Local government politics in local press 1979

SND-ID: snd0113-1. Version: 1.0. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/002372

Is part of collection at SND: Evaluation of the commune reapportionment reform

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Lennart Brantgärde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science

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University of Gothenburg - Department of Political Science rorId


This survey is part of the research program ´Local government - an evaluation of the reform of amalgamation of municipalities´. The purpose was to illustrate the treatment of the local press of local politics in 1979. In the coding all material, except private advertising, that touched the municipality in question has been observed, and after that a further classification has been made according to whether this local material could be regarded as treating various aspects of the local policy.

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Geographic location: Sweden

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Department of Political Science


  • Funding agency: Swedish Council for Research in the Humanitie and Social Sciences
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Social sciences (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Political science (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

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Brantgärde, L., Alfredsson, I., & Sjölin, M. (1981) Rapport från kommunaldemokratiska forskningsgruppen. Kommunalpolitik, massmedier och medborgare : Studier av kunskaper, mediautbud och förutsättningar för lokal opinionsbildning (Ds Kn 1981:13). Stockholm : LiberFörlag/Allmänna förl. ISBN: 91-38-06407-3.
ISSN: 0346-5721
ISBN: 91-38-06407-3

Strömberg, L., & Westerståhl, J. (eds.) (1984) De nya kommunerna. Stockholm: Liber.
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ISBN: 9789138903186

Strömberg, L., & Westerståhl, J. (eds.) (1984) The new Swedish communes : a summary of local government research. Stockholm: Liber. ISBN 91-38-90572-8.
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ISBN: 9789138905722

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Published: 1995-08-16
Last updated: 2019-02-05