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Forthcoming British Politics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Popular Newspapers, the Labour Party and British Politics

    By James Thomas

    Series: British Politics and Society

    'IT'S THE SUN WOT WON IT', was the famous headline claim of Britain's most popular newspaper following the Conservative party's victory over Labour in the 1992 general election. The headline referred to a virulent press campaign against Neil Kinnock's Labour party, and dramatically highlighted one...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Postwar British Politics

    From Conflict to Consensus

    By Peter Kerr

    Series: Routledge/PSA Political Studies Series

    This book offers a fresh view of postwar British politics, very much at odds to the dominant view in contemporary scholarship. The author argues that postwar British politics, up to and including the Blair Government, can be largely characterised in terms of continuity and a gradual evolution from...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Labour Party, Nationalism and Internationalism, 1939-1951

    By R. M. Douglas

    The Second World War was a watershed moment in foreign policy for the Labour Party in Britain. This book traces how the British democratic left set about the task of defining the principles of a radically new international system for the post-war world. The author shows how the experience of total...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Egalitarian Thought and Labour Politics

    Retreating Visions

    By Nick Ellison

    In Egalitarian Thought and Labour Politics Nick Ellison argues that the concept of equality is the cornerstone of the British socialist tradition. He examines the alternative understandings of equality which have divided the labour party since 1930 and traces the origins of the current shift away...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture

    Edited by Peter Childs, Michael Storry

    Series: Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

    Boasting more than 970 alphabetically-arranged entries, the Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture surveys British cultural practices and icons in the latter half of the twentieth century. It examines high and popular culture and encompasses both institutional and alternative aspects of...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Culture and Consensus (Routledge Revivals)

    England, Art and Politics since 1940

    By Robert Hewison

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Culture and Consensus, first published in 1995 and a revised edition in 1997, explores the history of the relationship between politics and the arts in Britain since 1940, and shows how the search for a secure sense of English identity has been reflected in official and unofficial attitudes to the...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Politics of the Unpolitical (Routledge Revivals)

    By Herbert Read c/o Benedict Read

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this collection of fourteen essays, first published in 1943, Herbert Read extends and amplifies the point of view expressed in his successful pamphlet To Hell with Culture, which has been reprinted here. The politics of the unpolitical are the politics of those who strive for human values and...

    To Be Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Problem of Foreign Policy (Routledge Revivals)

    A Consideration of Present Dangers and the Best Methods for Meeting Them

    By Gilbert Murray

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1921, Gilbert Murray’s treatise considers a largely euro-centric foreign policy during the inter-war period. Believing passionately in the prospect of a Liberal England and the hope promised by the League of Nations, with Britain at its centre, Murray argues that a secure future...

    To Be Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Cultures of Post-War British Fascism

    Edited by Nigel Copsey, John E. Richardson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

    In Post-War Britain cultural interventions were a feature of fascist parties and movements, just as they were in Europe. This book makes a new major contribution to existing scholarship which begins to discuss British fascism as a cultural phenomenon. A collection of essays from leading academics,...

    To Be Published March 6th 2015 by Routledge

  10. How Parliament Works

    7th Edition

    By Robert Rogers, Rhodri Walters

    Written by expert insiders, How Parliament Works is a straightforward and readable analysis of one of the country's most complex – and often misunderstood – institutions. Covering every aspect of the work, membership and structures of both Houses, this key text provides a unique insight into the...

    To Be Published March 13th 2015 by Routledge