Politics in mass democracies: destined to disappoint?


Stoker, Gerry (2006) Politics in mass democracies: destined to disappoint? Representation, 42, (3), pp. 181-194. (doi:10.1080/00344890600844723).

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Mass democracies face a potential crisis because of the scale of discontent surrounding the political process. Discontent comes in two main forms: disengagement from politics and frustrated activism. If the twentieth century saw the establishment of mass democracy, the scale of discontent surrounding the political process in these democracies runs the risk of making these systems unsustainable in the twenty-first century.

Item Type: Article
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): doi:10.1080/00344890600844723
ISSNs: 0034-4893 (print)
Keywords: elections, political parties
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ePrint ID: 47359
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September 2006Published
Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 16 Apr 2017 18:30
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URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/47359

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