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2. 1979-1997, What happened to voting behaviour

  • Decrease in instrumental voters
  • Increase in participation
  • Class Dealignment/ Partisan Dealignment
  • Partisan Alignment

3. Define consumption cleavages

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

4. Name 2 criticisms of this research

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

5. Term for sociological study of voting behaviour

  • Psephology
  • Scientist
  • Sociologists
  • Politician


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