Labour's European Dilemmas: From Bevin to Blair by R. BroadLabour's European Dilemmas: From Bevin to Blair by R. Broad

Labour's European Dilemmas: From Bevin to Blair

byR. Broad

Hardcover | September 12, 2001

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For thirty years the Labour Party was wracked by conflict over membership of the European Community, swinging back and forth, pro and anti, when in and out of office. It was a conflict that helped keep the party in opposition for eighteen years until it abandoned its socialist basis under New Labour. The author as journalist and European Union official knew many of the major and minor players and brings this experience to bear.
ROGER BROAD graduated in Modern History from The Queen's College, Oxford. As a journalist he wrote for theBirmingham Post, Financial Timesand other journals and newspapers. In 1964-73 he worked for the European Commission and in 1973-86 headed the European Parliament's UK office. With R.J. Jarrett he write he wroteCommunity Europeand w...
Title:Labour's European Dilemmas: From Bevin to BlairFormat:HardcoverDimensions:244 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.75 inPublished:September 12, 2001Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0333801601

ISBN - 13:9780333801604

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Table of Contents

General Editor's Preface Acknowledgements List of Cartoons List of Abbreviations Chronology Vocabulary Introduction: Socialism and European Unity Bevin and the Three Circles Into the Breach? Gaitskell and the General The Second Try 'No Entry of Tory Terms' Staying or Going? The Public's Opinion Not Taking Yes for an Answer Withdrawal Pains Osmosis Making the Change New Labour, New Europe? Notes and References Biographical Notes Bibliography Index