Encyclopaedia for AS Government and Politics web links
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A

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Alternative voting system (AV)


Amendment (constitutional)


Apathy (political)


B

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Backbencher


Bicameral legislature


‘Big’ government


‘Big Society’


Bill (parliamentary)


By-election


C

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Cabinet


Cabinet Office


Capitalism


Central government


Citizen, citizenship


Civic duty


Civil service


Coalition government


Codified constitution


Collective ministerial responsibility


Conservative Party


Constitution


Council of Ministers (Council of the European Union)


Cross-bencher (House of Lords)


D

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Deliberation (parliamentary)


Departmental select committee


Devolution


Devolved assembly


Division (parliamentary)


E

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Electoral reform


Electoral system


Electorate


Enabling Act


Enlargement (European Union)


European Commission


European Convention on Human Rights


European Council


Europhobia (Europhobe)


European Union


F

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Factionalism


Freedom of information


G

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Green Party


H

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Head of Government


House of Lords


Human rights


I

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Individual (ministerial) responsibility


Integration (European Union)


J

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Joined-up government


Joint committee


L

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Labour Party


Legislation


Legislative branch of government (legislature)


Liberal Democrat Party


Local government


M

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Manifesto (party)


Mayor (elected)


Media (mass media, new media)


Member of Parliament


Minister


O

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Ombudsman


Opposition (Her Majesty’s Official Opposition)


P

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Parliament


Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards


Private bill


Q

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Quango


Queen’s Speech


R

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Referendum


Register of Members’ Interests


S

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Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP)


Scottish Parliament


Secretary of State


Shadow Cabinet


Social democracy


Socialism


Speaker of the Lords (Lord Speaker)


Spectrum (political)


Spin


Standing committee (Public Bill committee)


Stormont Assembly (Northern Ireland Assembly)


T

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Thatcherism


Think tank


Trade union


U

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United Kingdom


W

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White Paper