Britain since 1945: A Political History / Edition 5

Britain since 1945: A Political History / Edition 5

by David Childs
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415248035

ISBN-13: 9780415248037

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Now in its fifth edition this is the definitive text on contemporary British political history. It is now fully updated and revised to include a chapter on Tony Blair's administration and an analysis of the London Mayoral elections.

Overview

Now in its fifth edition this is the definitive text on contemporary British political history. It is now fully updated and revised to include a chapter on Tony Blair's administration and an analysis of the London Mayoral elections.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415248037
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
410
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.42(h) x 1.39(d)

Table of Contents

1. Summer Victories; 2. Achievement and Austerity Under Attlee, 1945-51; 3. Colonial Retreat and Cold War; 4. Churchill and Eden, 1951-1957; 5. Macmillan and the Affluent Society, 1957-64; 6. Wilson's Attempts at Reform, 1964-70; 7. The Unexpected Prime Minister: Edward Heath, 1970-74; 8. Labour's Minority Governments, 1974-79; 9. The Thatcher 'Revolution', 1979-83; 10. Thatcher in Decline, 1983-1990; 11. In Major's 'Classless Society', 1990-96; 12. Blair's New Labour Experiment

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