Pressure Groups

  • Created by: TH
  • Created on: 06-05-13 22:31


A pressure group is an organisation of like-minded individuals who have specific interests with which they aim to influence policy-makers who hold public office. There are a numerous amount of pressure groups in the United Kingdom representing an array of issues.

Pressure groups are a key element of a pluralist democracy.

Pressure groups tend to benefit from some kind of formal organisation. Many have formal membership structures


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