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Great Britain

Decline Or Renewal?, 1st Edition

By Donley T Studlar

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Description

This thoughtful introduction to British politics explores a country undergoing a painful transition as the twenty-first century approaches. Informed throughout by a comparative public policy perspective, this book surveys British policy, institutions, and behavior since World War II. Donley Studlar analyzes challenges facing contemporary Britain an

Table of Contents

1 INTRODUCTION: CONTINUITY AND CHANGE, 2 BRITAIN IN HISTORICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL CONTEXT, 3 THE DEVELOPMENT OF POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS, 4 POLITICAL FORCES: ORGANIZATIONS AND INDIVIDUALS, 5 BRITISH FOREIGN POLICY: FROM GREAT POWER TO EUROPEAN PERIPHERY, 6 ECONOMIC POLICY: FROM INDUSTRIAL GIANT TO BRITALY, 7 SOCIAL WELFARE POLICY: FROM LEADER TO LAGGARD, 8 SOCIAL REGULATORY POLICIES: FROM PUBLIC MORALITY TO SOCIAL PERMISSIVENESS, 9 CHANCE AND INSTITUTIONAL ADAPTATION IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

About the Author

Donley T Studlar is Eberly Family Distinguished Professor of Political Science at West Virginia University. Since 1994, he has served as executive secretary of the British Politics Group.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General