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The British general election of 1983

Butler, David

The British general election of 1983

by Butler, David

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Parliament -- Elections, 1983.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David Butler and Dennis Kavanagh.
    ContributionsKavanagh, Dennis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJN956
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 388 p. :
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19603832M
    ISBN 100333345789

      Using data from the UK General Election Surveys of and , we present a critical test of different approaches to tactical voting. Specifically, we are concerned with how the competitive situation in each constituency affects voters' likelihood of voting tactically, as well as the role of voters' attitudes and personal characteristics. We find that voters are less sensitive to the actual Cited by: How Much things cost in Yearly Inflation Rate USA% Year End Close Dow Jones Industrial Average Interest Rates Year End Federal Reserve % Average Cost of new house $82, Median Price Of and Existing Home $70, Average Income per year $21, Average Monthly Rent $ Below are some Prices for UK guides in Pounds Sterling.

    Newspaper support in UK general elections Find out which political parties national newspapers have supported in every general election since - and who they are endorsing at the election.   Turnout at the General Election was % and was the fourth successive election where turnout increased. The highest turnout recorded at a UK general election over the last years was in , %. Between and , turnout at UK general elections remained above 71%, rising to over 80% in the general elections of and

      When Labour parents want to frighten their children to sleep they have only to whisper “”. The general election that year was the second-worst in Labour history; the party received 28% of the popular vote across Britain, returned MPs and came within , votes of being pushed into third place by the Lib-SDP Alliance.   This book provides an authorative, highly readable description and analysis of the background, the campaign and the results of the British general election of , and outlines the consequences of Labour's victory. The dramatic events of to and their impact on the party's preparations are analyzed.5/5.


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Many of the analyses presented below have not been published Size: KB. Labour’s then-leader Michael Foot addresses a rally in Jeremy Corbyn is unelectable. We know this because the ideas he espouses were emphatically rejected in the general election.

His youthful supporters are ignorant of history. Labour will be obliterated if it moves left, just like The election, which returned Mrs Thatcher for a record-breaking third term, was notable for a new level of campaigning professionalism.

This book, the thirteenth in a series that has covered every election since the Second World War, examines in detail the nature of the Conservative victory, with its roots in recent history and social changes, but depending to the end on argument and.

The UK General Election in Posted on Janu Ma by Colin I didn’t vote in the election because of some reason or other that I no longer remember. This is a list of United Kingdom general elections (elections for the UK House of Commons) since the first in The members of the – Parliament had been elected to the former Parliament of Great Britain and Parliament of Ireland, before being co-opted to serve in the first Parliament of the United Kingdom, so that Parliament is not included in the table below.

About this book The most authoritative study of a landmark British General Election - the fifteenth book in the renowned Nuffield series of election studies. This highly readable account covers all the salient features - the background, the campaign, the results and the consequences of Labour's victory.

9 June Margaret Thatcher's second election victory in was one of the most decisive in post-war Britain. The Conservatives benefited from a three horse race, in which votes for the. The General Election of is famous today because of it being an electoral low-point for the Labour Party and the event that sowed the seeds of the New Labour reforms over a decade later.

It was also the election that secured the position of Margaret Thatcher, giving her a much larger majority than she had enjoyed for her first term from The United Kingdom general election was held on 9 June It gave the Conservative Party under Margaret Thatcher the most decisive election victory since that of Labour in Thatcher's first four years as prime minister had not been an easy time.

The UK general election was held on 9 June It gave the Conservative Party under Margaret Thatcher the most decisive election victory since that of. The British General Election of By David Butler and Dennis Kavanagh. (New York: St. Martin's Press, Pp.

xii + $) - Volume 79 Issue 3 - Jeffrey B. FreymanAuthor: Jeffrey B. Freyman. BBC's coverage of the General Election in the UK, that saw Margaret Thatcher's Conservative party returned to power with an increased majority.By-election results: ; General Election Results of 9 June ; By-election results: ; General Election Results 11 June ; By-election results: ; General Election Results 9 April ; By-election results: ; General Election Results 1 May ; By-election.

British general election of Results of the British general election held May 5, Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. At the Labour Party conference in SeptemberEd Miliband, with strong union support, edged out his elder brother, David Miliband.