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Title Coalition Britain : the UK election of 2010 / edited by Gianfranco Baldini and Jonathan Hopkin.

Published Manchester, UK ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : distributed in USA by Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  324.94108612 COAL    AVAILABLE
Physical description 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction: an anomalous election, a surprising coalition / Gianfranco Baldini -- 2. The British general election of 2010 and the advent of coalition government / Patrick Dunleavy -- 3. The Labour Party / Eric Shaw -- 4. The path to (sharing) power: the Conservative Party / Richard Hayton -- 5. The Liberal Democrats / Elizabeth Evans -- 6. The financial crisis and financial regulation in the UK / Lucia Quaglia -- 7. Inequality, poverty and the 2010 election / Jonathan Hopkin and Martina Viarengo -- 8. Immigration and multiculturalism: controversies and policies / Roberto Bertinetti -- 9. Devolution and the 2010 election in Scotland, Wales and Nothern Ireland / Alan Trench -- 10. Between Europe and America: the coalition and Britain's changing international role / Gianfranco Baldini -- 11. Conclusion: Cameron and Clegg's great experiment / Jonathan Hopkin.
Summary Looks beyond the sound and fury of the 2010 British general election campaign in search of the deeper causes and long-term consequences of the poll, placing the election in a broader context.
Other author Baldini, Gianfranco.
Hopkin, Jonathan.
Subject Great Britain. Parliament -- Elections.
Coalition governments -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century.
Political parties -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 2007-
Variant Title United Kingdom election of 2010.
ISBN 9780719083693 (hbk.)
0719083699 (hbk.)
9780719083709 (paperback)
0719083702 (paperback)