The Pakistani Voter: Electoral Politics and Voting Behaviour in the Punjab
Oxford University Press, 1999 - 341 pages
This book provides the first book-length study in English of voting behaviour in Pakistan. The study begins by outlining Pakistan's electoral history, and then proceeds to analyse voting behaviour in Pakistan's most populous and politicaly powerful province: the Punjab. The book agrues that the main underlying determinant of voting behaviour in the Punjab is voter perception of which candidate and party will be the most effective at delivering patronage.
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Pakistans Electoral History
Punjabs Electoral Geography
The UrbanRural Divide
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1970 elections 1993 elections Ahmad anti-PPP Arain Assembly elections Ayub Badr Baloch Banday Benazir Bhutto biradari bureaucratic Burki canal colony cent central Punjab Chapter cities class neighbourhoods Commission of Pakistan contested Democracy determinants of voting District Census Report East Pakistan Election Commission election results electoral politics exit poll survey faction Faisalabad female voters Gallup Pakistan Gujranwala important India interview by author Islamabad issues Jones Karachi Khan labour Lahore Lahore's leaders Liaqat Baloch major male voters Mian Mohammad Multan Muslim League Nawaz Sharif northern number of votes Pakistan People's Party percentage PML(N politicians polling station polling station results population PPP-PML(J PPP's Provincial Assembly region role rural areas rural Punjab September 1994 Siraiki social southern Punjab Table Tape recording Tariq ticket Total towns traditional urban areas urban constituencies urban Punjab urban-rural villages voting behaviour Waseem western Punjab Ziaul Haq Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
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