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1931–1951

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 20300 words.

In David Marquand's alternating chronology, the governments of Clement Attlee marked a moralist-activist collectivist phase. Yet, this was also a transition stage in the Labour Party, and...

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1948–1978

Jacob Taubes, Keith Tribe and Mike Grimshaw.

in To Carl Schmitt

May 2013; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 3272 words.

In the lecture contained in this chapter, Jacob Taubes reflects on the history of his relationship with Carl Schmitt that goes back to 1948 and lasted until 1978, a period of thirty years....

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1951–1964

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 15861 words.

By the early 1950s, the Labour Party was low on intellectual fuel. Though mid-1950s' revisionism eased the immediate problem, it also had a fundamental, lasting aspect: already having...

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1964–1979

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 14732 words.

This chapter argues that few, if any, of the Labour Party's leading politicians during the period 1964–1979 systematically applied the values of principle and intellect to politics,...

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1979–1994

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 15834 words.

Before the 1980s, the Labour Party could electorally afford to give little systematic attention to the issue of qualities of mind and character. However, the revival of the political right...

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1989

in The Oxford Companion to International Relations

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Relations. 2461 words.

Improbably, the major international developments of 1989 were all on display in the headlines of a single day, 4 June.

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1989

John W. Garver.

in China's Quest

January 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 9833 words.

Popular challenge to Communist Party dictatorship in Poland early in 1989 opened a three-year global crisis of communism that generated deep CCP fears about regime survival. In Beijing, a...

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1989

in The Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics

January 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 1962 words.

Starting with roundtable negotiations in Poland in February and culminating in the fall of the Berlin Wall in November, 1989

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Edited by Michael Nelson, Barbara A. Perry and Russell L. Riley.

July 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Book. Subjects: US Politics. 344 pages.

This book uses hundreds of hours of newly opened interviews and other sources to illuminate the life and times of Bill Clinton. Combining the authoritative perspective of these inside...

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9/11

in The Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics

January 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 1828 words.

Judging the significance of any major event is never easy. Inevitably, new events come along to make what once appeared

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