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Forthcoming British Politics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Politics: The Basics

    5th Edition

    By Nigel Jackson, Stephen D Tansey

    Series: The Basics

    Now in its fifth edition, Politics: The Basics explores the systems, movements and issues at the cutting edge of modern politics. A highly successful introduction to the world of politics, it offers clear and concise coverage of a range of issues and addresses fundamental questions such as: • Why...

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Breaking Patterns of Conflict

    Britain, Ireland and the Northern Ireland Question

    Edited by John Coakley, Jennifer Todd

    The role of external powers and international bodies in efforts to break patterns of conflict and to install stable and durable peace settlements is well known. This book focuses on an unusual case where the sovereign state and a neighbour state help broker an agreed settlement in a disputed and...

    To Be Published October 6th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Conservatives' Economic Policy (Routledge Revivals)

    By Grahame Thompson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    What happened to economic policy during the first five years of Mrs Thatcher’s government? Most commentators have emphasised the radical changes wrought in economic theory and policy over the period from 1979. The left saw this as heralding the introduction of the social market economy and...

    To Be Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Violence for Equality (Routledge Revivals)

    Inquiries in Political Philosophy

    By Ted Honderich

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Violence for Equality, first published in 1989, questions the morality of political violence and challenges the presuppositions, inconsistencies and prejudices of liberal-democratic thinking. This book should be of interest to teachers and students of philosophy and politics....

    To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. The 'Irish' Family

    Edited by Linda Connolly

    When situated in the wider European context, ‘the Irish family’ has undergone a process of profound transformation and rapid change in very recent decades. Recent data cites a significant increase in one parent households and a high non-marital birth rate for instance alongside the emergence of...

    To Be Published November 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Margaret Thatcher

    Edited by Tim Bale

    Series: Critical Evaluations of Key Political Leaders

    Margaret Thatcher (1925–2013) was the dominant British political leader of our age. No postwar prime minister has equalled the impact she made on modern British history, nor matched her influence on the European and world stages. But, as she becomes a historical figure, how to distinguish myth from...

    To Be Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Class Politics and the Radical Right

    Edited by Jens Rydgren

    Series: Extremism and Democracy

    One of the most significant events in European politics the past two decades is the emergence of radical right-wing parties, mobilizing against immigration and multiethnic societies. Such parties have established themselves in a large number of countries, often with voter shares exceeding ten and...

    To Be Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge