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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Arming the British Police

    The Great Debate

    By Roy Ingleton

    As the fear of violent crime escalates, there are calls for the police to carry guns. This examination of the history of violent crime and violence against the representatives of law and order looks at the extent to which the "unarmed" British police have had recourse to firearms in the past....

    Published April 30th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Modern Constituency Electioneering

    Local Campaigning in the 1992 General Election

    By David Denver, Gordon Hands

    In this study of grass-roots election campaigning, the authors survey the evolution of campaigning over the past century and describe how the parties organized their constituency campaigns in the 1992 election. They examine and evaluate the campaign techniques used....

    Published April 24th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Political Parties and Party Systems

    Comparative Approaches and the British Experience

    By Moshe Maor

    This comprehensive textbook outlines and illuminates the main theories of political parties and party systems. Applying these theoretical approaches to British party politics, Moshe Maor covers all the key subjects of study including: * classification of party definitions * party systems change *...

    Published April 24th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Ideas and Think Tanks in Contemporary Britain

    Volume 2

    Edited by Michael David Kandiah, Anthony Seldon

    This study looks at the influence of ideas and think tanks in Britain, contemplating how ideas have shaped politics and society. The purveyors of ideas for change - the think tanks - are examined, and academics and participants views are recorded in a number of interviews....

    Published March 1st 1997 by Routledge

  7. British Government

    A Reader in Policy Making

    By Simon James

    This reader presents over seventy case studies of policy making in Whitehall and Westminster, combining newspaper coverage, official documents, academic analysis and the recollections of participants. Simon James demonstrates the various ways in which policy originates, the way it is shaped within...

    Published February 6th 1997 by Routledge

  8. QUANGOs and Local Government

    A Changing World

    Edited by Howard Davis

    There is now an appointed world of local governance sitting alongside elected government.this publication seeks to develop understanding of the changing world of local governance and thus contribute to wider debates. The impact of these changes will continue to be felt for many years to come...

    Published October 31st 1996 by Routledge

  9. Remaking the Labour Party

    From Gaitskell to Blair

    By Tudor Jones

    Remaking the Labour Party examines the development of revisionist thought in the Labour Party from the 1950s up to Tony Blair's successful attempt to rewrite Clause Four in April 1995. The main focus is upon the most distinctive and controversial aspect of Labour revisionism - its attitude toward...

    Published October 24th 1996 by Routledge

  10. The Three Pillars of Liberty

    Political Rights and Freedoms in the United Kingdom

    By Francesca Klug, Keir Starmer, Stuart Weir

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 26th 1996 by Routledge