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2. Name 2 criticisms of this research

  • It ignores the dealignment of right wing voters
  • No evidence to back it up
  • Butler & Kavanagh- Underestimated effects of short term influences, e.g sweeps of patriotic fevour. 2- Marshall & Heath- Crewe Exaggerated both class and partisan dealignment
  • Was biased

3. Who researched Class dealignment and what were the findings?

  • Ivor Crewe- Decline in traditional working class voters who use to vote labour, due to closure of mines amd factories. Also due to new working class was increase in partisan dealignment
  • Bilbo Baggins- Going on adventure
  • Karl Marx- Increase in working class being brainwashed so change voting behaviour
  • Rose and Butler- Embourgeoisement

4. Term for sociological study of voting behaviour

  • Sociologists
  • Politician
  • Psephology
  • Scientist

5. Define consumption cleavages

  • Have too much money in your bra
  • Socail divisions based on people's ability to purchase desirable goods and services
  • Having an obession with shopping
  • Having money to spend on necessities


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