CONCEPTUAL FOUNDATION OF THE TRANSFORMATION OF MODERN PARTY SYSTEMS
Keywords:party, party theory, party system, transformation, civil society, democracy, political system, political institution, transition period, multiparty system
The theory of party and party systems is one of the current topics widely discussed by many scholars in modern political science. The fact that political science as a science is entering a new stage of development expands the opportunities for in-depth study of civil society institutions and their changing characteristics. The article theoretically focuses on the concept of transformation of party systems and their characteristics, as well as the factors that affect them. The study of the theory of transformation of modern party systems serves to further enhance the importance of parties as institutions of civil society.