British Cabinet Government / Edition 2

British Cabinet Government / Edition 2

by Simon James
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415179769

ISBN-13: 9780415179768

Pub. Date: 07/06/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

British Cabinet Government is a full revised and updated second edition. This comprehensive book draws on a wealth of new material to shed light on mechanisms, structure adn realities of the Cabinet system in Britain from 1945 to the present.

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British Cabinet Government is a full revised and updated second edition. This comprehensive book draws on a wealth of new material to shed light on mechanisms, structure adn realities of the Cabinet system in Britain from 1945 to the present.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415179768
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/06/1999
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
294
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.81(d)
Lexile:
1390L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface to the second editionvii
Acknowledgementsix
A note on sourcesxi
1Describing the Cabinet system1
2Ministers and their departments12
3Collective decision-making: Cabinet committees and the Cabinet49
4The role of the Prime Minister88
5The dynamics of collective decision-making138
6Problems of the Cabinet system172
7Advice at the centre196
8Conclusion238
Further reading250
Notes255
Bibliography257
Index270

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