Political Communication in Britain

The Leader Debates, the Campaign and the Media in the 2010 General Election

  • Dominic Wring
  • Roger Mortimore
  • Simon Atkinson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Dominic Wring
      Pages 1-4
  3. Debates

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Stephen Coleman, Fabro Steibel, Jay G. Blumler
      Pages 37-55
    3. Caroline Lawes, Andrew Hawkins
      Pages 56-73
  4. Polling

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Simon Atkinson, Roger Mortimore
      Pages 77-93
    3. Peter Kellner, Joe Twyman, Anthony Wells
      Pages 94-108
  5. Voters

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Roger Mortimore, Helen Cleary, Tomasz Mludzinski
      Pages 111-125
    3. Jenny Watson
      Pages 126-143
  6. Parties

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. Alex Wilson
      Pages 147-156
    3. Greg Cook
      Pages 157-168
  7. Campaigning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 179-179
    2. Justin Fisher, David Cutts, Edward Fieldhouse
      Pages 198-217

About this book

Introduction

The 2010 General Election represented a pathbreaking contest in Political Communication. The TV debates changed forever the feel of the campaign. This book brings together key commentators, analysts and polling experts to present readers with a unique and valuable insight into the development of political communication in British Politics.

Keywords

campaign Campaigning constituency election elections media mediation New Media Online political communication revolution transformation TV debate voter voting

Editors and affiliations

  • Dominic Wring
    • 1
  • Roger Mortimore
    • 2
  • Simon Atkinson
    • 2
  1. 1.Loughborough UniversityUK
  2. 2.Ipsos MORIUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230305045
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-30146-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-30504-5
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