British Politics Products

  • Interpreting British Governance

    1st Edition

    By Mark Bevir, Rod Rhodes

    How is Britain governed? Have we entered a new era of governance? Can traditional approaches to governance help us to interpret 21st century Britain?This book develops the argument that we can understand political practices only by grasping the beliefs on which people act. It offers a governance…

    Paperback – 2003-03-27

  • Fifty Key Figures in Twentieth Century British Politics

    1st Edition

    By Keith Layborn

    This guidebook provides a complete overview of the lives and influence of fifty major figures in modern British political history. Reflecting the changes within British society and politics over the past century, the entries chart the development of key contemporary issues such as women's rights,…

    Paperback – 2002-05-16
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Understanding Scotland

    The Sociology of a Nation, 2nd Edition

    By David McCrone

    Understanding Scotland has been recognised since publication as the key text on the sociology of Scotland. This wholly revised edition provides the first sustained study of post-devolution Scottish society. It contains new material on:* the establishment of the Scottish parliament in 1999* social…

    Paperback – 2001-06-14

  • The British Political Process

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Wright

    British Political Process: An Introduction is an exciting new text for students which clearly and simply explains the workings of the British political system. Written by those close to the political process, it provides an authoritative, reliable and manageable guide to understanding all the key…

    Paperback – 1999-12-16

  • Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Childs, Michael Storry

    Boasting more than 970 alphabetically-arranged entries, the Encyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture surveys British cultural practices and icons in the latter half of the twentieth century. It examines high and popular culture and encompasses both institutional and alternative aspects of…

    Hardback – 1999-08-12
    Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture

  • British Cabinet Government

    2nd Edition

    By Simon James

    Fully revised and up-dated, this new edition of Simon James comprehensive and accessible text continues to provide an excellent insight into this central topic of British politics. It draws on the wealth of new material that has become available in recent years to shed light on the mechanisms,…

    Paperback – 1999-05-06

  • Biographical Dictionary of British Prime Ministers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Eccleshall, Graham Walker

    The Biographical Dictionary of British Prime Ministers is a wide-ranging, comprehensive guide to the political lives of Britain's prime ministers from Sir Robert Walpole to Tony Blair. Written by some of the leading authorities on British politics this authoritative dictionary provides essential…

    Paperback – 1998-08-06

  • Political Parties and Party Systems

    Comparative Approaches and the British Experience, 1st Edition

    By Moshe Maor

    This comprehensive textbook outlines and illuminates the main theories of political parties and party systems. Applying these theoretical approaches to British party politics, Moshe Maor covers all the key subjects of study including: * classification of party definitions * party systems change *…

    Paperback – 1997-04-24

  • British Government

    A Reader in Policy Making, 1st Edition

    By Simon James

    This reader presents over seventy case studies of policy making in Whitehall and Westminster, combining newspaper coverage, official documents, academic analysis and the recollections of participants. Simon James demonstrates the various ways in which policy originates, the way it is shaped within…

    Paperback – 1997-02-06

  • Policy-Making in Britain

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maurice Mullard

    The book provides a broad-based introduction to policy-making in Britain, exporing the legacy of the Thatcher era and charting the new context of policy-making in the 1990s.The authors examine the policy process within its ideological, political and economic context, discussing both the influence…

    Paperback – 1995-09-07

  • The British Administrative System

    Principles Versus Practice, 1st Edition

    By Grant Jordan

    This student text brings together and discusses different principles and ideas that are used in the description of policy making and administration in Britain. These include Collective Responsibility, Individual Ministerial Responsibility, Arms Lenght Control, Organisation by Function, Judicial…

    Paperback – 1994-09-29

  • The Politics of Public Expenditure

    2nd Edition

    By Maurice Mullard

    The question of public expenditure has proved to be one of the perennial problems for British Governments. Given forecasts of low growth and record levels of unemployment, the present Government could be faced with dilemmas of greater magnititude than ever. This new edition of Maurice Mullard's…

    Paperback – 1993-10-28

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