- Subject index
The Handbook of Party Politics is the first book to comprehensively map the state-of-the-art in contemporary party politics scholarship. This major new work brings together the world's leading party theorists to provide an unrivalled resource on the role of parties in the pressing contemporary problems of institutional design and democratic governance today.
Chapter 33: Political Parties and Social Structure in the Developing World
Political Parties and Social Structure in the Developing World
The relationship between political parties and their putative social base raises complex questions, even in the context of developed democracies and abundant information. Outside this context, while losing none of its ...