Between Street Mobilization and Backroom Dealing: The Power to Prevent Action at the Ukrainian Parliament (an Evidence of the Coleman Index)

Volodymyr Shelukhin
2019 Open Journal for Sociological Studies  
Street protest mobilization is one of the most important features of political system in contemporary Ukraine. Why do political parties appeal to streets? When does such activity become most probable? This research article proposes descriptive analysis of dependence between power to prevent action at the legislative body and tendency to be involved in street protest mobilization in the context of parties at the Ukrainian parliament of the 8 th convening and street protests in October 2017. The
more » ... ain conclusion is that weakness or absence of power to prevent action at the parliament makes more probable street protest of this political force.
doi:10.32591/coas.ojss.0302.01037s fatcat:uozklxru5fhezd4eyrq2zds5fu