Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 January 2012

272 Pages | 9 Tables, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719086144

Bookseller Code (06)

The Second Labour Government

A reappraisal

John Shepherd

Published by Manchester University Press

  • New and original assessment of the second Labour government 1929-31 with up to date analyses of its policies and politics
  • Previously under-researched topics, such as Labour and the consumer, Labour and agricultural questions, Labour-Soviet relations and the impact this government had on the Opposition, are expertly covered
  • Wide range of subjects dealt with in an innovative way, including economics, politics, and ideology
  • Contributions from leading scholars and younger academics make this an exciting edited collection with fresh insights into the political, economic and social history of the second Labour government
  • Essential reading for sixth formers, undergraduates, teachers and those interested in Labour history and politics

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