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Who governs Britain?.

Peter Hennessy

Who governs Britain?.

by Peter Hennessy

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Published by W.H. Smith in [UK] .
Written in English


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SeriesContemporary papers / W. H.Smith -- 10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19843109M

'The Political Class' challenges us to rethink who governs Britain A new book from Dr Peter Allen puts British democracy under the microscope to consider who our politicians are and why it matters for fairness and legitimacy. “Who governs Britain?” (ie Heath or the striking miners). Turnout went up that time but only to give him the answer: “Not you, mate.” Brenda-ism, in varying forms, is not a new phenomenon.

  Anthony King’s ‘Who Governs Britain?’ is a great guide to the UK political system, its component parts, and how each part of the system exerts influence on the governance of the country as a whole. It’s a short and very readable book rather than a textbook treatment of the subject. King takes a chapter on each bit of the system but presents this in an unconventional way: the book. Who Governs Britain? Anthony King. £ Published by Pelican. 9 April Paperback / softback. ISBN: Who Governs Britain? Anthony King. £ From the publisher: ‘Jaw-dropping’ Daily Telegraph ‘A timely examination of how the distribution of power has shifted’ Guardian Where does power lie in Britain today?.

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Nobody Governs. ‘Who Governs Britain?’ By Anthony King. Penguin £ It’s a good question, and King surveys twelve possible answers, from voters and party members to MPs and the media. One theme of the book is that the ‘classic’ form of post-war government, which lasted till the s, no longer holds.

The Canadian-born academic Anthony King has built a career out of seeing Britain through transatlantic eyes. His latest book, Who Governs Britain?. Despite this change, however, Who Governs Britain is no less relevant or telling today. Written by the Canadian-born Professor of British Government at the University of Kent, the book is.

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by Anthony King. Who Governs Britain. by Anthony King. In his new book, Anthony King, Millennium Professor of British Government at the University of Essex, seeks to answer a question that has engrossed political experts and commentators for generations: “Who Governs Britain?”.

This is an excellent book about contemporary governance of Britain, very readable and highly informative, it's about as near to a page turner that such books can be. A first class, if somewhat brief, look at who governs the country, from a political standpoint. There is very little mention, if any, of how big business actually controls what.

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For months, many political pundits and media commentators in Britain have been saying just that. The May general election could well mark a watershed in the way Britain is governed, with far-reaching consequences for the future of a United Kingdom.

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Politics Nonfiction Publication Details. A decade later, after the Conservatives under Margaret Thatcher had returned to power, there was a rematch with the miners which, this time, the Government won.

But, to the extreme left apparently, the question of “Who governs Britain” still has not been decided — nor will it be until they can answer: “We do.”.