Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL3212: Developments in British Politics: From Baldwin to Brexit

This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Basic reading:


Addison, P. (1994) The Road to 1945: British Politics and the Second World War, London: Pimlico.


Bevir, M. and Rhodes, R. (2003) Reinterpreting British Governance,London: Routledge


Evans, G. and Menon, A. (2017) Brexit and British Politics, Cambridge: Polity


Finlayson, A, (2003) Making Sense of New Labour, London: Lawrence and Wishart


Gamble, A. (1994) The Free Economy and the Strong State, Basingstoke: Palgrave


Heffernan, R., et al. (2016) Developments in British Politics 10, Basingstoke: Palgrave


Hobsbawm, E. J. (1999) Industry and Empire: From 1750 to the Present Day, London: Penguin


Jones, B. and Norton, P. (2014) Politics UK, 8th edition, Oxon: Routledge


Kerr, P. (2005) Postwar British Politics: From Conflict to Consensus, London: Routledge


McAnulla, S. (2006) British Politics: A Critical Introduction, London: Continuum


Moran, M. (2015) Politics and Governance in the UK, 3rd edition, London: Palgrave