Introduction to British government

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Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1964-1979., Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1979-

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StatementS.G. Richards.
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LC ClassificationsJN231 .R53x 1984
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Pagination239 p. :
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Open LibraryOL2110518M
ISBN 100333372549, 0333372557
LC Control Number88163564

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Introduction to British Government. Authors (view affiliations) S. Richards; Chapters Table of contents (18 chapters) About About this book; Table of contents. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-x. PDF. The Nature of Politics and Government. Richards Some Reflections on the Prospects for British Government.

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Here are just a few of the important events. British politics, notes Tony Wright, is arguably Britain's greatest gift to the world. In this Very Short Introduction, Wright offers a brilliant interpretative essay on the British political system.

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Today it remains the centre of British government, boasting a colourful history and frequently adding new chapters. Parliament is the place where politicians meet to decide laws and make decisions on running the UK, although some issues in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are now dealt with by their respective parliaments and assemblies.

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