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Interest groups and interest representation in UK politics

Heffernan, Richard (2011). Interest groups and interest representation in UK politics. In: Heffernan, Richard and Thompson, Grahame eds. Politics and Power in the UK (Third Edition). Milton Keynes, UK: The Open University, pp. 105–128.

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This chapter considers the role of interest and pressure groups – and social movements – in UK politics, and explores the impact that they can have on the governance of the country.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2011 The Open University
ISBN: 1-84873-473-5, 978-1-84873-473-9
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Politics and International Studies
Social Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 30822
Depositing User: Richard Heffernan
Date Deposited: 23 Jan 2012 14:28
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2016 11:47
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