Curtice, John and Fisher, Stephen D. (2011) The United Kingdom election of 2010. Electoral Studies, 30 (1). pp. 234-237. ISSN 0261-3794Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
After three electoral victories in a row, but then an extended period of unpopularity, Labour lost power. The Conservatives failed to secure an overall majority for themselves. Together with the Liberal Democrats the Conservatives formed the first peacetime coalition since the 1930s. Instead of being exceptional, coalitions may occur more frequently in future.
|Keywords:||United Kingdom, Great Britain, elections, government formation, electoral system, Great Britain, Political Science and International Relations|
|Subjects:||Political Science > Political institutions (Europe) > Great Britain|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Government and Public Policy > Politics|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||21 Oct 2011 19:13|
|Last modified:||22 Mar 2017 11:48|