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  1. General Reading List 8 items
    There is no single volume that covers the whole of the course, but I would strongly recommend that you purchase at least one of the following.
    1. Affluence, austerity and electoral change in Britain - Paul Whiteley, Harold D. Clarke, David Sanders, Marianne C. Stewart 2013

      Book Essential reading An excellent book on British electoral behaviour. The statistical material is complex at times, but the book is well worth dipping into.

    2. Political parties in the UK - Alistair Clark 2012

      Book Core (purchase required) A solid introductory background text

    3. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

      Book Core (purchase required) A concise text which introduces many of the key topics in British electoral behaviour

    4. The modern British party system - Paul Webb 1999

      Book Essential reading An excellent advanced text on British parties, though now quite old.

    5. Performance politics and the British voter - Harold D. Clarke 2009

      Book Essential reading An excellent book on British electoral behaviour. The statistical material is complex at times, but the book is well worth dipping into.

    6. Britain votes 2015 2015

      Book Essential reading This is an excellent new book on the 2015 British General Election. All Chapters are also published in Parliamentary Affairs Volume 68 suppl 1 September 2015

    7. More sex, lies & the ballot box: another 50 things you need to know about British elections 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Other reading This is short introduction to a number of important topics in elections. It is not a conventional academic book, but will provide you with pointers to important research in a number of areas

    8. Sex, lies & the ballot box: 50 things you need to know about British elections 2014

      Book Other reading This is short introduction to a number of important topics in elections. It is not a conventional academic book, but will provide you with pointers to important research in a number of areas

  2. In addition, the following will be useful for a number of topics covered on the module: 4 items
    1. British political parties - Justin T. Fisher 1996

      Book Recommended reading A solid introductory background text. However, this was written before the 1997 election, so is out of date in some areas.

    2. Political parties and party systems: comparative approaches and the British experience - Moshe Maor 1997 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended reading An unusual advanced level text with useful material on electoral change, party organization, intra-party politics and party competition.

    3. Voters & voting: an introduction - Jocelyn Evans c2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended reading A good theoretical overview of many of the key debates in voting behaviour

    4. Political parties and party systems - Alan Ware 1996

      Book Recommended reading A comparative text, which provides excellent theoretical discussion of parties and party systems.

  3. You should also consult the World Wide Web. Good first places to begin are: 5 items
    1. The Political Studies Association

      Website Recommended reading This is the Political Studies Association site. It provides an excellent gateway to many other sites of interest

    2. Ipsos MORI | A leading market research company in the UK and Ireland

      Website Recommended reading This has both current and archived opinion polls

    3. YouGov

      Webpage Recommended reading This has both current and archived opinion polls

    4. BBC - Homepage

      Website Recommended reading This has excellent links and is a very good site all-round.

    5. UK Polling Report

      Webpage Recommended reading An excellent digest of recent polling

  4. Reading for Each Lecture Topic 421 items
    This is a guide to sources on each topic. Please note that this is not an exhaustive list. You may find other material on these topics elsewhere. Those sources marked *** are particularly useful and at least one of these should be read prior to the relevant lecture. Make sure you read the most up to date articles.
    1. The Emergence of the British Party System 25 items
      1. British political parties: the emergence of a modern party system - Alan R. Ball 1987

        Book Recommended reading Read Esp. Part 1. ***

      2. English party politics: Vol.1: 1600[i.e. 1660]-1906 - Alan Beattie 1970

        Book Recommended reading

      3. English party politics: Vol.2: The twentieth century - Alan Beattie 1970

        Book Recommended reading

      4. How Scotland votes: Scottish parties and elections - Lynn G. Bennie, Jack Brand, James Mitchell 1997

        Book Recommended reading

      5. Political parties in the UK

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 1, pp 1-17, Introduction: The Development of the UK Party System

      6. British political parties - Justin T. Fisher 1996

        Book Essential reading

      7. British political parties today - Robert Garner, Richard N. Kelly 1998

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 2 & 8 ***

      8. British political parties today

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 1, pp 13-36, The culture of British party politics

      9. The growth of Parliamentary parties, 1689-1742 - B. W. Hill 1976

        Book Recommended reading

      10. Political parties and party systems: comparative approaches and the British experience - Moshe Maor 1997

        Book Recommended reading ***

      11. Electoral change in Britain since 1945 - Pippa Norris 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Part 1 ***

      12. Britain votes 1997 - Pippa Norris, Neil T. Gavin, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read O’Leary & Evans (1998) ‘Northern Ireland: La fin de siecle, the twilight of the second protestant ascendancy and Sinn Fein’s second coming’

      13. Local elections in Britain - Colin Rallings, Michael Thrasher 1997

        Book Recommended reading

      14. The evolution of the British party system: 1885-1940 - Robert C. Self 2000

        Book Recommended reading ***

      15. Scotland and Wales: nations again? - Bridget Taylor, Katarina Thomson, Centre for Research into Elections and Social Trends 1999

        Book Recommended reading

      16. Changing party systems in Western Europe

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Webb & Fisher (1999) 'Britain: Dominance or Moderate Pluralism?' ***

      17. Political parties and party systems - Alan Ware 1996

        Book Recommended reading ***

      18. The modern British party system - Paul Webb 1999

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 1 ***

    2. Structured Identities: Partisanship & Dealignment 27 items
      1. British elections & parties review: Vol. 9 - Justin T. Fisher 1999

        Book Recommended reading Read Bartle (1999), 'Improving the Measurement of Partisan Identification in Britain' ***

      2. Political change in Britain: forces shaping electoral choice - David Butler, Donald Elkington Stokes 1969

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 2

      3. British elections & parties review: Vol. 9 - Justin T. Fisher 1999

        Book Recommended reading Read Clarke et al (1999), 'New Labour's New Partisans' ***

      4. British elections & parties review: Vol. 11 - Jonathan Tonge 2001

        Book Recommended reading Read Clarke et al (2001), ‘The Dynamics of Partisanship in Britain: Evidence and Implications for Critical Elections Theory’ ***

      5. Political choice in Britain - Harold D. Clarke 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 6 ***

      6. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Butler & Stokes (1992), ‘Parties in the voter’s mind’

      7. The American voter's British cousin - Harold D. Clarke, David Sanders, Marianne C. Stewart, Paul Whiteley 12/2009

        Article Recommended reading ***

      8. Performance politics and the British voter - Harold D. Clarke 2009

        Book Recommended reading Read Appendix C ***

      9. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999

        Book Essential reading Read Crewe & Thomson (1999), 'Party Loyaties: Dealignment or Realignment' ***

      10. Citizen politics: public opinion and political parties in advanced industrial democracies

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 9, pp 196-219, Partisanship and Electoral Behavior

      11. Elections and voting behaviour in Britain

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 2

      12. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 3 & 4

      13. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 3 ***

      14. Elections and voters: a comparative introduction

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 6, pp 130-172, Psychological Economic and Sociological Models of Voting

      15. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Heath et al (1992), ‘Partisan dealignment revisited’

      16. British elections & parties review: Vol. 9 - Justin T. Fisher 1999

        Book Recommended reading Read Huang (1999), 'Independents, Switchers and Voting for Third Parties in Britain'

      17. British elections and parties review: Volume 7: [1997] - C. J. Pattie 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Johnston & Pattie (1997), ‘Anchors Aweigh: Variations in Strength of Partisan Identification and Socio-Political Attitudes among the British Electorate 1991-1994’

      18. Electoral change in Britain since 1945

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 1, pp 17 -34, Electoral Change, 1945-1970

      19. The loyalties of voters: a lifetime learning model - Richard Rose, Ian McAllister 1990

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 3

      20. Identifying the true party identifiers: A question wording experiment - D. Sanders, J. Burton, J. Kneeshaw 01/03/2002

        Article Recommended reading ***

      21. The modern British party system - Paul Webb 1999

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 2 ***

    3. Structured Identities: Social Background 90 items
      1. General

      2. Identity, competition and electoral availability: the stabilisation of European electorates 1885-1985 - Stefano Bartolini, Peter Mair 1990

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 9

      3. Political change in Britain: forces shaping electoral choice - David Butler, Donald Elkington Stokes 1969

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 4, 5 & 6

      4. Comparing democracies 2: new challenges in the study of - Lawrence LeDuc, Richard G. Niemi, Pippa Norris 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Dalton (1996), ‘Political Cleavages, Issues and Electoral Change’ ***

      5. Political choice in Britain - Harold D. Clarke 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 3 ***

      6. Performance politics and the British voter - Harold D. Clarke 2009

        Book Recommended reading Read Appendix A ***

      7. Elections and voting behaviour in Britain - D. T. Denver 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 2

      8. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 3

      9. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 3 ***

      10. British democracy at the crossroads: voting and party competition in the 1980s - Patrick Dunleavy, Christopher T. Husbands 1985

        Book Recommended reading

      11. Voters & voting: an introduction - Jocelyn Evans 2004

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 3 ***

      12. Electoral change: responses to evolving social and attitudinal structures in western countries - Mark N. Franklin, Thomas T. Mackie, Henry Valen, International Sociological Association 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Franklin (1992) ‘Britain’

      13. Elections and voters: a comparative introduction - Martin Harrop, William Lockley Miller 1987

        Book  Read Chapter 6, pp 130-172, Psychological Economic and Sociological Models of Voting

      14. Elections and voters: a comparative introduction - Martin Harrop, William L. Miller 1987

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 7

      15. How Britain votes

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 1, pp 1-11, The 1983 General Election

      16. How Britain votes - Anthony Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 1985

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 2, 3, 4 & 5

      17. Understanding political change: the British voter 1964-1987 - Anthony Heath 1991

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 5, 6 & 7

      18. Politics and society in Western Europe - Jan-Erik Lane, Svante O. Ersson 1998

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 2

      19. Politics and society in Western Europe - Jan-Erik Lane, Svante O. Ersson 1998

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 3, 4 & 5

      20. Party systems and voter alignments: cross-national perspectives - Seymour Martin Lipset, Stein Rokkan 1967

        Book Recommended reading ***

      21. Electoral change in Britain since 1945 - Pippa Norris 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 2, 4, 5 & 6

      22. Voters begin to choose: from closed-class to open elections in Britain - Richard Rose, Ian McAllister 1986

        Book Recommended reading

      23. The loyalties of voters: a lifetime learning model - Richard Rose, Ian McAllister 1990

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 4

      24. The modern British party system - Paul Webb 1999

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 2 ***

      25. Class & Class Dealignment

      26. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Butler & Stokes (1992), ‘Class & Party’

      27. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapters 3 & 4

      28. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 3

      29. Modelling trends in the class/party relationship 1964–87 - Geoffrey Evans, Anthony Heath, Clive Payne 1991-6

        Article Recommended reading

      30. British elections and parties yearbook. 1995 - Colin Rallings 1995

        Book Recommended reading Read Evans et al (1996), Class & Party Revisited: A New Model for Estimating Changes in Levels of Class Voting’

      31. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999

        Book Essential reading Read Evans et al (1999), 'Class: Labour as a Catch-All Party?' ***

      32. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Heath et al (1992), ‘The Decline of Class Voting’ ***

      33. The rise of New Labour: party policies and voter choices - A. F. Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 2001

        Book Essential reading Read Chapters 6 & 8 ***

      34. The rise of New Labour: party policies and voter choices - A. F. Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 2001

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 2 ***

      35. Class and the British electorate - David Robertson 1984

        Book Recommended reading

      36. The anatomy of Liberal support in Britain, 1974-1997 - Andrew Russell, Ed Fieldhouse, Iain D. MacAllister 04/2002

        Article Recommended reading

      37. Geography: Regions and Nationalism

      38. How Scotland votes: Scottish parties and elections - Lynn G. Bennie, Jack Brand, James Mitchell 1997

        Book Recommended reading

      39. Labour's last chance?: the 1992 election and beyond - Anthony Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Brand, Mitchell & Surridge (1994) 'Will Scotland come to the aid of the party?'

      40. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Read Curtice & Park (1999) ‘Region: New Labour, new geography?’

      41. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Curtice & Steed (1992), ‘Electoral developments 1955-79’

      42. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 7

      43. The geography of English politics: the 1983 general election - R. J. Johnston c1985

        Book Recommended reading

      44. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Johnston & Pattie (1992), ‘The changing electoral geography of Great Britain’

      45. Dealignment, spatial polarisation and economic voting - R.J. Johnston, C.J. Pattie, A.T. Russell 1993

        Article Recommended reading

      46. Labour's last chance?: the 1992 election and beyond - Anthony Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Johnston et al (1994), ‘The geography of voting and representation: Regions and the declining importance of the cube law’

      47. British elections and parties review: Vol. 8: The 1997 General Election - D. T. Denver 1998

        Book Recommended reading Read Johnston et al (1998), ‘New Labour Landslide – Same Old Electoral Geography’

      48. British elections & parties review: Volume 10: [2000] - Philip Cowley 2000

        Book Recommended reading Read Johnston et al (2000) ‘The Neighbourhood Effect and Voting in England and Wales: Real or Imagined?’

      49. Putting voters in their place: geography and elections in Great Britain - R. J. (Ronald John), 1941- Johnston, C. J. Pattie 2006

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 4

      50. Putting voters in their place: geography and elections in Great Britain - 1941- Johnston, R. J. (Ronald John), C. J. Pattie 2006

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 3 ***

      51. A nation dividing?: the electoral map of Great Britain, 1979-1987 - R. J. Johnston, C. J. Pattie, J. G. Allsopp 1988

        Book Recommended reading

      52. Housing tenure, local context, scale and voting in England and Wales, 1997 - R.J. Johnston, C.J. Pattie, D.F.L. Dorling, I. MacAllister 2001-6

        Article Recommended reading

      53. Britain votes 1997 - Pippa Norris, Neil T. Gavin, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 1997

        Book Recommended reading

      54. Class dealignment and the neighbourhood effect: Miller revisited - I. MacAllister, R.J. Johnston, C.J. Pattie, H. Tunstall 2001

        Article Recommended reading

      55. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Miller (1992), ‘Voting behaviour in Scotland and Wales’, in Denver & Hands (ed)

      56. British elections and parties yearbook 1993 1993

        Book Recommended reading Read Attie et al (1993), ‘Plus ça change? The changing electoral geography of Great Britain, 1979-92’

      57. British elections & parties review: Vol. 12: The 2001 General election - Lynn G. Bennie 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Woods (2002) ‘Was There a Rural Rebellion? Labour and the Countryside Vote in the 2001 General Election’

      58. British elections & parties review: Vol. 12: The 2001 General election - Lynn G. Bennie 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Wyn Jones et al (2002) ‘Why Do the Conservatives Do (Even) Worse in Wales?'

      59. Sex

      60. Gender, feminism and electoral behaviour in Britain - Bernadette C Hayes 1997-6

        Article Recommended reading

      61. British elections and parties yearbook 1993 1993

        Book Recommended reading Read Norris (1993), ‘The gender-generation gap in British elections’

      62. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Read Norris (1999), 'Gender: A Gender-Generation Gap?' ***

      63. Ethnicity/Religion

      64. Ethnic heterogeneity in the social bases of voting at the 2010 British general election - Anthony F. Heath, Stephen D. Fisher, David Sanders, Maria Sobolewska 05/2011

        Article Essential reading ***

      65. Religion and voting behaviour in Great Britain: A reassessment - Laurence A. Kotler-Berkowitz 2001-7

        Article Recommended reading

      66. Britain votes 1997 - Pippa Norris, Neil T. Gavin, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Saggar (1997) ‘Racial Politics’

      67. Race and British electoral politics - Shamit Saggar 1998

        Book Recommended reading

      68. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Read Saggar & Heath (1999), 'Race: Towards a Multicultural Electorate?' ***

      69. Labour's landslide: the British general election 1997 - Andrew Geddes, Jonathan Tonge 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Saggar (1997), ‘The Dog That Didn’t Bark: Immigration, Race and The General Election’

      70. Sector

      71. Labour's last chance?: the 1992 election and beyond - Anthony Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Garrett (1994) 'Popular capitalism: The electoral legacy of Thatcherism'

      72. The calculus of ethnic minority voting in Britain - David Sanders, Anthony Heath, Stephen Fisher, Maria Sobolewska 06/2014

        Article Essential reading

    4. Rational Choice 18 items
      1. Sociologists, economists and democracy - Brian Barry 1978

        Book Recommended reading

      2. Rational choice and political power - Keith Martin Dowding 1991

        Book Recommended reading

      3. An economic theory of democracy - Anthony Downs 1957

        Book Essential reading ***

      4. Democracy, bureaucracy and public choice: economic explanations in political science - Patrick Dunleavy 1991

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 5 ***

      5. Democracy, bureaucracy and public choice: economic explanations in political science - Hugh Ward

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 4, pp 79 -111, Economic Explanations of Voting Behaviour

      6. Voters & voting: an introduction - Jocelyn Evans 2004

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 4 ***

      7. Elections and voters: a comparative introduction - Martin Harrop, William L. Miller 1987

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 6 ***

      8. Parties, policies and democracy - Hans-Dieter Klingemann, Ian Budge, Richard I. Hofferbert 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 2

      9. Private desires, political action: an invitation to the politics of rational choice - Michael Laver 1997

        Book Essential reading ***

      10. Dealing in votes - Iain McLean 1982

        Book Recommended reading

      11. A new handbook of political science - Robert E. Goodin, Hans-Dieter Klingemann 1996

        Book Recommended reading

      12. Politics and society: an introduction to political sociology

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 6, pp 110-127, Political Participation

      13. Government by the market? the politics of public choice

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 2, pp 21-47, Theories of Political Behaviour

      14. New Labour's grassroots: the transformation of the Labour Party membership - Patrick Seyd, Paul Whiteley 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 4

      15. Political parties and party systems

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 11, pp 317-348, Voter Choice And Government Formation

      16. True blues: the politics of Conservative Party membership - Paul Whiteley, Patrick Seyd, J. J. Richardson 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 5

    5. Issue Voting 52 items
      1. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Read Budge (1999), 'Party Policy and Ideology: Reversing the 1950s?

      2. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Butler & Stokes (1992), ‘The analysis of issues’ ***

      3. Political choice in Britain - Harold D. Clarke 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Chapters 3&4 ***

      4. Taking the bloom off new Labour’s rose: Party choice and voter turnout in Britain, 2005 - Harold Clarke, David Sanders, Marianne Stewart, Paul Whiteley 02/2006

        Article Essential reading ***

      5. The American voter's British cousin - Harold D. Clarke, David Sanders, Marianne C. Stewart, Paul Whiteley 12/2009

        Article Recommended reading

      6. Performance politics and the British voter - Harold D. Clarke 2009

        Book Essential reading ***

      7. Valence politics and electoral choice in Britain, 2010 - Harold Clarke, David Sanders, Marianne Stewart, Paul Whiteley 05/2011

        Article Essential reading ***

      8. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Crewe (1992), Has the electorate become Thatcherite?

      9. Issues, principles or ideology? How young voters decide - David Denver, Gordon Hands 1990-3

        Article Recommended reading

      10. Elections and voting behaviour in Britain - D. T. Denver 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 4

      11. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 5

      12. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 4 ***

      13. British democracy at the crossroads: voting and party competition in the 1980s

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 7, pp 147-181, Party Issues and Voter Attitudes, 1979 to 1983

      14. Democracy, bureaucracy and public choice: economic explanations in political science - Patrick Dunleavy 1991

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 5

      15. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Read Evans (1999), 'Europe: A New Electoral Cleavage?'

      16. British elections & parties review: Vol. 12: The 2001 General election - Lynn G. Bennie 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Evans (2002) ‘European Integration, Party Politics and Voting in the 2001 General Election’

      17. British Elections and Parties Review, Volume 14 - Colin Rallings November 11, 2004 (Hardcover)

        Book Recommended reading Read Evans & Anderson (2004) ‘Do Issues Decide?’ ***

      18. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Franklin (1992), ‘Assessing the rise of issue voting in British elections since 1964’

      19. Labour's landslide: the British general election 1997 - Andrew Geddes, Jonathan Tonge 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Geddes (1997), ‘Europe: Major’s Nemisis’

      20. Labour's last chance?: the 1992 election and beyond - Anthony Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Heath & Jowell (1994), ‘Labour’s policy review’

      21. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - Denver, D. T., Hands, Gordon 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Heath & McDonald (1992), The demise of party identification theory?

      22. How Britain votes - Anthony Heath, Roger Jowell, Curtice, John 1985

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 6 & 7

      23. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Heath et al (1992), ‘Policy and ideology in the 1983 general election’

      24. Understanding political change: the British voter 1964-1987

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 3, pp 32 - 51,The Rational Electorate?

      25. Understanding political change: the British voter 1964-1987 - Anthony Heath 1991

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 12

      26. British elections and parties review: Vol. 8: The 1997 General Election - D. T. Denver 1998

        Book Recommended reading Read Heath et al (1998), ‘Euroscepticism and the Referendum Party’

      27. The rise of New Labour: party policies and voter choices - A. F. Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 2001

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 3, 4, 5 & 9

      28. How voters decide: a longitudinal study of political attitudes and voting extending over fifteen years - Hilde T. Himmelweit, European Association of Experimental Social Psychology 1981

        Book Recommended reading

      29. New labour triumphs: Britain at the polls - Anthony King c1998

        Book Recommended reading Read King (1998), ‘Why Labour Won-At Last’

      30. New labour triumphs: Britain at the polls - Anthony King c1998

        Book Recommended reading Read McLean (1998), ‘The Semi-Detached Election: Scotland’

      31. Labour's last chance?: the 1992 election and beyond - Anthony Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Norris (1994), ‘Labour party factionalism and extremism’

      32. Electoral change in Britain since 1945 - Pippa Norris 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 7

      33. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Rose & McAllister (1992), ‘Learning through a lifetime’

      34. The loyalties of voters: a lifetime learning model - Richard Rose, Ian McAllister 1990

        Book Recommended reading

      35. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Sanders (1999), 'The Impact of Left-Right Ideology' ***

      36. The dynamics of party preference change in britain, 1991-1996 - David Sanders, Malcolm Brynin 06/1999

        Article Recommended reading

      37. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Sarlvick & Crewe (1992), ‘Policy alternatives and party choice in the 1979 election'

      38. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Read Surridge et al (1999), 'Scotland: Constitutional Preferences and Voting Behaviour'

      39. The modern British party system - Paul Webb 1999

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 4 ***

      40. The issue agenda and voting in 2005 - P Whiteley 2005

        Article Essential reading ***

      41. Affluence, austerity and electoral change in Britain - Paul Whiteley, Harold D. Clarke, David Sanders, Marianne C. Stewart 2013

        Book Essential reading Chapters 8 & 9

    6. Economic Voting 45 items
      1. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Butler & Stokes (1992), ‘The parties and the economy

      2. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Clarke et al (1992), ‘Recapturing the Falklands: models of Conservative popularity’

      3. British elections and parties yearbook: 1994 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Clarke & Stewart (1995), ‘Economic Evaluations and Election Outcomes: An Analysis of Alternative Forecasting Models’

      4. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Clarke et al (1998), ‘Political Change and Party Choice: Voting in the 1997 General Election’ ***

      5. Political choice in Britain - Harold D. Clarke 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Chapters 3 & 4 ***

      6. Performance politics and the British voter - Harold D. Clarke 2009 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 5 ***

      7. Democracy, bureaucracy and public choice: economic explanations in political science - Patrick Dunleavy 1991

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 4

      8. Voters & voting: an introduction - Jocelyn Evans 2004

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 6 ***

      9. Retrospective voting in American national elections - Morris P. Fiorina c1981

        Book Recommended reading

      10. British elections and parties yearbook. 1996 - David M. Farrell 1996

        Book Recommended reading Read Gavin et al (1996), ‘The Impact of Television News on Public Perceptions of the Economy and Government, 1993-94’

      11. The economy and voting - D Sanders 1997

        Article Recommended reading ***

      12. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Heath & Garrett (1992), ‘The extension of popular capitalism’

      13. Understanding political change: the British voter 1964-1987 - Anthony Heath 1991

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 9 & 10

      14. People, place and the economic theory of voting: the 1992 British general election - R J Johnston, C J Pattie 02/1995

        Article Recommended reading

      15. Egocentric economic voting and changes in party choice: Great Britain 1992–2001 - Ron Johnston, Rebecca Sarker, Kelvyn Jones, Anne Bolster 04/2005

        Article Recommended reading ***

      16. Putting voters in their place: geography and elections in Great Britain - R. J. Johnston, C. J. Pattie 2006

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 5 ***

      17. New labour triumphs: Britain at the polls - Anthony King c1998

        Book Recommended reading Read King (1998), ‘Why Labour Won-At Last’

      18. Economics and politics: the calculus of support - Helmut Norpoth, Michael S. Lewis-Beck, Jean-Dominique Lafay c1991

        Book Recommended reading

      19. Confidence regained: economics, Mrs. Thatcher, and the British voter - Helmut Norpoth c1992

        Book Recommended reading

      20. Comparing democracies: elections and voting in global perspective - Lawrence LeDuc, Richard G. Niemi, Pippa Norris c1996

        Book Recommended reading Read Norpoth (1996), The Economy’

      21. On babies and bathwater: a comment on Evans' 'Economics and politics revisited' - Charles Pattie, Ron Johnston, David Sanders 12/1999

        Article Recommended reading

      22. Labour's last chance?: the 1992 election and beyond - Anthony Heath, Roger Jowell, John Curtice 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Paulson (1994), The economy and the 1992 election: Was 1992 Labour’s golden chance?

      23. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Sanders et al (1992), ‘Government popularity and the Falklands war: a reassessment’ ***

      24. Unknown Resource

        Unknown Type Recommended reading Read Sanders (1993), ‘Why the Conservative Party Won-Again’

      25. British elections and parties yearbook 1993 1993

        Book Recommended reading Read Sanders (1993), ‘Forecasting the 1992 general election outcome: the performance of an ‘economic’ model’

      26. British elections and parties yearbook: 1994 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Sanders, & Price (1995), ‘Party Support and Economic Perceptions in the UK, 1979-87: A Two Level Approach’

      27. The dynamics of party preference change in Britain, 1991-1996 - David Sanders, Malcolm Brynin 06/1999

        Article Recommended reading

      28. Britain votes 2001 - Pippa Norris, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 2001

        Book Recommended reading Read Sanders et al (2001) ‘The Economy & Voting’ ***

      29. Labour's landslide: the British general election 1997 - Andrew Geddes, Jonathan Tonge 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Wickham-Jones (1997) ‘How the Conservatives lost the economic argument’

      30. Labour's second landslide: the British general election 2001 - Andrew Geddes, Jonathan Tonge 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Wickham-Jones (2002) ‘Exorcising ghosts: how Labour dominated the economic argument’

      31. Affluence, austerity and electoral change in Britain - Paul Whiteley, Harold D. Clarke, David Sanders, Marianne C. Stewart 2013

        Book Essential reading Chapters 5

    7. National Campaigning 16 items
      1. Political communications: the general election of 2001 - John Bartle, Simon Atkinson, Roger Mortimore 2002

        Book Recommended reading ***

      2. The British general election of 2010 - Dennis Kavanagh, Philip Cowley 2010

        Book Recommended reading

      3. Political communications: the general election campaign of 1987 - Ivor Crewe, Martin Harrop 1989

        Book Recommended reading

      4. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 6 ***

      5. Putting voters in their place: geography and elections in Great Britain - Ronald John Johnston, C. J. Pattie 2006

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 6 ***

      6. Labour's second landslide: the British general election 2001 - Andrew Geddes, Jonathan Tonge 2002

        Book Recommended reading ***

      7. Britain decides: the UK general election 2005 - Andrew Geddes, Jonathan Tonge 2005

        Book Essential reading

      8. Britain votes 2010 - Andrew Geddes, Jonathan Tonge, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 2010

        Book Essential reading ***

      9. Do campaigns matter? - Thomas M. Holbrook c1996

        Book Recommended reading ***

      10. Election campaigning: the new marketing of politics - Dennis Kavanagh 1995

        Book Recommended reading

      11. Britain votes 2001 - Pippa Norris, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 2001

        Book Recommended reading ***

      12. Britain votes 2005 - Pippa Norris, Christopher Wlezien, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 2005

        Book Recommended reading ***

      13. Political communication in Britain: the leader debates, the campaign and the media in the 2010 general election - Dominic Wring, Roger Mortimore, Simon Atkinson 2011

        Book Essential reading ***

    8. Constituency Campaigning 54 items
      1. Political choice in Britain - Harold D. Clarke 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 5 ***

      2. Performance politics and the British voter - Harold D. Clarke 2009 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 6 ***

      3. British elections and parties yearbook 1993 1993

        Book Recommended reading Read Denver & Hands (1993), ‘Measuring the intensity and effectiveness of constituency campaigning in the 1992 general election’ ***

      4. British elections and parties yearbook. 1996 - David M. Farrell 1996

        Book Recommended reading Read Denver & Hands (1996), ‘Constituency Campaigning in the 1992 General Election: The Peculiar Case of the Conservatives’ ***

      5. Modern constituency electioneering: local campaigning in the 1992 general election - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1997

        Book Essential reading ***

      6. British elections and parties review: Vol. 8: The 1997 General Election - D. T. Denver 1998

        Book Recommended reading Read Denver et al (1998), ‘Triumph of Targeting? Constituency Campaigns in the 1997 Election’ ***

      7. British elections & parties review: Vol. 12: The 2001 General election - Lynn G. Bennie 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Denver et al (2002) ‘The Impact of Constituency Campaigning in the 2001 General Election’ ***

      8. Political communications: the general election of 2001 - John Bartle, Simon Atkinson, Roger Mortimore 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Denver et al (2002) ‘Constituency Campaigning in 2001: The Effectiveness of Targeting’ ***

      9. Constituency campaigning in Britain 1992-2001: Centralization and modernization - David Denver, Gordon Hands, Justin Fisher, Iain MacAllister 2003-9-1

        Article Essential reading ***

      10. The electoral impact of constituency campaigning in Britain, 1992-2001 - David Denver, Gordon Hands, Iain MacAllister 06/2004

        Article Essential reading ***

      11. The General Election 2005: Campaign Analysis - Dr Justin Fisher, Prof. David Denver, Dr Andrew Russell, Dr David Cutts 2005

        Document Recommended reading ***

      12. Unsung heroes: Constituency election agents in British general elections - Justin Fisher, David Denver, Gordon Hands 11/2006

        Article Recommended reading

      13. Political communications: the general election campaign of 2005 - Dominic Wring 2007

        Book Essential reading Read Fisher et al (2007) ‘Constituency Campaigning in 2005: Ever More Centralization?’ ***

      14. The funding of political parties: where now? - K. D. Ewing, Jacob Rowbottom, Joo-Cheong Tham 2012

        Book Recommended reading Read Fisher (2011) ‘Party Finance and Local Political Activity in Britain’ ***

      15. Political communication in Britain: the leader debates, the campaign and the media in the 2010 general election - Dominic Wring, Roger Mortimore, Simon Atkinson 2011

        Book Essential reading Read Fisher et al (2011) ‘Constituency Campaigning in 2010’ ***

      16. Members are not the only fruit: Volunteer activity in British political parties at the 2010 general election - Justin Fisher, Edward Fieldhouse, David Cutts 02/2013

        Article Essential reading Published Online Early. ***

      17. Gender, candidate image and electoral preference - Robert Johns, Mark Shephard 08/2007

        Article Recommended reading

      18. The impact of constituency spending on the result of the 1987 British general election - R.J. Johnston, C.J. Pattie, L.C. Johnston 1989-8

        Article Recommended reading

      19. British elections & parties review: Vol. 13 - Colin Rallings 2003

        Book Recommended reading Read Johnston & Pattie (2003) ‘Do Canvassing and Campaigning Work? Evidence from the 2001 General Election in England’

      20. Candidate quality and the impact of campaign expenditure: A British example - Ron Johnston, Charles Pattie 10/2006

        Article Recommended reading ***

      21. Putting voters in their place: geography and elections in Great Britain - R. J. Johnston, C. J. Pattie 2006

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 6 ***

      22. We’ve got them on the list: contacting, canvassing and voting in a British general election campaign - Ron Johnston, David Cutts, Charles Pattie, Justin Fisher 2012-6

        Article Recommended reading ***

      23. The long and the short of it: Local campaigning at the british 2010 General election - Ron Johnston, Charles Pattie, Justin Fisher, David Cutts 04/2013

        Article Essential reading ***

      24. Labour's grass roots: the politics of party membership

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 8, pp 174-200, Membership, Activism, and the Labour Vote

      25. New Labour's grassroots: the transformation of the Labour Party membership - Patrick Seyd, Paul Whiteley 2002

        Book Essential reading Chapter 5 ***

      26. True blues: the politics of Conservative Party membership - Paul Whiteley, Patrick Seyd, J. J. Richardson 1994

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 8 ***

      27. Why bother campaigning? Campaign effectiveness in the 2009 European Parliament elections - Maria Laura Sudulich, Matthew Wall, David M. Farrell 12/2013

        Article Recommended reading

    9. Electoral Systems 49 items
      1. The British general election of 2010 under different voting rules - Paul R. Abramson, John H. Aldrich, Abraham Diskin, Aaron M. Houck 2013-3

        Article Essential reading ***

      2. The electoral system in Britain

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 8, pp 362-430, Arguments about Proportional Representation

      3. British elections & parties review: Vol. 11 - Jonathan Tonge 2001

        Book Recommended reading Read Blau (2001), ‘Partisan Bias in British General Elections’

      4. Comparing democracies: elections and voting in global perspective - Lawrence LeDuc, Richard G. Niemi, Pippa Norris c1996

        Book Recommended reading Read Blais & Massicotte (1996), ‘Electoral Systems’

      5. Democracy and elections: electoral systems and their political consequences - Vernon Bogdanor, David Butler 1983

        Book Other reading Read Chapters 2 & 3

      6. Democracy and elections: electoral systems and their political consequences - Vernon Bogdanor

        Chapter Recommended reading Read Chapter 1, pp 1-19, Introduction

      7. British elections and parties yearbook. 1995 - Colin Rallings 1995

        Book Essential reading Read Bowler & Farrell (1996), ‘Voter Strategies Under Preferential Electoral Systems’ ***

      8. British elections and parties yearbook. 1996 - David M. Farrell 1996

        Book Recommended reading Read Bowler (1996), Reasoning Voters, Voter Behaviour and Institutions: The Decision Dependence of Voting Behaviour’

      9. British elections & parties review: Volume 10: [2000] - Philip Cowley 2000

        Book Recommended reading Read Curtice & Steed (2000) ‘And Now for the Commons? Lessons from Britain’s First Experience with Proportional Representation’

      10. Britain votes 2001 - Pippa Norris, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 2001

        Book Recommended reading Read Curtice (2001) ‘The Electoral System: Biased to Blair?’ ***

      11. Replaying the Election - Patrick Dunleavy, Helen Margetts, Stuart Weir 1992

        Article Essential reading ***

      12. British elections and parties yearbook 1993 1993

        Book Recommended reading Read Dunleavy, Margetts & Weir (1993), ‘The 1992 Election and the legitimacy of British democracy’ ***

      13. The electoral system - P Dunleavy, H Margetts 1997

        Article Essential reading ***

      14. British elections and parties review: Vol. 8: The 1997 General Election - D. T. Denver 1998

        Book Essential reading Read Dunleavy et al (1998), ‘Remodelling the 1997 General Election: How Britain Would Have Voted Under Alternative Electoral Systems’ ***

      15. Mixed electoral systems in Britain and the Jenkins Commission on electoral reform - Patrick Dunleavy, Helen Margetts 04/1999

        Article Recommended reading ***

      16. The impact of UK electoral systems - P. Dunleavy 01/10/2005

        Article Recommended reading ***

      17. Designing electoral institutions: STV systems and their consequences. - David M. Farrell, Malcolm Mackerras, Ian McAllister 1996

        Article Recommended reading ***

      18. Comparing electoral systems - David M. Farrell 1997

        Book Recommended reading ***

      19. British voters and their criteria for evaluating electoral systems - David M. Farrell, Michael Gallagher 10/1999

        Article Recommended reading

      20. British elections & parties review: Vol. 9 - Justin T. Fisher 1999

        Book Recommended reading Read Johnston et al (1999), 'New Labour's Landslide and Electoral Bias'

      21. From votes to seats: the operation of the UK electoral system since 1945 - R. J. (Ronald John), 1941- Johnston 2001

        Book Recommended reading ***

      22. British elections & parties review: Vol. 12: The 2001 General election - Lynn G. Bennie 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Johnston et al (2002) ‘Distortion Magnified: New Labour and the British Electoral System 1950-2001’ ***

      23. Putting voters in their place: geography and elections in Great Britain - R. J. Johnston, C. J. Pattie 2006

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 8 ***

      24. Unequal and unequally distributed votes: The sources of electoral bias at recent British general elections - Ron Johnston, Galina Borisyuk, Michael Thrasher, Colin Rallings 12/2012

        Article Recommended reading

      25. British elections & parties review: Vol. 9 - Justin T. Fisher 1999

        Book Recommended reading Read Margetts and Dunleavy (1999), 'Reforming the Westminster Electoral System: Evaluating the Jenkins Commission Proposals' ***

      26. British elections and parties review: Vol. 8: The 1997 General Election - D. T. Denver 1998

        Book Essential reading Read Rallings & Thrasher (1998), 'Split-Ticket Voting at the 1997 British General and Local Elections: An Aggregate Analysis' ***

      27. Unused votes in English local government elections: Effects and explanations - Colin Rallings, Michael Thrasher, Galina Borisyuk 2009-2

        Article Recommended reading

      28. Electoral systems: a comparative and theoretical introduction - Andrew Reeve, Alan Ware 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 2 & 7

      29. Electoral systems: a comparative and theoretical introduction - Andrew Reeve, Alan Ware 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 1

      30. Changing biases in the operation of the UK's electoral system, 1950-97 - David Rossiter, Ron Johnston, Charles Pattie, Danny Dorling 06/1999

        Article Recommended reading

      31. Mixed-member electoral systems: the best of both worlds? - Matthew Soberg Shugart, Martin P. Wattenberg 2001

        Book Recommended reading

      32. Electoral bias at the 2010 general election: Evaluating its extent in a three‐party system - Michael Thrasher, Galina Borisyuk, Colin Rallings, Ron Johnston 05/2011

        Article Recommended reading ***

      33. British elections and parties review: Vol. 8: The 1997 General Election - D. T. Denver 1998

        Book Recommended reading Read Whiteley & Seyd (1998), ‘Labour’s Grass Roots Campaign in 1997’

      34. Ballot order positional effects in British local elections, 1973-2011 - R. Webber, C. Rallings, G. Borisyuk, M. Thrasher 01/01/2014

        Article Recommended reading

      35. Confused or competent? How voters use the STV ballot paper - John Curtice, Michael Marsh 06/2014

        Article Recommended reading

    10. Electoral Turnout 45 items
      1. Identity, competition and electoral availability: the stabilisation of European electorates 1885-1985 - Stefano Bartolini, Peter Mair 1990

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 7

      2. Democracy and decision: the pure theory of electoral preference - Geoffrey Brennan, Loren E. Lomasky 1993

        Book Recommended reading

      3. Preferences, institutions, and rational choice - Keith Martin Dowding, Desmond S. King 1995

        Book Recommended reading Read Carling (1995), ‘The Paradox of Voting and the Theory of Social Evolution’

      4. British elections & parties review: Vol. 12: The 2001 General election - Lynn G. Bennie 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Clarke et al (2002) ‘Downs, Stokes & Modified Rational Choice: Modelling Turnout in 2001’ ***

      5. Political choice in Britain - Harold D. Clarke 2004

        Book Essential reading Read Chapters 7 & 8

      6. Taking the bloom off New Labour’s rose: Party choice and voter turnout in Britain, 2005 - Harold Clarke, David Sanders, Marianne Stewart, Paul Whiteley 02/2006

        Article Essential reading ***

      7. Performance politics and the British voter - Harold D. Clarke 2009

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 7, Appendix B ***

      8. Benefits and costs of voting - Josep M. Colomer 12/1991

        Article Recommended reading

      9. Performance politics and the British voter - Harold D. Clarke 2009

        Book Essential reading Read Crewe et al (1992), ‘Non-voting in British general elections, 1966-October 1974’ ***

      10. Turnout: Electors stay at home – again - John Curtice 2005

        Article Recommended reading ***

      11. Voter turnout in British south Asian communities at the 2001 general election - David Cutts, Edward Fieldhouse, Kingsley Purdam, David Steel 08/2007

        Article Recommended reading ***

      12. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Essential reading Read Denver & Hands (1992), ‘Marginality and turnout in general elections in the 1970s’

      13. Turnout - David Denver, Gordon Hands 1997

        Article Recommended reading

      14. Elections and voting behaviour in Britain - D. T. Denver 1994

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 7

      15. Labour's landslide: the British general election 1997 - Andrew Geddes, Jonathan Tonge 1997

        Book Recommended reading Read Denver (1997), ‘The Results: How Britain Voted’

      16. Elections and voters in Britain - D. T. Denver, Christopher J. Carman, Robert Johns 2012

        Book Essential reading Read Chapter 2

      17. British elections & parties review: Vol. 13 - Colin Rallings 2003

        Book Essential reading Read Denver et al (2003) ‘Constituency Marginality and Turnout in Britain Revisited’ 2002’ ***

      18. British elections and parties yearbook. 1996 - David M. Farrell 1996

        Book Recommended reading Read Dorling et al (1996), ‘Missing Voters in Britain, 1992-1996: Where and with What Impact?’

      19. Preferences, institutions, and rational choice - Keith Martin Dowding, Desmond S. King 1995

        Book Recommended reading Read Dunleavy & Margretts (1995), ‘The Rational Basis for Belief in the Democratic Myth’

      20. Election 2001: the official results - Colin Rallings, Michael Thrasher, Electoral Commission 2001

        Book Recommended reading (contains MORI survey)

      21. Voters & voting: an introduction - Jocelyn Evans 2004

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapter 7 ***

      22. Comparing democracies 2: new challenges in the study of - Lawrence LeDuc, Richard G. Niemi, Pippa Norris 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Franklin (1996), ‘Electoral Participation’ ***

      23. Comparing democracies 2: new challenges in the study of - Lawrence LeDuc, Richard G. Niemi, Pippa Norris 2002

        Book Essential reading Read Franklin (2002), ‘The Dynamics of Electoral Participation’ ***

      24. Critical elections: British parties and voters in long-term perspective - Geoffrey Evans, Pippa Norris 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Read Heath & Taylor (1999), 'New Sources of Abstention?' ***

      25. British elections & parties review: Volume 10: [2000] - Philip Cowley 2000

        Book Recommended reading Read Heath (2000) ‘Were Traditional Voters Disillusioned with New Labour? Abstention at the 1997 General Election’

      26. Towards an understanding of turnout at general elections - R.J. Johnston, C.J. Pattie 1997

        Article Recommended reading

      27. Putting voters in their place: geography and elections in Great Britain - R. J. Johnston, C. J. Pattie 2006

        Book Recommended reading Read Chapters 6 & 7 ***

      28. British elections & parties review: Vol. 13 - Colin Rallings 2003

        Book Recommended reading Read Karp et al (2003) ‘Electoral Systems, Party Mobilizaton and Turnout: Evidence from the European Parliamentary Elections 1999’

      29. Turnout in the European elections - Oskar Niedermayer 1990-3

        Article Recommended reading

      30. British elections & parties review: Vol. 12: The 2001 General election - Lynn G. Bennie 2002

        Book Recommended reading Read Orford & Schuman (2002) ‘Micro-Geography & Socialization: New Ways of Investigating the Turnout Problem’

      31. British elections & parties review: Vol. 13 - Colin Rallings 2003

        Book Recommended reading Read Studlar et al (2003) ‘Turnout in European Parliamentary Elections: Towards a European Centred Model’

      32. Issues and controversies in British electorial behaviour - D. T. Denver, Gordon Hands 1992

        Book Recommended reading Read Swaddle & Heath (1992), ‘Official and reported turnout in the British general election of 1987’

      33. British elections & parties review: Vol. 13 - Colin Rallings 2003

        Book Recommended reading Read Wattenburg (2003) ‘Electoral Turnout: A New Generation Gap’

      34. Britain votes 2001 - Pippa Norris, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government 2001

        Book Recommended reading Read Whiteley et al (2001) ‘Turnout’ ***

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