Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2009

272 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719080395

Bookseller Code (06)


Race and representation

Electoral politics and ethnic pluralism in Britain

Shamit Saggar

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Available in paperback for the first time Provides a direct and extensive comparison between the voting behaviour of ethnic minorities and the electorate as a whole in Britain Contains an in-depth look at party strategy with regard to ethnic minorities, ethnic minority attitudes on key issues and policies, and the lessons to be learned from the performance of black and Asian parliamentary candidates Forms a major re-examination of the role of ethnicity in shaping political outlook and voting choice Will be essential reading for students, teachers and scholars interested in the involvement of Britain's ethnic minorities in the democratic process

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