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    The Context of Political Parties in PNG A political party is defined as an organized group of people with at least roughly similar political aims and opinions‚ that seeks to influence public policy by getting its candidates elected to public office. Papua New Guinea has a multi-party system. The government of the day is usually described by a stiff competition between several parties to create a factionalized coalition government. The formation of national governments‚ since independence in 1975

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    Political parties are one of the earliest available and visible institutions in a democracy. A political party is an association of people who come together on a common platform with the objective of contesting elections. Political parties have three components-leaders‚ active members and followers. One main function of political parties are to contest election‚ put forward policies and programmes‚ make laws‚ form a government‚ perform role of opposition‚ share public opinion and undertake welfare

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    variations of political parties‚ there are so many descriptions of the political parties of the west. Some of the classification of political parties includes wide membership and some are restricted to a certain class in society for example those people who are in the working class tends to join the labor party or a revolutionary party who advocates the violent overthrow of the government. Some political party also advocates the rights of the ethnic minorities of a certain country. Other political parties

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    new political concept called popular sovereignty‚ which was a political concept put in place in the frameworks of early American government.

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    There are two main political parties in the United States: the Democratic Party and Republic party; these two parties have existed over 150 years. A political party is an alliance between people who share the same ideologies‚ interests and work together to accomplish a goal. Their main goal is to attain political power through representation in government. In the United States‚ political parties nominate candidates by holding primary elections. They elect their candidate to run for office and represent

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    AP Government Mr. Eanes 31 Oct 2013 Political parties have been the vehicle for inspiring voters to support fundamental political change when it is needed. Therefore‚ “even in jaded times‚ idealistic citizens seeking change turn to political parties to make a difference. (Mills) Out of many party system choices‚ multiple party systems rise above all the others. Multiple party systems have the ability to create ease in the election process‚ provide the voters the option to have a meaningful

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  • Function Of Political Parties

    The Political Parties are the most important part of any democratic country. The Political Parties mobilize public opinion around their ideologies and contests elections to form a government. Generally an ordinary citizen does not have direct access to the government he can be reached only by his elected representative. Thus it is righty said that government represents will of people. It will‚ therefore‚ not be an exaggeration to say that no Political Party‚ no democracy. Political Parties are responsible

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  • Amusing Political Parties

    simplifies a registration of political parties was adopted in Russia. In this respect‚ political activism of Russian citizens is expected to increase. Surely‚ mass media have taken this news not without hint of irony. Some of them printed the sarcastic issues by referring to the recent past of Russia when a lot of parties with funny names existed or even by making an overlook on recently formed organizations which would like to be formalized as official political parties. I’ve read one amusing issue

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  • Political Parties in Nigeria

    over‚ it need be stated that the Institution of political party constitutes the lubricant of the current democratic wave. This is because‚ political parties serves as vehicle for expressing myriad of world views held by citizens as well as an instrument to garnering the informed and active participation of the citizens in the political process which constitutes the hallmark of any democratic practice. As noted by Hague and Harrop (1987:141-142)‚ party competition is the hallmark of liberal democracy

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  • Political Parties and Elections

    United States political parties and elections are the basis for forming our democratic way of life. A party is a group of people that share common ideas and direction within the government. Generally a party nominates a candidate whom they feel will do the best to ensure the principles and values of their party are reflected in government. Political parties are then responsible for campaigning their candidate and then voting him/her into position of power. In his book Why Parties? John Aldrich

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