British Politics Products

  • The Official History of the Cabinet Secretaries

    1st Edition

    By Ian Beesley

    This book is the official history of British Cabinet Secretaries, the most senior civil servants in UK government, from the post-war period up to 2002. In December 1916 Maurice Hankey sat at the Cabinet table to take the first official record of Cabinet decisions. Prior to this there had been no…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30
    Routledge
    Government Official History Series

  • Studies in Diplomatic History

    1st Edition

    By James Headlam-Morley

    This collection of essays delves into issues associated with British foreign policy in the ten years that Headlam-Morley worked with the Foreign Office in early twentieth century Britain. Originally published in 1930, the issues discussed in this volume include disarmament, treaties and security…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Unions and Economic Crisis

    Britain, West Germany and Sweden, 1st Edition

    By Peter Gourevitch, Andrew Martin, George Ross, Stephen Bornstein, Andrei Markovits, Christopher Allen

    First published in 1984. This book represents a major study of union responses to the economic crisis of the 1970s and 1980s. Abjuring governmental or managerial outlooks, it argues that unions, as representatives of essential producer groups, would be central to the renegotiation of the economic…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    European Trade Unions and the 1970s Economic Crisis

  • Imperialism

    A Study, 1st Edition

    By J.A. Hobson

    Originally published in 1902, this study expands on the ideas of imperialism which were a key focus of many countries in the early twentieth century, particularly in Great Britain. Hobson starts by outlining the economic origins of imperialism with an analysis on methodology and results, before…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • International Intervention, Identity and Conflict Transformation

    Bridges and Walls Between Groups, 1st Edition

    By Timea Spitka

    This book addresses the challenges of international intervention in violent conflicts and its impact on groups in conflict. When the international community intervenes in a violent internal conflict, intervening powers may harden divisions, constructing walls between groups, or they may foster…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution

  • The World of Labour

    1st Edition

    By G. D. H. Cole

    Cole saw the trade unions as being critical to progress, but to realise their role they needed to change and the issue of trade union structure therefore became fundamental. He considered in this volume that trade union structure was a central problem of the labour movement – he described British…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • Self-Government in Industry

    1st Edition

    By G D H Cole

    This book represents an important stage in the development of an indigenous theory. The argument is presented with the special qualities of cogency and perception which have given the author a lasting influence within the labour movement.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • The Next Ten Years

    1st Edition

    By G D. H. Cole

    This volume was Cole's first major work of political economy in almost a decade and it effectively positioned him as a mainstream Fabian who sought to stabilize capitalism before progressing socialism by essentially statist means. Influenced by J A Hobson and Maynard Keynes the imperative for Cole…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • Modernising School Governance

    Corporate planning and expert handling in state education, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Wilkins

    Modernising School Governance examines the impact of recent market-based reforms on the role of governors in the English state education system. A focus of the book concerns how government and non-government demands for ‘strong governance’ have been translated to mean improved performance…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

  • Guild Socialism Restated

    1st Edition

    By G D H Cole

    Guild Socialism Restated is G D H Cole’s fullest and most systematic account of his vision of industrial and political reorganization. The introductory chapters of the volume develop the theme of democratic citizenship in relation to industrial society. Cole contends that neither capitalism nor…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions

  • The Politics of Trauma and Peace-Building

    Lessons from Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Cillian McGrattan

    In marked contrast to literary, historical and cultural studies, there has been a limited engagement with the concepts and politics of trauma by political science and peacebuilding research. This book explores the debate on trauma and peacebuilding and presents the challenges for democratization…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • Opposition in Western Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eva Kolinsky

    This book, first published in 1987, analysed the state and changing nature of political opposition in Western Europe at the time. For each country covered, it discusses the concept of opposition and the approach adopted by opposition parties. It explores the institutional framework that was in…

    Paperback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

12Series in British Politics

Product Search