Thermostat or weather vane? How the public has reacted to new labour government

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In this chapter we assess how the public has reacted to the public spending policies of the New Labour government and the implications their response might
have for the future of British politics.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBritish Social Attitudes 26th Report
EditorsAlison Park, John Curtice, Katarina Thomson, Miranda Phillips, Elizabeth Clery, Sarah Butt
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherSAGE Publications Ltd
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9781849203876
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jan 2010

Publication series

NameBritish Social Attitudes survey series


  • new labour
  • public spending
  • government

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