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The Myth of Consensus?

New Views on British History, 1945-64 (Contemporary History in Context)

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Great Britain - History - 20th Century,
  • History - General History,
  • Consensus (Social sciences),
  • Elizabeth II, 1952-,
  • George VI, 1936-1952,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHarriet Jones (Editor), Michael Kandiah (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10386608M
    ISBN 100312161549
    ISBN 109780312161545

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What emerges is a new interpretation of early postwar Britain in which fundamental differences of approach characterised Labour and Conservative policies throughout the s and s on issues as varied as the economy, the welfare state, industrial relations and decolonisation.

The Myth of Consensus dispels the idea of a golden age of postwar harmony and poses a About this book Introduction The volume collects for the first time the The Myth of Consensus? book of the revisionist historians who argue that fundamental differences between and within the parties continued to characterise British politics after This groundbreaking collection of essays challenges the notion that early postwar Britain was characterised by a consensus between the major political parties arising out of the experiences of the wartime coalition government.

The volume collects for the first time the views of the revisionist historians who argue that fundamental differences between and within the parties continued to The Myth of Consensus New Views on British History, – Editors: Jones, Harriet, Kandiah, Michael D.

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