Territorial Party Politics in Western Europe

  • Wilfried Swenden
  • Bart Maddens

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Wilfried Swenden, Bart Maddens
    Pages 1-30
  3. Dan Hough, Michael Koß
    Pages 47-62
  4. Wilfried Swenden, Bart Maddens
    Pages 249-270
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 271-315

About this book


This book looks at the organization and strategy of state-wide parties from across some of the most important multi-layered countries in Western Europe. The volume provides the first systematic attempt to study the strategy of state-wide parties on the basis of the comparative literature on issue voting.


coordination Electoral Europe Germany innovation Italy organization organizational change organizations pain Party Organization Party Politics state strategy voting

Editors and affiliations

  • Wilfried Swenden
    • 1
  • Bart Maddens
    • 2
  1. 1.University of EdinburghUK
  2. 2.Catholic University of LeuvenBelgium

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