...

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The American mayor: elections and institutions

PE Peterson.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 2000; p ublished online October 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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Anatomy of a Labour Landslide

PIPPA NORRIS.

in Parliamentary Affairs

October 1997; p ublished online October 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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Anatomy of Labour Landslide: The Constituency System and the 1997 General Election

RON JOHNSTON, CHARLES PATTIE, DAVID ROSSITER, DANNY DORLING, HELENA TUNSTALL and IAIN MACCALLISTER.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 1998; p ublished online April 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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