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Prologue to Part III

Peter Clarke

in The Keynesian Revolution in the Making, 1924–1936

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202196
eISBN:
9780191675201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202196.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Economic History

With Lloyd George's pledge to conquer unemployment, public works became a central policy issue. The late 1920s were the most active period of Keynes's political career and his initiatives in policy ... More


Music in Other Words: Victorian Conversations

Ruth Solie

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520238459
eISBN:
9780520930063
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520238459.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Just as the preoccupations of any given cultural moment make their way into the language of music, the experience of music makes its way into other arenas of life. To unearth these overlapping ... More


Ideologies of Conservatism: Conservative Political Ideas in the Twentieth Century

E. H. H. Green

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198205937
eISBN:
9780191717116
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205937.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book investigates developments and changes in the nature of Conservative political thought and the meaning of Conservatism throughout the 20th century. Starting from the Edwardian crisis under ... More


Introduction

E. H. H. GREEN

in Ideologies of Conservatism: Conservative Political Ideas in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198205937
eISBN:
9780191717116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205937.003.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the purpose of this book, which is to explore aspects of the ideas, values, arguments, and beliefs that have informed Conservative thought in the ... More


Searching For the Middle Way: The Political Economy of Harold Macmillan

E. H. H GREEN

in Ideologies of Conservatism: Conservative Political Ideas in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198205937
eISBN:
9780191717116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205937.003.0007
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter charts the development of the political economy of Harold Macmillan from the 1920s to his retirement as Prime Minister in the autumn of 1963. It outlines the changing nature of his ... More


The Europeanisation of Whitehall: UK Central Government and the European Union

Simon Bulmer and Martin Burch

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719055157
eISBN:
9781781701928
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719055157.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

It is some thirty-five years since the United Kingdom joined what is now called the European Union. What has been the impact of the EU on UK central government? Has it been transformed or merely ... More


Nuclear Diplomacy and the Special Relationship: Britain's Deterrent and America, 1957–1962

Ian Clark

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273707
eISBN:
9780191684067
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273707.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The full and fascinating inside story of Anglo-American nuclear relations from 1957 to 1962 is told for the first time in this book. This period saw the creation of a close and exclusive relationship ... More


The Start of a Troubled Relationship: “I am not puttable offable”: Money, the Veto, and European Union

Stephen Wall

in A Stranger in Europe: Britain and the EU from Thatcher to Blair

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199284559
eISBN:
9780191700309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199284559.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, UK Politics

In 1963, General Charles de Gaulle issued his first veto of Britain's application to join the European Community (EC), the Common Market. Britain had declined to join the original six founders of the ... More


The Strategy of Nuclear Test Limitation

Ian Clark

in Nuclear Diplomacy and the Special Relationship: Britain's Deterrent and America, 1957–1962

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273707
eISBN:
9780191684067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273707.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter focuses on the issue of nuclear testing, which provides a compelling illustration of the dilemmas of Britain's nuclear policy as a whole and of the ambivalence of the relationship with ... More


Britain, the Kennedy Administration, and National Deterrents

Ian Clark

in Nuclear Diplomacy and the Special Relationship: Britain's Deterrent and America, 1957–1962

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273707
eISBN:
9780191684067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273707.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The advent of the Kennedy Administration yielded a paradoxical situation in Anglo-American nuclear relations: on the one hand, the Kennedy–Macmillan partnership was to display the very essence of ... More


Independence and Interdependence 1957–1958

John Baylis

in Ambiguity and Deterrence: British Nuclear Strategy 1945-1964

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280125
eISBN:
9780191684357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280125.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

After Anthony Eden's jurisdiction, Harold Macmillan faced the management of Britain's economic decline and the regeneration of the country's ties with America, among others. Macmillan believed that ... More


The Promotion and Constraints of Knowledge: The Changing Structure of Publishing in Victorian Britain

James Raven

in The Organisation of Knowledge in Victorian Britain

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263266
eISBN:
9780191734854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263266.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter discusses the expansion of publishing and its role in organising knowledge in late Victorian Britain. The greater capitalisation of the industry during the later eighteenth and in the ... More


The oncology setting

Teresa E Young

in Enhancing Cancer Care: Complementary therapy and support

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199297559
eISBN:
9780191730023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297559.003.0003
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

As more cancer patients use complementary therapies to control symptoms and improve their quality of life, provision of these therapies, both independently funded and within a state funded health ... More


A Choice of Evils, 14 February–30 June 1958

Robert Holland

in Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205388
eISBN:
9780191676604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205388.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines British governor to Cyprus Hugh Foot's plan for dealing with the Greek Cypriot revolt. Foot proposed a modified tridominium suggesting that the existing colonial administration ... More


The Crisis and its Consequences for the British Conservative Party

Lord Beloff

in Suez 1956: The Crisis and its Consequences

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202417
eISBN:
9780191675348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202417.003.0017
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Middle East History

This chapter critically evokes the turbulent emotions aroused by the Suez crisis. In Harold Macmillan's words, the British controversy over intervention caused rifts in friendships, divisions in ... More


. The Treatise under the harrow

Peter Clarke

in The Keynesian Revolution in the Making, 1924–1936

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202196
eISBN:
9780191675201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202196.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Economic History

In the 1920s, it is true that Keynes's policy intuitions, fuelled by his political commitments, had often outrun the justifying theory, which was dragged along behind until ultimately they were ... More


The Macmillan Committee: The exposition of the Treatise

Peter Clarke

in The Keynesian Revolution in the Making, 1924–1936

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202196
eISBN:
9780191675201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202196.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Economic History

The Treatise took shape as two volumes: Volume One, The Pure Theory of Money, and Volume Two, The Applied Theory of Money. When it was published, it was generally agreed that its most original ... More


Anxiety, Appeasement, Affluence—and After: 1951–1964

Tim Bale

in The Conservatives since 1945: The Drivers of Party Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199234370
eISBN:
9780191746093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234370.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

There was little or no change in the Party’s sales-force on the ground, although leaders came and went, whilst those who served them were replaced by younger (if not very different) men. ... More


British National Identity and Opposition to Membership of Europe, 1961-63: The Anti-Marketeers

Robert F. Dewey, Jr

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719078712
eISBN:
9781781702147
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719078712.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the opponents of Britain's first attempt to join the European Economic Community (EEC) between the announcement of Harold Macmillan's new policy ... More


Victorian Poetry and the Poetics of the Literary Periodical

Caley Ehnes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474418348
eISBN:
9781474459655
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474418348.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Victorian Poetry and the Poetics of the Literary Periodical considers the role of popular, commercial poetry in the development of mid-Victorian periodical culture and poetics. Focusing on the poetry ... More


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