• Socialist Economics book cover

    Socialist Economics

    1st Edition

    By G. D. H. Cole

    This volume sets forth as simply as possible the theoretical foundations which underlie the practical policies of democratic Socialism. This involves both a repudiation and a refutation of the assumptions of the older classical economists who believed in laissez-faire, and a careful differentiation…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • Britain in Europe: Prospects for Change book cover

    Britain in Europe

    Prospects for Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Milfull

    First published in 1999, this text addresses the question of Britain's role in Europe from a range of disciplinary perspectives including history, politics, sociology and cultural studies.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Trade Unions book cover

    Trade Unions

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Drage

    First published in 1905, this book offers a perspective on the aims and objectives of British trade unions. It details the history, constitution and aims of the trade union, challenging the misconception that a trade union exists solely to foster strikes, harass employers and hamper industry, and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Democratic Dilemmas: Why democracies ban political parties book cover

    Democratic Dilemmas

    Why democracies ban political parties, 1st Edition

    By Angela K Bourne

    This book examines how democratic communities resolve dilemmas posed by anti-system parties or, more specifically, the question of why democracies take the grave decision to ban political parties. On the one hand, party bans may ‘protect’ democracies, usually from groups deemed to undermine the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Extremism and Democracy

  • The Official History of Privatisation, Vol. II: Popular Capitalism, 1987-97 book cover

    The Official History of Privatisation, Vol. II

    Popular Capitalism, 1987-97, 1st Edition

    By David Parker

    This is Volume II of Professor Parker's authoritative Official History of Privatisation, covering the period from the re-election of Margaret Thatcher in 1987 to the election of Tony Blair in 1997. Volume II considers in detail several of the major privatisations, including those of airports, steel…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • G. D. H. Cole: Early Pamphlets & Assessment (RLE Cole) book cover

    G. D. H. Cole: Early Pamphlets & Assessment (RLE Cole)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noel Thompson

    This volume of extremely rare pamphlets spans over thirty years of prolific output by G D H Cole. It encompasses the challenges of full employment and the role re-armament in achieving that, nationalizing industries, the principles of socialism and the welfare state.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • Artangel and Financing British Art: Adapting to Social and Economic Change book cover

    Artangel and Financing British Art

    Adapting to Social and Economic Change, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Gould

    The Artangel Trust has been credited with providing artists with all the money and logistics they need to create one-off dream projects. An independent art commissioning agency based in London, it has operated since 1985 and is responsible for producing some of the most striking ephemeral and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge
    British Art: Histories and Interpretations since 1700

  • Automatic Poverty book cover

    Automatic Poverty

    1st Edition

    By Bill Jordan

    Originally published in 1981, Automatic Poverty provides a much-needed alternative to the Radical Right’s analysis. The book argues that Britain’s economic decline is symptomatic of an advanced stage of industrialisation in which productive processes are increasingly mechanised, but output remains…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Social Security: Beveridge and After book cover

    Social Security: Beveridge and After

    1st Edition

    By Victor George

    Originally published in 1968, Social Security: Beveridge and After concentrates on the development of social security in the U.K. since the Beveridge report. The book looks at the system of Social Security, since it was unified with the Ministry of Social Security, and looks at the extent to which…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Origins of British Social Policy book cover

    The Origins of British Social Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Thane

    Originally published in 1978 The Origins of British Social Policy arose dissatisfaction with conventional approaches to the subject of welfare responsibilities in the state. This volume stresses the complexity of conscious and unconscious influences upon policy, which include such political…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Emergence of the Welfare State in Britain and Germany: 1850-1950 book cover

    The Emergence of the Welfare State in Britain and Germany

    1850-1950, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang Mommsen

    Originally published in 1981 The Emergence of the Welfare State in Britain and Germany 1850-1950 is an edited collection on the history and future prospects of the modern welfare state. It attempts to pave the way for an analysis of the problems of the welfare state and its historical origins, and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Culture Wars: The Media and the British Left book cover

    Culture Wars

    The Media and the British Left, 2nd Edition

    By James Curran, Ivor Gaber, Julian Petley

    Culture Wars investigates the relationship between the media and politics in Britain today. It focusses on how significant sections of the national press have represented and distorted the policies of the Labour Party, and particularly its left, from the Thatcher era up to and including Ed Miliband…

    Paperback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Communication and Society

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