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The age of affluence 1951-1964

Vernon Bogdanor

The age of affluence 1951-1964

by Vernon Bogdanor

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Vernon Bogdanor and Robert Skidelsky.
SeriesMacmillan Student Editions -- 274
ContributionsSkidelsky, Robert, 1939-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14995104M
ISBN 100333115201

Conservative Governments Assess the reasons why the Conservative party remained in power from to Focus: evaluation of the reasons for the dominance of a political party during a specific period Conservative leadership: Effective as 1) Churchill maintained consensus 2) Eden pre- Suez 3) Macmillan His skilful exploitation of television and the media His ruthlessness- Night. peace and political apathy, "an age of prosperity and achievement"3 CATHERINE ELLIS teaches modem British history at the University of Lethbridge, Canada. She is currently working on a book manuscript entitled "Between Two Worlds: The British Labour Party in .

M. Beloff, ‘The Crisis and Its Consequences for the British Conservatives’, in W.R. Louis and R. Owen (eds), Suez The Crisis and its Consequences (Oxford: Clarendon, ), p. Google Scholar.   “Thirteen wasted years.” How accurate is this statement as an assessment of the Conservative governments of ? (25) Though was an age of growth and affluence, some would argue that the era was one of stagnation, with no real social change, little economic structure and Britain’s fading status as a world power.

  In their pioneering collection of essays, The Age of Affluence , Bogdanor & Skidelsky noted that "in economics, as in foreign policy, consensus reigned, Consensus is, indeed, a fundamental idea in understanding the politics of the s." However, they attributed to it both "a real humanising and civilising of the political battle" and. “The main reason for Conservative dominance between the years was Labour disunity” assess the validity of this view. Labour disunity was undoubtedly significant and contributed hugely to the Conservative party’s ability to dominate politically throughout this period.


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What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Preface. 6: Bread and Circuses. The Conservatives. The Labour Party. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bogdanor, Vernon, Age of affluence, London, Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type.

The Age Of Affluence [Bogdanor, Vernon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Age Of Affluence Cited by: The s witnessed many different political responses to affluence.

Rodney Lowe explains clearly how some politicians within the Conservative Governments from to argued that the growth of affluence itself questioned the extent The age of affluence 1951-1964 book the welfare system in Britain. The age of affluence, Add to My Bookmarks Export citation.

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The Age of Affluence to N C Gardner MA PGCE 29/03/ Age of Affluence to 1 2. ‘You’ve never had it so good’ • After the General Election ofwhich the Conservatives won under the leadership of Sir Anthony Eden, the number of British homes with television sets nearly doubled.

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The age of affluence, ;: ISBN () Hardcover, Macmillan, The End of the Keynesian era: Essays on the disintegration of the Keynesian political economy (Keynesian Studies). During an election speech in the Prime Minister, Harold Macmillan, famously remarked that 'most of our people have never had it so good'.

Although taken out of context, this phrase soon came to epitomize the sense of increased affluence and social progress that was prevalent in Britain during the s and s. Buy The Age of Affluence, by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. More editions of The age of affluence, ;: The age of affluence, ;: ISBN () Hardcover, Macmillan, The Age of Affluence, – (, edited, with Robert Skidelsky) Democracy and Elections: Electoral Systems and Their Political Consequences (; edited, with David Butler) Multi-Party Politics and the Constitution ().

Start studying Ch. 27 Age of Affluence, Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

THE POLITICS OF CONSENSUS IN AN AGE OF AFFLUENCE annual increase of GNP was lower in the United States than in most developed and many developing countries (in Rus-sett's volume, the United States is about 45th out of 68 countries), recently this has changed and the rate in the United States is about the same as in.

‘Affluence’ has been the primary theme in histories of the Left during the s and s since Bogdanor and Skidelsky’s account of The Age of Affluence was published in Under the conditions of ‘affluence’, Bogdanor declared, ‘with the weakening of class feeling, the social base of the Labour Party has become eroded.

To what extent did the s bring about an age of affluence. Learning objectives. understand the extent to which Britain’s emerging affluence in the post-war years was evident in areas that had experienced industrial decline and extreme hardship during the Depression, using Salford as a case study.

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How important was 'affluence' to Conservative dominance between and. ‘Affluence’ has never been a politically neutral term. For Galbraith - whose work The Affluent Society is generally attributed with having popularized the concept – the Western world’s experience of increased prosperity, individualism and mass consumerism in the postwar period not only raised.

Asses the extent to which evidence from the Hull and East Riding Region supports characterisation of the period as an ‘Age of Affluence’. As the news of Germany’s unconditional surrender was broadcasted on German radio on 7 Maythe day before the official announcement. The jubilation among the British people was beginning.

Acknowledging that affluence was ‘contested, contingent and relative’, they nevertheless sought to reconsider its value and saliency more than thirty years after Robert Skidelsky and Vernon Bogdanor coined the term for their pioneering collection The Age of Affluence, The meeting brought together social, economic, political and.The Forgotten Revisionist: Douglas Jay and Britain’s Transition to Affluence, Richard Toye In the aftermath of the Labour’s general election defeat, Douglas Jay, one of its frontbench spokesmen, generated a furore by suggesting, in an article in.To what extent was the period between and a ‘Golden Age’ for the economy?

Howard Macmillan’s words ‘ most of our people have never had it so good’ became an important symbol of the time when Britain seemed to be in a Golden Age. The British people were optimistic and there was affluence within society.