Dr Robin Pettitt

Position: Senior Lecturer
School: Economics, Politics and History
Email: R.Pettitt@kingston.ac.uk
Extension: 62813
Location: Room Pr Tb 7003, Penrhyn Road
Website: http://www.robinpettitt.co.uk/

Educational and professional qualifications

2002-2009 PhD Party Politics , The University of Manchester
1999-2000 MA International Relations and Strategic Studies , Lancaster University
1996-1999 BA (Hons) Politics and International Relations , Lancaster University

Professional experience (post-1990)

2007-present Lecturer in Comparative politics, Kingston University

Research areas

European Studies: Comparative party politics

International connections

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Research outputs

Number of items: 14.

Article

Pettitt, Robin T. (2012) Exploring variations in intra-party democracy: a comparative study of the British Labour Party and the Danish centre-left. The British Journal Of Politics And International Relations, 14(4), pp. 630-650. ISSN (print) 1369-1481

Pettitt, R T (2007) Challenging the leadership: The Party Conference as a platform for dissenting membership voice in British and Danish Parties of the Left. Scandinavian Political Studies, 30(2), pp. 229-248. ISSN (print) 0080-6757

Pettitt, Robin T. (2006) Rebellion by the seaside: how single member plurality has affected membership dissent at the Labour Party conference. Representation: journal of representative democracy, 42(4), pp. 289-301. ISSN (print) 0034-4893

Book Section

Lees-Marshment, Jennifer and Pettitt, Robin (2010) UK political marketing: a question of leadership? In: Lees-Marshment, Jennifer , Rudd, Chris and Stromback, Jesper, (eds.) Global political marketing. London, U.K. : Routledge. pp. 113-127. (Routledge Research in Political Communication) ISBN 9780415427227

Conference or Workshop Item

Pettitt, Robin (2009) Towards a unified typology of political parties. In: 59th Political Studies Association Annual Conference: Challenges for democracy in a global era; 07 - 09 Apr 2009, Manchester, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Pettitt, Robin Thomas (2008) Still the 'parliament of the movement'? The changing fortunes of the Labour Party conference as a policy making assembly. In: 58th Political Studies Association Annual Conference: Democracy, governance and conflict: dilemmas of theory and practice; 01 - 03 Apr 2008, Swansea, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Pettitt, Robin T. (2007) Bending Michel's 'iron law of oligarchy': can democracy ever be for 'home consumption' in political parties? In: Partisanship in Europe: members, activists and identifiers. European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions; 07 -12 May 2007, Helsinki, Finland. (Unpublished)

Pettitt, Robin (2007) Resisting political marketing: lessons from the making of new Labour. In: European Consortium for Political Research General Conference; 06 - 08 Sep 2007, Pisa, Italy. (Unpublished)

Pettitt, Robin T. (2007) Revisiting Michels' 'iron law of oligarchy': an examination of membership influence in political parties. In: 57th Political Studies Association Annual Conference; 11 - 13 Apr 2007, Bath, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Lees-Marshment, Jennifer and Pettitt, Robin (2007) 'Top of the class'?: political marketing in the UK. In: European Consortium for Political Research 4th General Conference; 06 - 08 Sep 2007, Pisa, Italy. (Unpublished)

Pettitt, Robin T. (2006) Understanding organisational change in the British Labour Party after 1997: the impact of electoral systems on party organisations. In: 56th Political Studies Association Annual Conference; 03 - 06 Apr 2006, Reading, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Pettitt, Robin (2005) Platforms for member dissent: comparison of the British Labour Party and the Danish Social Democratic Party's congresses. In: 55th Political Studies Association Annual Conference; 4-7 April 2005, Leeds, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Pettitt, Robin T. (2004) The members and the message: membership influence on party policy in Western Europe. In: 54th Political Studies Association Annual Conference; 05 - 08 Apr 2004, Lincoln, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Monograph

Pettitt, Robin T. (2004) The members and the message: membership influence on party policy in western Europe. (Working Paper) Manchester, U.K. : European Policy and Research Unit, University of Manchester. 35 p. (Manchester papers in politics EPRU series, no. 1/2004)

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