Political Parties and Electoral Strategy

The Development of Party Organization in East Asia

  • Olli Hellmann

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 168-199

About this book


A study of processes of political party formation and change in new democracies. This book argues that to understand party organizations we need to focus on politicians' electoral strategies. The framework is used to analyze political party development in the new democracies of East Asia (South Korea, Taiwan, the Philippines, and Indonesia.)


conflict Electoral Political Parties

Authors and affiliations

  • Olli Hellmann
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Government and International AffairsUniversity of DurhamUK

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