Yet parties have long been in decline, supplanted by media, money, interest
groups, and candidate-centered politics. The party platform, once the fulcrum of ...
The decline in party affiliation is widespread in Europe and Latin America as well.
Political scholars debate the reasons, but many agree that the informational ...
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"The major theme of Chapter 12, new to this edition, is the missed opportunities
for the parties in the 1996 elections. The year started with a highly visible ...
Oct 31, 2011 ... The decay of American political parties continues as the real money and ... Even
so, the decline of party structures leaves our politics less ...
Feb 2, 2016 ... The decline of political party power ... Gallup found that only three major
institutions still captured the confidence of a majority of Americans.
Using indicators of the strength of party identification—or party attachment—as its
main analytical tool, it traces the development of partisanship in some 15 party ...
Jun 3, 2005 ... American political parties, as we have known them for two centuries, are
disintegrating. They are being replaced by shifting coalitions that are ...
Oct 21, 2010 ... In America, Europe and elsewhere, the era of tight affiliation to political ... Political
scientists disagree over the causes of the parties' decline.