Britain For and Against Europe: British Politics and the Question of European Integration

Hardcover | April 1, 1998

EditorDavid Baker, David Seawright

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This study, by a host of leading experts, provides the most up-to-date analysis of the often problematic relationship between various elements of British political culture and the developing European Union. The book opens with a general review of the history of this relationship since 1950,by Andrew Gamble. This is followed by ten chapters by other leading researchers, each examining a particular aspect of the relationship, including the view of Britain from Europe, the attitudes of Labour, Conservative, and Liberal Democratic parties, the Scottish and Welsh Nationalist parties, theTrade Unions, Business, the Civil Service, and the media. The study concludes with a review of the findings of these chapters, and a discussion of their implications for future relations between Britain and her European partners.

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This study, by a host of leading experts, provides the most up-to-date analysis of the often problematic relationship between various elements of British political culture and the developing European Union. The book opens with a general review of the history of this relationship since 1950,by Andrew Gamble. This is followed by ten ch...

David Baker is a Reader in British Politics, Department of Politics and Economics at Nottingham Trent University. David Seawright is a Lecturer in Politics, Department of Economics and International Studies at Lincoln University.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:268 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.83 inPublished:April 1, 1998Publisher:Oxford University Press

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David Baker and David Seawright: Introduction1. Andrew Gamble: The European Issue in British Politics2. Steve Ludlam: The Cauldron: Conservative Parliamentarians and European Integration3. David Baker and David Seawright: A `Rosy' Map of Europe? Labour Parliamentarians and European Integration4. Scott Clarke and John Curtice: The Liberal Democrats and European Integration5. James Mitchell: Member State or Euro-Region: The SNP, Plaid Cymru, and Europe6. Ben Rosamond: The Integration of Labour? British Trade Union Attitudes to European Integration7. Justin Greenwood and Lara Stancich: British Business: Managing Complexity8. Jim Buller and Martin J. Smith: Civil Service Attitudes Towards the European Union9. George Wilkes and Dominic Wring: The British Press and European Integration 1948 to 199610. Peter Brown Pappamikail: Britain Viewed From EuropeDavid Baker and David Seawright: Conclusion

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... important snapshots of Conservative and Labour parliamentarians' attitudes during the dying days of the Conservative administration,.../ These analyses will remain useful reference material but also provide much food for thought for those contemplating political developments over the nextfew years./ Martin Westlake, associate member of the Centre for Legislative Studies, Hull University, and head of unit for Interinstitutional Relations, EC, Brussels, in THES, 04/06/99