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Democratic Challenges, Democratic ChoicesThe Erosion of Political Support in Advanced Industrial Democracies$
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Russell J. Dalton

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780199268436

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268436.001.0001

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The Consequences of Political Support

The Consequences of Political Support

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(p.157) 8 The Consequences of Political Support
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Democratic Challenges, Democratic Choices
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Russell J. Dalton (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268436.003.0008

This chapter first discusses the potential theoretical consequences of political support. It examines the individual consequences of distrust on patterns of political participation, compliance to the rules of government, and allegiance to the government. Distrust in politicians but support for the democratic ideal stimulates calls for policy reforms, and this contributes to the recent history of democratic institutional reforms in the U.S. states and cross-nationally.

Keywords:   dissatisfied democrats, protest, voting, compliance, political allegiance, institutional reform, term limits, electoral system, state government

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