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British politics and government, 1951-1970

M. Proudfoot

British politics and government, 1951-1970

a study of an affluent society.

by M. Proudfoot

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war British mentality, there are few corners of national life which do not find a place somewhere in the book, and we invariably learn something new about them. To pick a few more detailed examples at random, passages on the development of archaeology (pp. . Seeking a Role The United Kingdom, Brian Harrison New Oxford History of England. The first of two self-standing volumes bringing The New Oxford History of England series up to the present; Covers the period from the welfare optimism of the early s through to the uncertainties and disintegrating consensus of the early s.

In , taxation was about 10 per cent of GNP; by , taxes had risen to almost half of the total national income, and contributed to the rise of Thatcher. Martin Daunton continues the story begun in Trusting Leviathan, offering an analysis of the politics of acceptance of huge tax rises after Cited by: Vol. 81, No. 3, Jun., The journal also publishes approximately one thousand book reviews per year, surveying and reporting the most important contemporary historical scholarship in the discipline. British Politics and Government, A Study of an Affluent Society by Mary Proudfoot.

Feb 01,  · At one level, authors write purely for themselves in an ongoing attempt to make sense of the world and discover what, on reflection, they themselves really think. Before beginning to write on any major topic in my Seeking a Role: The United Kingdom – I did not at first know what I intended to say. I would discover my thoughts only in. Mar 26,  · Read "Seeking a Role The United Kingdom —" by Brian Harrison available from Rakuten Kobo. In this, the first of two self-standing volumes bringing The New Oxford History of England up to the present, Brian Harr Brand: OUP Oxford.


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