The Bases of National Front Support

  title={The Bases of National Front Support},
  author={Martin Harrop and J. Merton England and Christopher T. Husbands},
  journal={Political Studies},
  pages={271 - 283}
The National Front (NF) is of interest both to students of British politics and to political sociologists interested in the general study of contemporary right-wing movements. This article examines the extent of public sympathy for the NF and identifies factors distinguishing NF voters from the rest of the adult population. Analysis of twenty-two national surveys shows that less than 1 per cent of the adult population aged fifteen or older are prepared to say that they intend to vote for the NF… 

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