Martin Pugh, 21 July 1983
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Collins, 156 pp., £4.95, May 1983, 9780002170710Show More
Multi-Party Politics and the Constitution by Vernon Bogdanor.
Cambridge, 207 pp., £18.50, May 1983, 0 521 25524 4Show More
Decade of Dealignment by Bo Särlvik, Ivor Crewe, Neil Day and Robert MacDermid.
Cambridge, 393 pp., £27.50, June 1983, 0 521 22674 0Show More
“... is not simply an ephemeral spasm of protest, and which makes the future uncertain and fascinating; Särlvik and Crewe, as befits men who are operating at the treacherous coalface of voting patterns, show more caution, it is true, but even they see a significant long-term shift among the electorate in the elections of 1970, 1974 and 1979, which 1983 has surely ...”