The Resource Degrees of democracy : politics, public opinion, and policy, Stuart N. Soroka, Christopher Wlezien

Degrees of democracy : politics, public opinion, and policy, Stuart N. Soroka, Christopher Wlezien

Label
Degrees of democracy : politics, public opinion, and policy
Title
Degrees of democracy
Title remainder
politics, public opinion, and policy
Statement of responsibility
Stuart N. Soroka, Christopher Wlezien
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book develops and tests a 'thermostatic' model of public opinion and policy and examines both responsiveness and representation across a range of policy domains in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada, concluding that representative democratic government functions surprisingly well
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
320.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JF1525.P6
LC item number
S66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Degrees of democracy : politics, public opinion, and policy, Stuart N. Soroka, Christopher Wlezien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-237) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Public opinion and policy in representative democracy -- The thermostatic model -- Adding issues and institutions -- Public preferences and spending, a preliminary analysis -- Parameters of public responsiveness -- Public responsiveness explored -- Policy representation -- Disaggregating public responsiveness -- Degrees of democracy
Control code
ocn761167120
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 241 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511656804
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
246677
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24405036
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)761167120
  • sks24405036

Library Locations

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