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  • Charging for Government (Routledge Revivals)

    User Charges and Earmarked Taxes in Principle and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Richard E. Wagner

    Originally published in 1991, user charges and earmarked taxes are methods by which people pay directly for the services they recieve from government. As such they are frequently supported by those who oppose increased taxation, who argue that they are more like market transactions than traditional…

    Paperback – 2012-06-07
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  • Ethics in the British Civil Service (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Richard A. Chapman

    First published in 1988, this book is about the application of moral standards in the course of official work in the British civil service. It approaches the subject by examining the career of Sir Edward Bridges, Head of the Civil Service from 1945 to 1956. The book raises questions, of major…

    Paperback – 2012-06-07
    Routledge

  • People, Power and Place (Routledge Revivals)

    Perspectives on Anglo-American politics, 1st Edition

    By Keith Hoggart

    Examining the genral character and key issues of local politics, People, Power and Place discusses the effect of local government policieson the general population and identifies those who gain or lose under them. Based on a comparitive investigation of Britain and the United States, the book…

    Paperback – 2012-06-07
    Routledge

  • The Constitution of Poverty (Routledge Revivals)

    Towards a genealogy of liberal governance, 1st Edition

    By Mitchell Dean

    Firts published in 1991, this book looks at how capitalism has affected the organization of the poor. It also explores what the links are between notions of poverty and notions personal responsibility, philanthropy, morality and state forms. An intruiging work for anyone interested in the…

    Paperback – 2012-03-26
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  • Britain, America and the War Debt Controversy

    The Economic Diplomacy of an Unspecial Relationship, 1917-45, 1st Edition

    By Robert Self

    This volume throws important new light upon a pivotal period of transition in the Anglo-American relationship and sets the stage for its equally dramatic transformation during and after the Second World War.  Based upon extensive research in previously unpublished archival material on both…

    Paperback – 2012-03-22
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    British Politics and Society

  • Ideas and Economic Crises in Britain from Attlee to Blair (1945-2005)

    1st Edition

    By Matthias M Matthijs

    First published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2012-02-15
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    Routledge Explorations in Economic History

  • German Unification 1989-90

    Documents on British Policy Overseas, Series III, Volume VII, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Salmon, Keith Hamilton, Stephen Robert Twigge

    This volume is comprised of a collection of diplomatic documents covering British reactions to, and policy towards, the collapse of the German Democratic Republic and the unification of Germany in 1989-90. The peaceful unification of Germany in 1989-90 brought a dramatic end to the Cold War. This…

    Paperback – 2012-01-31
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    Whitehall Histories

  • The Contemporary Commonwealth

    An Assessment 1965-2009, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Mayall

    This collection of essays has been assembled to mark the centenary of The Round Table. It provides an analysis of the modern Commonwealth since the establishment of the Secretariat in 1965. Providing an overview of the contemporary Commonwealth, this book places the organization in its rich…

    Paperback – 2012-01-30
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  • Inside the Welfare State

    Foundations of Policy and Practice in Post-War Britain, 1st Edition

    By Virginia Noble

    By moving beyond consideration of the welfare legislation enacted in the 1940s, this book explains how government aid was actually provided in the new British welfare state created just after World War II. Revealing dimensions of social policy that have been neglected by scholars, this study…

    Paperback – 2011-08-16
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    British Politics and Society

  • English Constitutional Theory and the House of Lords 1556-1832 (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Corinne Weston

    First published in 1965, this work studies the House of Lords and the various proposals for its reform, abolition or limitation of its powers which have been made in the light o f prevailing theories of the nature and characteristics of the English government. The work also contains a history of…

    Paperback – 2011-06-03
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  • Consociational Theory

    McGarry and O’Leary and the Northern Ireland conflict, 1st Edition

    By Rupert Taylor

    Consociational power sharing is increasingly gaining ground, right around the world, as a means for resolving political conflict in divided societies. In this volume, edited by Rupert Taylor, nineteen internationally-respected scholars engage in a lively debate about the merits of the theory…

    Paperback – 2011-05-20
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    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

  • Trade Unions in a Neoliberal World

    British Trade Unions under New Labour, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gary Daniels, John McIlroy

    Trade Unions in a Neoliberal World is the first book to provide readers with an authoritative and comprehensive assessment of the impact of New Labour governments on employment relations and trade unions. This innovative text locates changes in industrial politics since the 1990s in the…

    Paperback – 2010-10-22
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    Routledge Research in Employment Relations

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