Inheritance and the Dynamics of Party Identification

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Kroh, Martin; Selb, Peter;
  • Publisher: ZBW - Deutsche Zentralbibliothek für Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Leibniz-Informationszentrum Wirtschaft Kiel, Hamburg
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s11109-009-9084-2
  • Subject: Party identification | Verhaltensökonomik | Germany | Inheritance | Party identification,State dependence,Trait dependence,Socialization,Germany,Dynamic panel model,Inheritance,Intergenerational transmission | Trait dependence | State dependence | Dynamic panel model | Wahlverhalten | Socialization | Intergenerational transmission
    • ddc: ddc:330 | ddc:320

Extensive research efforts notwithstanding, scholars continue to disagree on the nature and meaning of party identification. Traditionalists conceive of partisanship as a largely affective attachment to a political party that emerges in childhood through parental influe... View more