• David Butler
  • Dennis Kavanagh


The election announcement on Monday, 11 May, came as no surprise. Well before the local council voting on 7 May gave the psephological go-ahead, Mrs Thatcher and her Downing Street spokesmen may have allowed expectations to rise beyond the point of no return (see p. 41).


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  1. 10.
    See J. Todd and B. Butcher, Electoral Registration in 1981 (OPCS 1982).Google Scholar
  2. M. and S. Pinto-Duschinsky, Voter Registration: Problems and Solutions (Constitutional Reform Centre, 1987).Google Scholar
  3. see also J. Todd and J. Eldridge, Electoral Registration in Inner City Areas 1983–4 (HMSO, 1987).Google Scholar

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© David Butler and Dennis Kavanagh 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Butler
    • 1
  • Dennis Kavanagh
    • 2
  1. 1.Nuffield CollegeOxfordUK
  2. 2.University of NottinghamUK

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