Italian Christian Democracy

The Politics of Dominance

  • Robert Leonardi
  • Douglas A. Wertman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 1-20
  3. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 21-46
  4. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 47-89
  5. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 90-124
  6. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 125-158
  7. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 159-192
  8. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 193-222
  9. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 223-244
  10. Robert Leonardi, Douglas A. Wertman
    Pages 245-250
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 251-279

About this book

Introduction

A study of the Italian Christian Democratic Party from its birth to the present day. It is the most successful political party in any Western democracy and has been in power since 1945. This book analyzes its ideological foundations, electorate, organization and ties to the Catholic world.

Keywords

democracy government organization

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert Leonardi
    • 1
    • 2
  • Douglas A. Wertman
    • 3
  1. 1.DePaul UniversityUSA
  2. 2.European University InstituteFlorenceItaly
  3. 3.United States Information AgencyUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-08894-2
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1989
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-08896-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-08894-2
  • About this book