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The Resource Europarties after enlargement : organization, ideology and competition, Edoardo Bressanelli

Europarties after enlargement : organization, ideology and competition, Edoardo Bressanelli

Label
Europarties after enlargement : organization, ideology and competition
Title
Europarties after enlargement
Title remainder
organization, ideology and competition
Statement of responsibility
Edoardo Bressanelli
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"On the one hand, the EU enlargement of 2004/7 brought into the EU 12 new member states ten of which are post-communist countries. On the other, the Lisbon Treaty signed in 2007 states that the 'Union shall be founded on representative democracy' and its political parties contribute 'to express the will of the citizens'. Is representative (party) democracy possible in the enlarged and more diverse Union? What are the constraints and opportunities for its political parties? This study provides a systematic assessment of the impact of enlargement on political parties at the EU level. Theoretically, it builds on the literature on partisan formation and development to frame the consequences of the Union's widening. Empirically, it undertakes an extensive analysis combining qualitative and quantitative methodologies"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
324.24
Index
index present
LC call number
JN50
LC item number
.B74 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Palgrave studies in European Union politics
Label
Europarties after enlargement : organization, ideology and competition, Edoardo Bressanelli
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Context and Theory -- EU Democracy and Europarty Institutionalization -- Framing the Impact of Enlargement -- II. Empirical Analysis -- Widening and Deepening the Political Groups -- Europarty Ideology: Data and Measurement -- Ideological Cohesion and Differences after Enlargement -- Ideology and Pragmatism in the West and the East -- From Preferences to Behaviour: Voting Cohesion in the EP -- Left-Right Confrontation or Grand Coalition? -- Conclusions: Europarties' Prospects beyond the 2014 EP Elections
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 206 pages
Isbn
9781137348852
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014023559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn884439768
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn895726098
Label
Europarties after enlargement : organization, ideology and competition, Edoardo Bressanelli
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Context and Theory -- EU Democracy and Europarty Institutionalization -- Framing the Impact of Enlargement -- II. Empirical Analysis -- Widening and Deepening the Political Groups -- Europarty Ideology: Data and Measurement -- Ideological Cohesion and Differences after Enlargement -- Ideology and Pragmatism in the West and the East -- From Preferences to Behaviour: Voting Cohesion in the EP -- Left-Right Confrontation or Grand Coalition? -- Conclusions: Europarties' Prospects beyond the 2014 EP Elections
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 206 pages
Isbn
9781137348852
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014023559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn884439768
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn895726098

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