political behaviour

political behaviour

any individual or collective participation or nonparticipation in the POLITICAL PROCESS. The term is most associated with the approach within American political science known as behaviouralism or the behavioural approach, which, rather than being concerned with formal political institutions, focuses especially on the empirical study of political behaviour, POLITICAL PARTICIPATION and nonparticipation, POLITICAL ATTITUDES and public opinion (see also POLITICAL SCIENCE, POLITICAL SYSTEMS). While it is credited with the introduction of a more empirical sociological approach within political science, its weakness has sometimes been a narrow empiricism and a focus on the ‘measureable’ at the expense of theoretical relevance.
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That Sturgeon and Brown are on the same page on this constitutional issue shows how far from mainstream or sensible political behaviour the current UK Government has gone.
He claimed that inner differences of PTI were increasing and party was divided into groups and their immature political behaviour was depicting that they were unable to serve the country.
The three myths, Hurd cited, were that the US promotes religious freedom in other countries; the return of religion to international relations has fixed a long-standing problem in which religion has been ignored; and religious affiliations are predictors for political behaviour. Hurd said these ideas frame most US and European national discussions of religion among scholars, journalists, policy makers and the general public.
In introducing Hurd, NU-Q Professor Zachary Wright said that she"speaks insightfully about the ways in which the continued public importance of religious identities has necessitated the readjustment of secularising political discourses." The three myths, Hurd cited, were that the US promotes religious freedom in other countries; the return of religion to international relations has fixed a long-standing problem in which religion has been ignored; and religious affiliations are predictors for political behaviour. Hurd stated that these ideas frame most US and European national discussions of religion among scholars, journalists, policymakers and the general public.
The electorate have begun to see through this political behaviour. What we want is the politics of authenticity.
"We condemn the political behaviour leading to destruction and disfiguring the image, the model and position of the homeland." Because of the laxity and disputes between political and religious parties, illegal arms spread and cause chaos, as was the case yesterday in Blbek and Tripoli.
The volume was originally published in 1945 as The Analysis of Political Behaviour and has a new introduction.
But behaviour a change is urgent, and unless we dramatically modify both our political behaviour and our consumption behaviour, we will imperil the planet.
[such that] policemen could remotely access the suspect's work unit, access reports on the individual's political behaviour ...
In an academic world where petty incentives and the threat of sanction so often constrain political behaviour, Dave charted a course of consistent and principled defiance.
293) between historians of policy formation and historians of political behaviour. According to this view, the polling place itself became an important site of mediation between the political behaviour and culture of ordinary voters and the formation of public policy at the higher levels of the political system.

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