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  1. Local Government Reorganisation

    The Review and its Aftermath

    Edited by Steve Leach

    The Local Government Review raised issues of political process and decision-making theories. The interest lies in the insights provided by academic analysis, and the highlighting of the lessons to be learned. This volume attempts to respond to both these perspectives....

    Published January 31st 1998 by Routledge

  2. New Labour in Power

    Precedents and Prospects

    Edited by Tim Bale, Brian Brivati

    New Labour in Power combines historical, political and practical approaches to the questions raised by the Labour election victory. Addressing core themes such as Europe, the economy, welfare, education, and the constitution, this volume provides an assessment of the new era. This book explores...

    Published December 18th 1997 by Routledge

  3. British Elections and Parties Review

    Edited by David Denver, Justin Fisher, Steve Ludlam, Charles Pattie

    This volume features key political issues for 1990s Britain: the reform of the Labour party; the use of opinion polls; the impact of the media; European integration; Scotland and regional trends; and the bases of party support....

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  4. The Treasury in Public Policy-Making

    By Prof Richard A Chapman

    Analyses the Treasury's role in public policy making and makes an original contribution to knowledge about the current work of the Treasury.The book focuses on three main areas:* the development of the Treasury from earliest times to the present* the current structure and organization of the...

    Published October 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  5. Towards a Classless Society?

    Edited by Helen Jones

    An alternative to the right-wing paradigm which has hijacked discussions of class, this book focuses on the specific ways in which class inequalities manifest themselves in Britain and exposes the hollowness if politicians' rhetoric over the classless society....

    Published September 18th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Social Movements in Britain

    By Paul Byrne

    Series: Theory and Practice in British Politics

    Social Movements have become a central focus of political study in recent years. Paul Byrne's accessible account of British Social movements introduces students to the relevant theories, and puts them into practice by examining groups such as Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth, the Women's Movement...

    Published September 11th 1997 by Routledge

  7. In Search of Ireland

    A Cultural Geography

    Edited by Brian Graham

    In Search of Ireland argues that Ireland's political problems are created by conflicts and confusions of identity. It brings together a number of distinguished contributors, each of whom examines a particular aspect of Ireland's diverse cultural geography and history. Issues covered include: the...

    Published September 4th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Local Elections in Britain

    By Colin Rallings, Michael Thrasher

    Exploring the historical context, the structure and method of operation, Local Elections in Britain clearly addresses the key issues and confusions that surround the local election system including:* the nature and extent of electoral participation including the crucial issue of low turnout* the...

    Published July 10th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Fighting for Ireland?

    The Military Strategy of the Irish Republican Movement

    By M.L.R. Smith

    Fighting for Ireland? is the first in-depth account of the evolution of Irish Republican strategy. It is highly topical in the light of the faltering peace process and the growing speculation over the IRA's next move: further violence or a new non-violent strategy? This new, updated paperback...

    Published May 8th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Political Ideas in Modern Britain

    In and After the Twentieth Century, 2nd Edition

    By Rodney Barker

    The rise of the New Right and the collapse of state communism in 1989 has fundamentally changed political thinking in the late twentieth century. Rodney Barker has revised and extended his classic text - Political Ideas in Modern Britain - in the light of these changes. His accessible account of...

    Published May 1st 1997 by Routledge