How are interest groups formed and how do they maintain themselves? "Interest Group Politics" addresses the relationship between interest groups and political parties in different countries and assesses the impact of the growth in the number of groups in the policy making process.
'This is an innovative text which combines a solid theoretical analysis with the results of a substantial research project. The text should be read by any scholar with an interest in the broad field of participation and would make a welcome addition to any academic library.' - Political Studies Review