political image

political image

the positive or negative conceptions of its policies, programmes, and leaders which a POLITICAL PARTY has established within an electorate. The term was first used, early in the 20th-century by the English political scientist Graham WALLAS. Influenced by sociological theorists of collective and mass behaviour, he suggested that the mind of the electorate is rather like a ‘slow photographic plate’, influenced by generalized past perceptions, and ATTITUDES and evaluations, built up over a long period, rather than guided by a rational appraisal of the policies of competing parties. Subsequently the term became widely used in studies of VOTING BEHAVIOUR. It has also been much employed by those consciously seeking to transform the political image of particular political parties, e.g. by political advertising.
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Tyagi, in his petition, stated that the movie is "distorting the culture and political image of our great country 'Bharat'."
This has enhanced his political image to a great extent.
Durrani has been implicated in false engineering case only to malign his political image and personal reputation because of the Federal Government wanted to damage the people's confidence with the party leaders.
The capability (or incapability of doing so) affects his political image, and is especially important if he seeks to run for another term in office for the next election.
Hesaid that PPP leaders were being held accountable only to defame the opposition which was purely political victimisationin a bid to damage their political image, which was the untoward practice to create the unrest.
The political image of Asif Ali Zardari was harming the party, he said adding that the former president should avail the opportunity and answer all the relevant questions regarding massive money laundering done during the last PPP regime.
It could easily be interpreted as a political image. But it is also an image of a friend, taken for personal reasons.
How long would we throw our hands in the air, whilst staring at the collapse of our political image built over the years?
Petitioners contended that the fishing expedition against them was prompted by mala fide intention and political motivation to damage the political image of the petitioner to influence the outcome of the general elections.
'The fishing expedition against the petitioner was prompted by mala fide intention and political motivation to damage the political image of the petitioner to influence the outcome of the general election,' the petition read.
According to the statement, 'Lasun has said it repeatedly that he is progressive to the core and remains in APC as loyal party man to the core y, it is the machinations of his political distractors who are head bent in maligning his political image that is spreading the rumour.'
Timothy Stanley, a representative of the international consulting company Control Risks is of the opinion that the work of the financial center will have a positive impact not just for Kazakhstan's economy but will also improve its political image. Daniel Yergin, American economist and Pulitzer-Prize winner, has very accurately described the mission of the international financial center 'Astana' as a place where the money and its owners feel comfortable.