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Understanding British party politics

Author: Stephen Driver
Publisher: Cambridge ; Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 2010 general election caught many by surprise as it swept away the old certainties of two-party politics. But, as Stephen Driver shows in this new book, multi-party politics had already established itself as a feature of contemporary British political life.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Driver
ISBN: 9780745640778 074564077X 9780745640785 0745640788
OCLC Number: 664666760
Description: vi, 243 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction. 1 The British party system. 2 Political parties. 3 The Conservative Party post Thatcherism. 4 'New Labour' and the Labour Party. 5 Liberal Democrats: from protest to power. 6 Putting the boots away? The Far Right. 7 Reds and Greens. 8 Party politics after devolution. 9 Politics and its discontents.
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"Not only an excellent introductory textbook, it is also a timely reminder of why formal political parties still matter, despite all the enormous pressures being placed upon them." Political Studies Read more...

 
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