Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2015

272 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719089800

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Labour orators from Bevan to Miliband

edited by Andrew S. Crines and Richard Hayton

Published by Manchester University Press

  • An essential contribution to the literature on Labour history and British party politics
  • A revealing analysis of how oratory influenced Labour's successes in government and opposition
  • Provides a critical evaluation of how oratory and rhetoric enabled key political actors to emerge as leading Labour figures
  • Explores Labour's ideological controversies through the oratorical/rhetorical paradigm
  • Presents a thorough investigation of how oratory was utilised in the ideological disputes of the post-war period

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