The English Model

  • Andrew Gamble


The choice between Europe and America which has come to dominate the future of British politics is not only a matter of identity and security. Europe and America have also come to represent different models of economic, political, and social organization as far as political debates in Britain are concerned.2 As argued throughout this book, the debates are often as much within Anglo-America, or within Europe, as between them. But Europe and America have increasingly been used on both sides of the debate in British politics as convenient terms to denote rival ideals to be promoted or avoided.


Nineteenth Century Civil Society Welfare State Labour Movement Labour Party 
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