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Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-97) and index.
|Series||Historical Association studies|
|LC Classifications||DA560 .B39 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||102 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||102|
|LC Control Number||90000278|
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Class, Party and the Political Systems in Britain, Belchem, John; Belchem, John (senior Lecturer In History, University Of Liverpool) ISBN ISBN /5(2). Class Party and the Political System in Britain: by John Belchem,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
Class, party and the political system in Britain [John Belchem] -- Between the second Reform Act and World War I, the patterns and codes of political behaviour in Britain changed.
This study addresses issues in the political history of late-Victorian and Edwardian. Get this from a library. Class, party, and the political system in Britain, [John Belchem].
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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $Author: John Belchem. Historians are widely at odds in their interpretations of electoral sociology and party performance between and This short study is designed to introduce students to some of the more complex and controversial issues in the political history of late-Victorian and Edwardian Britain and seeks to elucidate the impact of class and the role of party in local, constituency, Westminster and national politics.
Historic changes in British politics are examined in Class, Party and the Political System in Britain The book takes readers through the time period beginning with the second Reform Act and into World War I. It looks at the political behavior in Britain during this time and how it changed : John Belchem.
Class, Party and the Political System in Britain by John Belchem (no photo) Synopsis: Between the second Reform Act and World War 1, the patterns and codes of political behaviour in Britain changed decisively.
The nature of these changes, however, is hotly debated. Buy Class, party, and the political system in Britain, (Historical Association studies) by Belchem, John (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.
Everyday Author: John Belchem. Class, party, and the political system in Britain, by John Belchem 2 editions - first published in In the s, problems of unemployment, urban housing, public health, wages, working conditions, and healthcare upset this traditional balance and led the way for the advent of a new and powerful political movement in Great Britain: the Labour Party.
Bywages were stagnating while prices continued to rise throughout the country. He is Secretary of the Society for the Study of Labour History and has published several books, including 'Orator' Hunt: Henry Hunt and English Working-Class Radicalism (); Industrialization and the Working Class: The English Experience, (); Class, Party and the Political System in Britain, (); and, as co-editor with Richard Price, A Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century.
Liberals, in particular, were keen to preserve a balance in the representation. They feared that too great and indiscriminate addition of working men to the electorate would swamp other interests and classes and produce a political system dominated by a single class (pp.
–9, –). Working Class: The English Experience () and Class, Party and the Political System in Britain (). He also has edited Popular Politics, Riot and Labour: Essays in Liverpool History, (), and is currently working on popular radicalism between and RAYMOND BREBACH, Associate Professor of Humanities at.
The UK political system is a two party system. Since the s, the two dominant parties have been the Conservative Party and the Labour Party. Before the Labour Party rose in British politics, the Liberal Party was the other major political party, along with the Conservatives.
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John Belchem is an emeritus British professor whose work covers popular radicalism in 19th-century Britain, Irish migration, the Isle of Man, and modern history. He has a special interest in the history of Liverpool.
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