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Forthcoming British Politics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Economic Assistance and Conflict Transformation

    Peacebuilding in Northern Ireland

    By Sean Byrne

    This book examines the role of economic aid in the management and resolution of protracted ethnic conflicts, focusing on the case study of Northern Ireland. The book describes the results of a study of the role of economic aid within Northern Ireland, through the viewpoints of citizens collected...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Haters, Baiters and Would-Be Dictators

    Anti-Semitism and the UK Far-Right

    By Nick Toczek

    Anti-Semitism has been a persistent feature of far-right movements in the UK. In this groundbreaking study, acclaimed author Nick Toczek, traces the history of anti-Jewish prejudice from its origins within the Britons society through the fascist groups of the 1930s to its post war manifestations in...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Robert Hall Diaries 1947-1953 (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Alec Cairncross

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Lord Roberthall was economic adviser to a succession of Labour and Conservative governments from 1947 to 1961. During that time, he served under eight Chancellors and exercised more influence on economic policy than perhaps any other official. Fortunately – though it was contrary to Civil Service...

    To Be Published May 4th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Robert Hall Diaries 1954-1961 (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Alec Cairncross

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Lord Roberthall was economic adviser to a succession of Labour and Conservative governments from 1947 to 1961. During that time, he served under eight Chancellors and exercised more influence on economic policy than perhaps any other official. Fortunately – though it was contrary to Civil Service...

    To Be Published May 4th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Alternative Economic Indicators (Routledge Revivals)

    By Victor Anderson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The main objective of politicians is to maximise economic growth, which heavily drives political policy and decision-making. Critics of the maximisation of growth as the central aim of economic policy have argued that growth in itself is not necessarily a good thing, particularly for the...

    To Be Published May 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Scourge of Europe (Routledge Revivals)

    The Public Debt Described, Explained, and Historically Depicted

    By L. V. Birck

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Written during the early 1920s, at a time when Europe was still recovering from the catastrophe of the First World War, L.V. Birck’s The Scourge of Europe examines the economic issues surrounding the existence of public debt, its history, and possible approaches to problems associated with public...

    To Be Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. A Magna Carta for all Humanity

    Homing in on Human Rights

    By Francesca Klug

    The Magna Carta, sealed in 1215, has come to stand for the rule of law, curbs on executive power and the freedom to enjoy basic liberties. When the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations in 1948, it was heralded as 'a Magna Carta for all human kind'. Yet in the year...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge