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Parties in Castles and Mair (1984)

ID Name English name ParlGov parties
401 NDP New Democratic Party CCF|NDP
402 L Liberal Party LP
403 PC Progressive Conservative Party PCP
404 PCS Social Credit Party SSC


Castles, Francis G. and Peter Mair. 1984. “Left-right political scales: Some ‘expert’ judgements.” European Journal of Political Research 12(1):73–88.