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Developments in British Politics

Dunleavy, Patrick; Gamble, Andrew; Heffernan, Richard and Peele, Gillian eds. (2003). Developments in British Politics. London, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.

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Abstract

Bringing together a completely new set of specially-commissioned chapters by leading authorities, Developments in British Politics 7 provides an accessible state-of-the-art introduction to politics and political change in the UK. It provides a systematic assessment of New Labour in government focusing in particular on continuities and contrasts between its first and second terms and with traditional social democracy. A central innovation is the concept of multi-focal politics to explain the consequences of globalization, Europeanisation and devolution for the nature and distribution of power in the UK.

Item Type: Edited Book
ISBN: 0-333-98704-7, 978-0-333-98704-9
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Politics and International Studies
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 11644
Depositing User: Richard Heffernan
Date Deposited: 10 Sep 2008 07:10
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:11
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/11644
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