The Making of Modern British Politics: 1867 - 1945 / Edition 3

The Making of Modern British Politics: 1867 - 1945 / Edition 3

by Martin Pugh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631225900

ISBN-13: 9780631225904

Pub. Date: 02/11/2002

Publisher: Wiley

The third edition of this successful text has been revised to include a new chapter on the politics of the Second World War, and to reflect recent developments in research into the period.

  • Third edition of this insightful survey of changes in British politics
  • Now extended to cover the politics of the Second World War and the election of 1945

Overview

The third edition of this successful text has been revised to include a new chapter on the politics of the Second World War, and to reflect recent developments in research into the period.

  • Third edition of this insightful survey of changes in British politics
  • Now extended to cover the politics of the Second World War and the election of 1945
  • Extensively revised in the light of recent research
  • Looks at the Labour Party's evolution into a national rather than sectional party
  • Includes updated suggestions for further reading

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631225904
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/11/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: 1867-1900:.

1. Party and Participation 1867-1900.

2. The Evolution of the Gladstonian Liberal Party.

3. The Conservative Revival 1874-1900.

4. The Social Roots of Political Change in Late Victorian Britain.

Part II: 1895-1914:.

5. The Edwardian Crisis.

6. Edwardian Progressivism.

7. The Electoral Struggle 1906-1914.

Part III: 1914-1920s:.

8. The Impact of the Great War on British Politics.

9. Patriotism, Ideology and the State in the Great War.

10. The Elevation of Labour and the Restoration of Party Politics 1918-1931.

11. Origins of the Conservative Electoral Hegemony.

12. From the National Government to the Popular Front 1931-1939.

13. The Politics of the "People's War" 1939-1945.

Notes.

Guide to Further Reading.

Index.

Illustrations.

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