Unfulfilled Mandate? Exploring the Electoral Discourse of International Development Aid in UK Westminster Elections 1945–2010

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleUnfulfilled Mandate? Exploring the Electoral Discourse of International Development Aid in UK Westminster Elections 1945–2010 Author(S)Paul Chaney (Author)
Abstract  Insufficient research attention has been paid to the way that electoral politics shape public policy on overseas development aid. Accordingly, this study makes an original contribution by examining party politicisation, issue-salience and the policy discourse of international aid in the principal parties’ manifestos in post-war UK state-wide elections ...Paginationp 252–270
SubjectEconomicsDescriptorsEconomic development
Journal TitleThe european journal of development research  
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