TL reading update 49

The following are new, or I have recently come across them: Dorey, P., Garnett, M. and Denham, A. (2011) From crisis to coalition: the Conservative Party in oppposition since 1997. London: Palgrave. Jackson, B. and Saunders, R., (eds) (2012) Making Thatcher’s Britain. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. [just published and with a first-rate cast; available in […]

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Written by Roger Middleton on September 25th, 2012 with comments disabled.
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The following are new, or I have recently come across them:

Dorey, P., Garnett, M. and Denham, A. (2011) From crisis to coalition: the Conservative Party in oppposition since 1997. London: Palgrave.
Jackson, B. and Saunders, R., (eds) (2012) Making Thatcher’s Britain. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. [just published and with a first-rate cast; available in paperback]
Valero, A., Corry, D. and Van Reenen, J. (2012) ‘Growth and productivity: UK economic performance since 1997’, CentrePiece, 17.1, pp. 8-11.
Shaw, E. (2012) ‘New Labour’s Faustian pact?’, British Politics, 7.3, pp. 224-49.
Jones, T. (2011) The revival of British liberalism: from Grimond to Clegg. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
Hennessy, P. (2012) Distilling the frenzy: writing the history of one’s own times. London: Biteback. [do try to read from this journalist, turned academic, who has done so much to elevate contempporary history into a subfield with real scholarly credentials]
Cronin, J., Ross, G.W. and Schoch, J. (2011) What’s left of the left: democrats and social democrats in challenging times. Duke, NC: Duke University Press. [Cronin, author of Labours’ pasts, here takes a look at New Labour interational conetxt]
Hay, C. (2011) ‘Pathology without crisis?: the strange demise of the Anglo-Liberal growth model’, Government and Opposition, 46.1, pp. 1-31.
Sutcliffe-Braithwaite, F. (2012) ‘Neo-liberalism and morality in the making of Thatcherite social policy’, Historical Journal, 55.2, pp. 497-520. [along with Ben Jackson (2010) and myself (2011) in this journal, emerging research on neo-liberalism in Britain]

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