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A short history of the Labour Party

Henry Pelling

A short history of the Labour Party

by Henry Pelling

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


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StatementHenry Pelling.
The Physical Object
Pagination196p.
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14997160M
ISBN 100333334736
OCLC/WorldCa8859569

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Thorpe's book has established itself as the best single-volume study of the whole of the Labour party's history. Now thoroughly updated in the light of ongoing historiographical debates, this third edition brings the story up to the present with new and revised chapters on the development of 'New Labour' and the previous Blair government. A Short History of the Labour Party. Authors: NA, NA Free Preview. Buy this book eB29 € price for Spain (gross) Buy eBook ISBN ; Digitally watermarked, DRM-free; Included format: PDF; ebooks can be used on all reading devices Buy this book eB

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Pelling. Thoroughly revised and updated, it describes the events that led to the inception of the party, the role of the trade unions within the party, the successes and failures of the twentieth century and the revival of the party's fortunes under/5(27).

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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Henry Pelling, Alastair J. Reid. Excerpt At the end of February the Labour Party could have celebrated (though it did not) its diamond jubilee.

As an institution it was sixty years old, having been founded inalthough for the first six years of its life its title was different. A Short History of the Labour Party is the classic account of the rise of the Labour Party from its foundation through to Tony Blair's second term as Prime Minister.

About this book Now in its eleventh edition, this book provides a concise introductory account of the Labour Party from its foundation up to Tony Blair's leadership, and the subsequent redrafting of the party's statement of aims in its constitution.

Thorpe's book is widely seen as the best single-volume study of the whole of the Labour party's history. Now thoroughly updated in the light of ongoing historiographical debates, this third edition brings the story up to the present with new and revised chapters on the development of "New Labour" and the legacy of the Blair government.

Synopsis A Short History of the Labour Party is the classic account of the rise of the Labour Party from its foundation through to Tony Blair's second term as Prime Minister.3/5(2).

Starting with the formation of what was to become the Labour Party, Andrew Thorpe charts the movement's history right up to the resignation of Tony Blair in This is a masterful book, written in a clear and easy prose.

He structures the book well, devoting a Reviews: 1. Labour Party, British political party whose historic links with trade unions have led it to promote an active role for the state in the creation of economic prosperity and in the provision of social services.

In opposition to the Conservative Party, it has been the major democratic socialist party in Britain since the early 20th century. It concludes by discussing the problems Labour has faced in gaining an effective parliamentary majority, and the solutions which have been devised by successive generations of the party's leadership.

This book thus provides the essential background for an understanding of current politics. Get this from a library. A short history of the Labour Party. [Henry Pelling] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

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A short history of the Labour Party [Pelling, Henry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A short history of the Labour Party. In the s and s, it stressed national planning, using nationalization of industry as a tool, in line with Clause IV of the original constitution of the Labour Party which called for the "common ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange, and the best obtainable system of popular administration and control of each industry or service" (this clause was eventually revised in ).

A short history of the Labour Party by Henry Pelling,Macmillan edition, in English - 5th by: A Short History of the Labour Party. Authors (view affiliations) Henry Pelling; Book. 1 Citations; 40 Downloads; About this book.

Keywords. history history of literature history of mathematics labour story. Authors and affiliations. Henry Pelling. 1; 1. ByLabour, drawing away working-class Liberal support, as well as some of its progressive intelligentsia, secured enough seats to form its first government, albeit a minority and short-lived one.

Harold Wilson: 5 facts about the Labour Party prime minister who features in The Crown; A brief history of the Conservative Party. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pelling, Henry. Short history of the Labour Party. London, Melbourne [etc.] Macmillan; New York, St.

This text provides an introductory account of the Labour Party from its foundation. It not only covers the period up to and including the election of Neil Kinnock as the leader of the Labour Party but also concentrates on the problems of the parliamentary : Palgrave Macmillan UK. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pelling, Henry.

Short history of the Labour Party. London: Macmillan, (OCoLC)An edition of A short history of the Labour Party () A short history of the Labour Party. 3rd : This is a brief introductory account of the Labour Party from its foundation up to the choice of Tony Blair to succeed John Smith as leader of the party, and the subsequent redrafting of the party's statement of aims in its constitution.