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  1. Seminar Programme 14 items
    1. Consumerism in twentieth-century Britain: the search for a historical movement - Matthew Hilton 2003

      Book  Chapter 2: Revolutionary Shoppers

    2. Consumerism in twentieth-century Britain: the search for a historical movement - Matthew Hilton 2003 (electronic resource)

      Book  Ebook. Chapter 2: Revolutionary Shoppers.

    3. A history of British trade unionism 1700-1998 - W. Hamish Fraser 1999

      Book  Chapter - General Strike

    4. A history of British trade unionism, 1700-1998 - W. Hamish Fraser 1999 (electronic resource)

      Book  Chapter - General Strike

    5. General Strike

      Chapter 

    6. 'Thatcherism and the British People' - Brendan Evans

      Chapter 

    7. The end of the party - Andrew Rawnsley 2010

      Book  Chapter 28: Run on the Rock

  2. Reading List 495 items
    1. Core Text 3 items
      1. State and society: a social and political history of Britain since 1870 - Martin Pugh 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book  ebook previous edition

      2. State and Society (Pugh) - UCLan Bookshare

        Book Core This digitised book is for visually impaired students only.

    2. Survey Texts 27 items
      1. A companion to contemporary Britain, 1939-2000 - Paul Addison, Harriet Jones, Historical Association (Great Britain) 2007

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      2. A companion to contemporary Britain, 1939-2000 - Paul Addison, Harriet Jones, NetLibrary, Inc 2005 (electronic resource)

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      3. Britain since 1945: a political history - David Childs 2012

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      4. Britain since 1945: a political history - David Childs 2012 (electronic resource)

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      5. Britain since 1945 - Jonathan Hollowell 2003

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      6. Britain since 1945 - Jonathan Hollowell 2003 (electronic resource)

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      7. Britain since 1945 - Jonathan Hollowell 2003 (electronic resource)

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      8. Austerity Britain: 1945-51 - David Kynaston 2007

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      9. The ideas that shaped post-war Britain - David Marquand, Anthony Seldon 1996

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      10. British society since 1945 - Arthur Marwick 2003

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      11. Britain since 1945: the people's peace - Kenneth O. Morgan 2001

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      12. State and society: a social and political history of Britain since 1870 - Martin Pugh 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book  ebook previous edition

      13. British society 1914-45 - John Stevenson 1990

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      14. A companion to early twentieth-century Britain - Chris Wrigley, Historical Association (Great Britain) 2009

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      15. A companion to early twentieth-century Britain - Chris Wrigley 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book  Ebook

    3. Politics 91 items
      1. The rise of the Labour Party, 1880-1945 - Paul Adelman 1996

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      2. The rise of the Labour Party, 1880-1945 - Paul Adelman 2014 (electronic resource)

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      3. The decline of the Liberal Party, 1910-1931 - Paul Adelman 1995

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      4. The decline of the Liberal Party, 1910-1931 - Paul Adelman 2014 (electronic resource)

        Book  Ebook

      5. Conservative century: the Conservative Party since 1900 - Anthony Seldon, Stuart Ball 1994

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      6. Mass conservatism: the Conservatives and the public since the 1880s - Stuart Ball, Ian Holliday 2002

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      7. The age of affluence 1951-1964 - Vernon Bogdanor, Robert Skidelsky 1970

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      8. Essays in Labour history, 1886-1923 - Asa Briggs, John Saville 1971

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      9. Essays in labour history, 1918-1939 - Asa Briggs, John Saville 1977

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      10. Interpreting the Labour Party: approaches to Labour politics and history - John Callaghan, Steven Fielding, Steve Ludlam 2003

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      11. Interpreting the Labour Party: approaches to Labour politics and history - John Callaghan, Steven Fielding, Steve Ludlam 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      12. Liberals, Labour and the Franchise - P. F. Clarke, J. A. K., R. I. McK. and H. C. G. M. 1977

        Article 

      13. Lancashire and the new Liberalism - Peter Clarke 1971

        Book 

      14. Thatcherism and British politics, 1975-1999 - Brendan Evans 1999

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      15. Thatcher and Thatcherism - Eric J. Evans 2013

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      16. Thatcher and Thatcherism | ebook - Eric J. Evans 2019 (electronic resource)

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      17. Ideas and policies under labour, 1945-1951 - Martin Francis 1997

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      18. The Conservatives and British society, 1880-1990 - Martin Francis, Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska 1996

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      19. The Scottish Labour Party - Gerry Hassan c2004

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      20. New Labour and Thatcherism: political change in Britain - Richard Heffernan 2001

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      21. Ruling performance: British governments from Attlee to Thatcher - Peter Hennessy, Anthony Seldon 1987

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      22. Making Thatcher's Britain - Ben Jackson, Robert Saunders 2012

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      23. Making Thatcher's Britain - Ben Jackson, Robert Saunders 2012 (electronic resource)

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      24. Consensus politics from Attlee to : Major - Dennis Kavanagh 1994

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      25. Thatcherism and British politics: the end of consensus? - Dennis Kavanagh 1990

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      26. The Thatcher effect - Dennis Kavanagh, Anthony Seldon c1989

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      27. SNP: the history of the Scottish National Party - Peter Lynch 2002

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      28. Ramsay MacDonald - David Marquand 1977

        Book 

      29. The Franchise Factor in the Rise of the Labour Party - H. C. G. Matthew, authorR. I. McKibbin, authorJ. A. Kay, author

        Article 

      30. Angels in marble: working class Conservatives in urban England - Robert McKenzie, Allan Silver 1968

        Book 

      31. The evolution of the Labour Party 1910-1924 - Ross McKibbin 1974

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      32. The contentious alliance - Lewis Minkin 1992

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      33. Labour in power 1945-1951 - Kenneth O. Morgan 1984

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      34. Attlee's Labour governments, 1945-51 - R. D. Pearce, Labour Party (Great Britain) 1994 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      35. Attlee's Labour governments, 1945-51 - R. D. Pearce 1994

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      36. A short history of the Labour Party - Henry Pelling, Alastair J. Reid 1996

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      37. The Labour governments, 1945-51 - Henry Pelling 1984

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      38. Labour and the Left in the 1930s - Ben Pimlott 2008

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      39. The Tories and the people: 1880-1935 - Martin Pugh 1985

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      40. Speak for Britain!: a new history of the Labour Party - Martin Pugh 2011

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      41. Political change and the Labour Party, 1900-1918 - Duncan Tanner 2002

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      42. Labour's first century - Duncan Tanner, Pat Thane, Nick Tiratsoo 2007

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      43. The Labour Party in Wales 1900-2000 - Duncan Tanner, Chris Williams, Deian Hopkin 2000

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      44. Political economy and the Labour Party: the economics of democratic socialism, 1884-2005 - Noel W. Thompson 2006

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      45. A history of the British Labour Party - Andrew Thorpe 2015

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      46. The politics of decline: understanding post-war Britain - Jim Tomlinson 2000, c2001

        Book 

    4. The First World War 8 items
      1. The First World War: Healthy or Hungry? - Linda Bryder 01/10/1987

        Article 

      2. The last Great War: British society and the First World War - Adrian Gregory 2008

        Book 

      3. Blighty: British society in the era of the Great War - Gerard J. DeGroot 1996

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      4. The deluge - Arthur Marwick 1991

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      5. The Great War and the British people - J. M. Winter 2003

        Book 

    5. The Second World War 13 items
      1. A companion to contemporary Britain, 1939-2000 - Paul Addison, Harriet Jones, Historical Association (Great Britain) 2007

        Book 

      2. A companion to contemporary Britain, 1939-2000 - Paul Addison, Harriet Jones, NetLibrary, Inc 2005 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      3. What difference did the war make? - Brian Brivati, Harriet Jones 1993

        Book 

      4. The people's war: Britain 1939-45 - Angus Calder 1969

        Book 

      5. War and society in Britain 1899-1948 - Rex Pope 1991

        Book 

    6. Welfare 52 items
      1. Labour and unemployment, 1900-1914 - Kenneth D. Brown 1971

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      2. A social history of housing 1815-1985 - John Burnett 1990

        Book 

      3. In search of the scrounger: the administration of Unemployment Insurance in Britain, 1920-1931 - Alan Deacon, Social Administration Research Trust 1976

        Book 

      4. Britain since 1945 - Jonathan Hollowell 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book  The Welfare State since 1945, Helen Fawcett

      5. The Welfare State since 1945 - Helen Fawcett

        Chapter 

      6. Digitised Resources 2 items
        1. Labour, Keynesianism and the Welfare State - John Foster

          Chapter  Digitised chapter pp20-36, accessible via "ONLINE" link

        2. Did British workers want the welfare state? G. D. H. Cole’s survey of 1942 - Jose Harris

          Chapter  Digitised chapter 11 accessible via "ONLINE" link: Harris, José "Did British Workers want the Welfare State? D.G.H. Cole's Survey of 1942" pp200-214

      7. British social policy, 1914-1939 - Bentley B. Gilbert 1970

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      8. William Beveridge: a biography - José Harris 1997

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      9. The welfare state in Britain since 1945 - Rodney Lowe 2005

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      10. Housing, social policy and the state - Joseph Melling 1980

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      11. The Conservative Party and Mass Housing - Kevin Morgan

        Chapter 

      12. Social work, welfare and the state - Noel Parry, Michael Rustin, Carole Satyamurti 1979

        Book 

      13. The making of the National Health Service - John E. Pater, King Edward's Hospital Fund for London c1981

        Book 

      14. The Jarrow crusade: protest and legend - Matt Perry 2005

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      15. Unemployment and the Lancashire weaving area: 1920-1938 - Rex Pope, University of Central Lancashire, University of Central Lancashire. Department of Historical and Critical Studies 2000

        Book 

      16. Public policy under Thatcher - Stephen P. Savage, Lynton Robins 1990

        Book 

      17. Foundations of the welfare state - Pat Thane 1996

        Book 

      18. The five giants: a biography of the welfare state - Nicholas Timmins 2001, c1995

        Book 

      19. The National Health Service: a political history - Charles Webster 2002

        Book 

    7. Class 19 items
      1. The working class in Britain, 1850-1939 - John Benson 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      2. The working class in Britain, 1850-1939 - John Benson 2003

        Book 

      3. The Lancashire working classes, c.1880-1930 - Trevor Griffiths 2001

        Book 

      4. Saving and spending - Paul Johnson 1985

        Book 

      5. Classes and cultures: England 1918-1951 - Ross McKibbin 2000

        Book 

      6. The intellectual life of the British working classes - Jonathan Rose 2010

        Book 

      7. The remaking of the British working class, 1840-1940 - Michael Savage, Andrew Miles 1994

        Book 

      8. The remaking of the British working class, 1840-1940 - Michael Savage, Andrew Miles 1994 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      9. Digitised Resources 1 item
      10. Class against class: the Communist Party in Britain between the wars - Matthew Worley 2001

        Book 

    8. Industrial Relations 70 items
      1. The miners' strike, 1984-5 - Martin Adeney 1986

        Book 

      2. The militancy of British miners - V. L. Allen 1981

        Book 

      3. Digitised Resources 1 item
        1. The General Strike in Merseyside | Digitised chapter 9, pp239-275 - D. Baines, R. Bean

          Chapter  Digitised chapter 9, pp239-275 accessible via "ONLINE" link

      4. Unions and change since 1945 - Chris Baker, Peter Caldwell 1981

        Book 

      5. Governments and trade unions: the British experience, 1964-79 - Denis Barnes, Eileen Reid, Policy Studies Institute 1980

        Book 

      6. Marching to the fault line: the miners' strike and the battle for industrial Britain - Francis Beckett, David Hencke 2009

        Book 

      7. A history of British trade unions since 1889 - Hugh Armstrong Clegg 1994

        Book 

      8. The South Wales miners, 1964-1985 - Ben Curtis 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      9. Strikes in post-war Britain: a study of stoppages of work due to industrial disputes, 1946-73 - J. W. Durcan, W. E. J. McCarthy, G. P. Redman 1983

        Book 

      10. The General Strike, May 1926 - Christopher Farman 1972

        Book 

      11. A history of British trade unionism 1700-1998 - W. Hamish Fraser 1999

        Book 

      12. A History of British Trade Unionism 1700–1998 - W. Hamish Fraser 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      13. The General Strike: day by day - Keith Laybourn 1996

        Book 

      14. English farmworkers and local patriotism, 1900-1930 - Nicholas Mansfield 2001

        Book 

      15. British Trade Unions and Industrial Politics February 2000 (Hardcover)

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      16. Industrial politics and the 1926 mining lockout: the struggle for dignity - John McIlroy, Alan Campbell, Keith Gildart 2009

        Book 

      17. A history of work in Britain, 1880-1950 - Arthur McIvor 2001

        Book 

      18. Working lives: work in Britain since 1945 - Arthur McIvor 2013

        Book 

      19. Working lives: work in Britain since 1945 - Arthur McIvor 2013

        Book  (electronic resource)

      20. The legend of Red Clydeside - Iain McLean 1983

        Book 

      21. The General Strike - Margaret Morris 1976

        Book 

      22. A history of British trade unionism - Henry Pelling 1992

        Book 

      23. A very British strike: 3 May-12 May 1926 - Anne Perkins 2007

        Book 

      24. Trade unions in British politics: the first 250 years - Ben Pimlott, Chris Cook c1991

        Book 

      25. British politics and the labour question, 1868-1990 - David Powell 1992

        Book 

      26. The General Strike, 1926 - Jeffrey Skelley 1976

        Book 

      27. The TUC: from the General Strike to New Unionism - Robert Taylor c2000

        Book 

      28. The General Strike in Leeds - T Woodhouse 1982

        Article 

      29. The General Strike in Nottingham - P. Wyncoll 16, June 1972

        Article 

    9. Consumerism 25 items
      1. Consumerism and the co-operative movement in modern British history: taking stock - Lawrence Black, Nicole Robertson 2009

        Book 

      2. A history of the cost of living - John Burnett 1969

        Book 

      3. Food for thought?: the relations between the Royal Society Food Committee and government, 1915-19. - Hull AJ; Centre for the History of Medicine, University of Glasgow, UK. ajh@arts.gla.ac.uk 2002

        Article 

      4. Gender, civic culture, and consumerism: middle-class identity in Britain, 1800-1940 - Alan J. Kidd, David Nicholls 1999

        Book 

      5. Helping Yourself - Dawn Nell, Simon Phillips, Andrew Alexander, Gareth Shaw 09/2011

        Article 

      6. Consumption - James Obelkevich

        Chapter 

      7. The co-operative movement and communities in Britain, 1914-60 - Nicole Robertson 2010

        Book 

      8. The motor car and popular culture in the 20th Century - D. W. Thomas, Len Holden, Tim Claydon 1998

        Book 

      9. Living Standards and Consumption - Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska

        Chapter 

      10. A companion to contemporary Britain, 1939-2000 - Paul Addison, Harriet Jones, NetLibrary, Inc 2005 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapter - Living Standards and Consumption

      11. Austerity in Britain: rationing, controls, and consumption, 1939-1955 - Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska 2002

        Book 

      12. Austerity in Britain: rationing, controls, and consumption, 1939-1955 - Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska, MyiLibrary 2000 (electronic resource)

        Book 

    10. National Identity and Constitional Change 72 items
      1. Scotland Decides : The Devolution Issue and the 1997 Referendum - Hugh Bochel, David Denver, James Mitchell, and Charles Pattie 2000

        Book 

      2. Devolution in the United Kingdom - Vernon Bogdanor 2001

        Book 

      3. From reconstruction to integration: Britain and Europe since 1945 - Brian Brivati, Harriet Jones 1993

        Book 

      4. Impaled upon a thistle: Scotland since 1880 - Ewen A. Cameron 2010 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      5. Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007 - T. M. Devine 2008

        Book 

      6. Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007 - T. M. Devine c2008 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      7. The Wales TUC: industrial politics and devolution - Joe England 2004

        Book 

      8. A history of Wales, 1815-1906 - D. Gareth Evans 1989

        Book 

      9. A history of Wales, 1906-2000 - D. Gareth Evans 2000

        Book 

      10. Modern Scotland: 1914-2000 - Richard J. Finlay 2004

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      11. Between Europe and America: the future of British politics - Andrew Gamble 2003

        Book 

      12. Between Europe and America: the future of British politics - Andrew Gamble, NetLibrary, Inc 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      13. An awkward partner: Britain in the European Community - Stephen George 1998

        Book 

      14. Britain and European integration since 1945 - Stephen George, Institute of Contemporary British History 1991

        Book 

      15. Reluctant Europeans: Britain and European integration, 1945-1998 - D. A. Gowland, Arthur Turner 2000

        Book 

      16. Britain and European cooperation since 1945 - Sean Greenwood 1992

        Book 

      17. Britain and European integration since the Second World War - Sean Greenwood 1996

        Book 

      18. Twentieth-century Britain: economic, cultural and social change - Francesca Carnevali, Julie-Marie Strange 2007 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapter - Immigration and “Race Relations” in Post-war British Society

      19. Whaur extremes meet: Scotland's twentieth century - Catriona M. M. Macdonald c2009

        Book 

      20. Devolution in the UK - James Mitchell 2009

        Book 

      21. Devolution in the UK - James Mitchell 2009 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      22. A diverse assembly: the debate on a Scottish Parliament - Lindsay Paterson c1998

        Book 

      23. Digitised Resources 1 item
      24. Race and racism in Britain - John Solomos 2003

        Book 

      25. Race and racism in Britain - John Solomos, NetLibrary, Inc 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      26. British cultural identities - Mike Storry, Peter Childs 2013.[i.e.2012

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      27. Scotland and Wales: nations again? - Bridget Taylor, Katarina Thomson 1999

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      28. Britishness since 1870 - Paul Ward, NetLibrary, Inc 2004 (electronic resource)

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      29. Britishness since 1870 - Paul Ward, NetLibrary, Inc 2004 (electronic resource)

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      30. British culture and the end of empire - Stuart Ward 2001

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      31. Englishness and empire, 1939-1965 - Wendy Webster 2005 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      32. Englishness and empire, 1939-1965 - Wendy Webster, MyiLibrary 2007 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      33. Britain and European unity, 1945-1999 - John W. Young 2000

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      34. The Welsh Devolution Referendum. - Jones, Richard WynLewis, Bethan

        Article 

    11. Empire and Decolonisation 21 items
      1. Digitised Resources 1 item
        1. The end of Empire - Ritchie Ovendale

          Chapter  Digitised chapter accessible via "ONLINE" link

      2. The Oxford history of the British Empire: Vol.4: The twentieth century - Judith M. Brown, William Roger Louis 1999

        Book 

      3. The Oxford history of the British Empire: Vol. 4: The twentieth century - Judith M. Brown, William Roger Louis, Alaine M. Low, MyiLibrary 1999 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      4. British imperialism: crisis and deconstruction 1914-1990 - P. J. Cain, A. G. Hopkins 1993

        Book 

      5. Suez: Britain's end of empire in the Middle East - Keith Kyle 2003, 1991

        Book 

      6. The End of Empire - Bill Schwarz

        Chapter 

      7. A companion to contemporary Britain, 1939-2000 - Paul Addison, Harriet Jones, NetLibrary, Inc 2005 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapter - The End of Empire by Bill Schwarz

      8. The Suez affair - Hugh Thomas 1970

        Book 

      9. Decolonisation: the British experience since 1945 - Nicholas J. White 1999

        Book 

      10. Britain and the world in the twentieth century - John W. Young 1997

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    12. The Economy 33 items
      1. The British economy between the wars - Derek H. Aldcroft 1983

        Book 

      2. Britain in the 1970s: the troubled economy - R. Coopey, N. Woodward 1996

        Book 

      3. Genuinely seeking work: mass unemployment on Merseyside in the 1930s - Sam Davies, Mersyside Socialist Research Group 1992

        Book 

      4. The economic history of Britain since 1700: Vol.3: 1939-1992 - Roderick Floud, Donald McCloskey 1994

        Book 

      5. The collected writings of John Maynard Keynes: Vol.20: Activities 1929-1931 - John Maynard Keynes, D. E. Moggridge, Royal Economic Society c1981

        Book 

      6. The slump: Britain in the Great Depression - John Stevenson, Chris Cook 2010

        Book 

      7. The politics of decline: understanding post-war Britain - Jim Tomlinson 2000, c2001

        Book 

    13. Gender 61 items
      1. Women in twentieth-century Britain - Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska 2001

        Book 

      2. An Examination of Suffragette Violence - C. J. Bearman 01/04/2005

        Article 

      3. The newer eve: women, feminists and the Labour Party - Christine Collette 2009

        Book 

      4. For labour and for women - Christine Collette 1989

        Book 

      5. Women's suffrage campaigns in Britain - Krista Cowman 2000-12-1

        Article 

      6. Labour women: women in British working-class politics, 1918-1939 - Pamela M. Graves 1994

        Book 

      7. Gender and political identities in Scotland, 1919-1939 - Annmarie Hughes c2010

        Book 

      8. Sex and suffrage in Britain 1860-1914 - Susan Kent 1990

        Book 

      9. Women and Social Change, 1945-95 - Jane Lewis

        Article 

      10. Rediscovering Suffrage History - Jill Liddington 01/10/1977

        Article 

      11. One hand tied behind us: the rise of the women's suffrage movement - Jill Liddington, Jill Norris 2000

        Book 

      12. Women and the women's movement in Britain, 1914-1999 - Martin Pugh 2000

        Book 

      13. Deeds, not words - June Purvis 1995-3

        Article 

      14. Women and families: an oral history, 1940-1970 - Elizabeth Roberts 1995

        Book 

      15. British feminism in the twentieth century - Harold L. Smith 1990

        Book 

      16. Digitised Resources 2 items
        1. Women, War and Social Change: Women in Britain in World War II | Digitised Ch.7 pp.95-118 - Penny Summerfield

          Chapter  Digitised Ch.7 pp.95-118 accessible via "ONLINE" link

        2. Women since 1945 - Pat Thane

          Article  Digitised Ch.22 pp.392-410 accessible via "ONLINE" link

      17. Gender: Change and Continuity - Dolly Smith Wilson

        Article 

      18. A companion to contemporary Britain, 1939-2000 - Paul Addison, Harriet Jones, NetLibrary, Inc 2005 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapter - Gender: Change and Continuity by Dolly Smith Wilson