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Election campaigns and welfare state change, democratic linkage and leadership under pressure, Staffan Kumlin, Achim Goerres.

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Election campaigns and welfare state change, democratic linkage and leadership under pressure, Staffan Kumlin, Achim Goerres.
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Election campaigns and welfare state change
Medium
electronic resource
Nature of contents
dictionariesbibliography
Responsibility statement
Staffan Kumlin, Achim Goerres.
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online
Sub title
democratic linkage and leadership under pressure
Summary
'Election Campaigns and Welfare State Change' examines how political leaders and the public respond to reform pressures at a pivotal moment in a mass democracy: the election campaign
Table Of Contents
cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication Page -- Preface and Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- I RESEARCH PROBLEMS AND THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK -- 1 Introduction: Democracy and Welfare State Change -- 2 Democratic Linkage and the Party Decline Debate -- 3 Democratic Leadership and the Changing Study of Changing Welfare States -- II CAMPAIGN CONTENTS -- 4 Up and Down with the Welfare State: Systemic Agenda Shifts in Europe -- 5 What Politicians (Don't) Tell You about Welfare State Change -- III PUBLIC RESPONSES -- 6 What Makes People Worry about the Welfare State? -- 7 Who Persuades and Who Responds? -- 8 Do People Adjust Policy Preferences to Reform Pressures? -- IV CONCLUSIONS -- 9 Democracy and Welfare State Change Revisited -- Bibliography -- Index
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