Contemporary British Politics

  • Authors
  • Bill Coxall
  • Lynton Robins
  • Robert Leach
Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. The Context of British Politics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 3-15
    3. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 16-31
    4. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 32-49
    5. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 50-72
  3. Participating in Politics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 75-87
    3. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 88-98
    4. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 99-114
    5. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 115-135
    6. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 136-155
    7. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 156-169
  4. British Government: Westminster and Whitehall

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 173-186
    3. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 187-205
    4. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 206-226
    5. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 227-250
    6. Bill Coxall, Lynton Robins, Robert Leach
      Pages 251-266
  5. Multi-Level Governance: Government and Politics above and below Whitehall and Westminster

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 267-267

About this book

Introduction

The third edition of this leading textbook has been comprehensively updated and substantially revised to provide the first definitive introduction to British politics and government under New Labour. As well as according greater attention to the growing role of the European Union in British politics, this edition contains systematic comparisons between constitutional arrangements in the United Kingdom and in other leading democratic political systems. The book has been substantially redesigned with the addition of many new features.

Keywords

constitution decision-making economy European Union (EU) gender governance government Institution parliament participation Policy Political Parties political process politics

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