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Majoritarianism reinterpreted: why Parliament is more influential than often thought

Matthews, Felicity (2018) Majoritarianism reinterpreted: why Parliament is more influential than often thought. British Politics and Policy at LSE (12 Feb 2018). Website.

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Abstract

Despite Westminster often being seen as lacking the teeth to affect government policy, Felicity Matthews writes that this is not the case. She argues that reforms to shift the balance between government and parliament have served to offset the declining vote basis of government, and have ensured that Westminster remains responsive to a majority of the electorate through the legislative process.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2018 14:02
Last Modified: 26 Aug 2021 23:18
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/88798

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