Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2016

288 Pages | 4 Line drawings, black & white; 4 Tables, black & white

9.25 x 6.13 inches

ISBN: 9780719099793

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Reassessing 1970s Britain

Edited by Lawrence Black, Hugh Pemberton, and Pat Thane

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Now available in paperback
  • A hegemonic
  • Despite being the fulcrum of a range of debates about postwar British history, the 1970s is thinly covered in the existing historical literature
  • The 1970s was a decade of extraordinary ferment in ideas, and this book engages with many of these in the fields of politics, economics, women>'s liberation, culture, and book publishing
  • Assembles a group of thinkers who were influential in the 1970s to reflect on key texts and debates from the decade in which they were closely involved
  • Each thinker is paired with a contemporary historian who provides a commentary

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