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Voting in Western Europe

Alois Bohmer

Voting in Western Europe

Switzerland

by Alois Bohmer

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Published by Library of Congress, Law Library in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Switzerland.
    • Subjects:
    • Suffrage -- Switzerland.,
    • Election law -- Switzerland.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by Alois Bohmer.
      SeriesLaw Library studies ; 74-3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Pagination21 p. ;
      Number of Pages21
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4689544M
      LC Control Number77600940

      Get this from a library! Parties, elections, and policy reforms in western Europe: voting for social pacts. [Kerstin Hamann; John E Kelly]. Describe three systemic reasons why Americans vote at a lower rate than Western Europeans. Americans vote at a lower rate than Europeans for several reasons. Although both American and European governments require their citizens to register to vote, European governments are responsible for locating and placing individuals on registration rolls.


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Using a multidisci-File Size: KB. Voter Turnout in Western Europe. Western Europe has more long-established democracies than any other region of the world. Free elections have been held without interruption for more than a century in countries such as Belgium, Denmark, France, Ireland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Sweden and the United Kingdom.

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The volume contains a theoretical introduction and case. Class Voting in Western Europe outlines the theories of changes in social class and party choice and provides an empirical analysis of class voting. This study differentiates between traditional class voting, total class voting, and overall left-right voting.

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registration laws place a greater burden on the individual. the U.S. population is not as well educated. Europeans must pay a huge fine if they fail to vote. Leaders of political parties often have to choose between conflicting objectives, such as influence on policy, control of the government, and support among the voters.

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