Publisher: Manchester Univ Pr (August 1993)
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The Eighties are generally visible as years during which the united states and Britain shared a political transformation less than Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan. This booklet compares their effect around the diversity of public coverage and upon their respective political events. at the back of it lies the query: was once there a particular Anglo-American Conservative revolution less than Reagan and Thatcher? The ebook examines the political elites, political principles and coverage groups animating the Anglo-American correct wing in the course of the Eighties, providing analyses of the methods and personalities shaping Conservatism on either side of the Atlantic. Successive chapters hide ideology in perform, the Republican and Conservative leaderships, the position of think-tanks and the response of "moderates" at the correct, and key political parts - the economic system, social affairs and the structure. The technique of British and American Conservatives to international coverage, the center of the "special relationship", is additionally addressed.