Left Parties in National Governments

  • Jonathan Olsen
  • Michael Koß
  • Dan Hough

About this book


Analyzes why Left Parties enter national government, what they do when they get there and what effect this has on them. Alongside two comparative chapters, this book features detailed case-studies of European Left Parties in government.


government Policy socialism

Editors and affiliations

  • Jonathan Olsen
    • 1
  • Michael Koß
    • 2
  • Dan Hough
    • 3
  1. 1.University of Wisconsin-ParksideUSA
  2. 2.University of PotsdamGermany
  3. 3.University of SussexUK

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