ESRC press coverage
99.6K views | +2 today
Follow
ESRC press coverage
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by ESRC
Scoop.it!

Britain's seven greatest general elections since 1945

Britain's seven greatest general elections since 1945 | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
General elections are the great democratic leveller. Every citizen – however wealthy, educated or interested – gets an opportunity to pass judgement on the performance of the government and the direction…
ESRC's insight:

One of the authors of this article, John Bartle, receives funding from the ESRC.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by ESRC
Scoop.it!

European poll shows democracy still needs a bit of work

European poll shows democracy still needs a bit of work | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Every year, the UN celebrates its International Day of Democracy, even if it often feels like there is little to smile about on this front. Research to be presented at the Italian parliament to mark the occasion shows that while Europeans across the continent share a powerful faith in democracy, they think their countries are lacking some of its most fundamental components.

ESRC's insight:

The article discusses research by the European Social Survey, which received ESRC funding.

more...
No comment yet.