Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
T. C. Truman
A description of the leadership selection methods employed by the Conservative and Labour Parties in Britain and the Progressive Conservative and Liberal Parties in Canada since 1945. The methods of selection are illustrated by reference to case studies. The ecamination of the processes of leadership selection is especially related to Robert Michels' theories concerning oligarchy and the leadership of political parties.
Beavin, Hugh Andrews, "The Selection of Leaders in the Major Political Parties of Britain and Canada since 1945" (1968). Open Access Dissertations and Theses. Paper 4701.
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