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The British polity / Philip Norton.

Norton, Philip. (Author).
Book Book (©2011.)
Description: xvii, 478 pages : map ; 23 cm
Publisher: Boston : Longman, ©2011.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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Bunker Hill Community College Stacks JN231 .N669 2011 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 2900321216662
  • ISBN: 0321216660 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780321216663 (alk. paper)
  • Edition: 5th ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Introduction -- The contemporary landscape -- The political culture -- Past and present: historical perspective and legacies -- Political environment -- The uncodified constitution -- The electoral system: campaigns, voting, and voters -- Political parties: more or less than a two-party system? -- Interest groups: insiders or outsiders? -- Governmental decision making -- The executive: government at the center -- The European Union: government above the center -- The new assemblies: government beyond the center -- Local government: government below the center -- Scrutiny and legitimation -- Parliament: commons and lords -- The monarchy: above the fray? -- Enforcement and feedback -- Enforcement: the courts and the police -- Communication and feedback: the mass media -- Conclusion -- Future directions: the polity under challenge.
Citation: Norton, Philip. "The British polity." Boston : Longman, ©2011.
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