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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Soroka, Stuart Neil
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JF1525.P6
LC item number
S66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wlezien, Christopher
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political planning
  • Policy sciences
  • Public opinion
  • Representative government and representation
  • Policy sciences
  • Political planning
  • Public opinion
  • Representative government and representation
  • Publieke opinie
  • Democratie
  • Politieke participatie
  • Representatie (politicologie)
  • Politische Planung
  • Repräsentative Demokratie
  • Öffentliche Meinung
  • Politische Planung
  • Repräsentative Demokratie
  • Öffentliche Meinung
  • Repräsentative Demokratie
  • Politische Planung
  • Öffentliche Meinung
  • Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland
  • Canada
  • Verenigde Staten
Label
Degrees of democracy : politics, public opinion, and policy, Stuart N. Soroka, Christopher Wlezien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 241 pages
Isbn
9780521687898
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009013068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317574169
  • (OCoLC)ocn317574169
Label
Degrees of democracy : politics, public opinion, and policy, Stuart N. Soroka, Christopher Wlezien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 241 pages
Isbn
9780521687898
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009013068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317574169
  • (OCoLC)ocn317574169

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