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  1. General reading 25 items
    1. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Suggested for student purchase

    2. Thatcher - Green, E. H. H. 2006

      Book Optional

    3. Religion and society in twentieth-century Britain - Brown, Callum G. 2006

      Book Optional See Chapter 7: Secular Society

    4. Dancing with dogma: Britain under Thatcherism - Gilmour, Ian 1992

      Book Optional Other editions available at same shelfmark.

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

      Book Optional Especially chapters 10, 11, 12

    6. Thatcherism - Skidelsky, Robert Jacob Alexander, Barry, Brian M. 1990

      Book Optional see chapter King, Anthony, `Margaret Thatcher as a Political Leader,’

    7. Consensus politics from Attlee to Major - Kavanagh, Dennis, Morris, Peter 1994

      Book Optional

    8. Biography 3 items
      1. The Downing Street years - Thatcher, Margaret 1993

        Book Optional

      2. Alan Clarke: a life in his own words - Clark, Alan, Trewin, Ion 2009

        Book Optional Also available as a documentary

    9. Documentaries 7 items
      1. Winter of Discontent 1998 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional

      2. The 1970s: that was the decade that was, Pt. 2: From hippie to yuppie 2006 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional Part 2 of a 5 part series. Other episodes may also be of interest

      3. The Alan Clarke diaries 2004 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional Also availabe as an edited diary

      4. Tory! Tory! Tory!: Pt. 1: Outsiders 2006 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional Three part series part 1: The Outsiders part 2: The road to power part 3: The exercise of power

      5. The making of the Iron Lady 2008 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional

      6. Tracking down Maggie - Broomfield, Nick 2005 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional Available in various formats

    10. Online resources 2 items
      1. Margaret Thatcher Foundation *

        Website Recommended Lots of useful documents and speeches from the Margaret Thatcher Foundation

      2. Search Speeches | Margaret Thatcher Foundation

        Webpage Recommended Searchable list of Thatcher speeches from the Margaret Thatcher Foundation

  2. Lecture 1: Introductions: Thatcher and Thatcherism 5 items
    1. From blitz to Blair: a new history of Britain since 1939 - Tiratsoo, Nick 1998

      Book Essential Chapter: Hirst, P. ‘Miracle or Mirage? The Thatcher Years 1979-1997’. Other editions available at same shelfmark.

    2. The free economy and the strong state: the politics of Thatcherism - Gamble, Andrew 1988

      Book Essential Chapter 4. Other editions available at same shelfmark.

    3. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Essential p1- 24

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

      Book Recommended

    5. Consensus politics from Attlee to Major - Kavanagh, Dennis, Morris, Peter 1994

      Book Recommended

  3. Seminar/Workshop 1: Historical Approaches to Thatcherism 43 items
    What was Thatcherism? How can we define the 1980s? How much of Thatcherism was Thatcher? How can a historian use cultural sourced to explore the economic context of the 1980s?
    1. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Suggested for student purchase part 1, p7-9, p97-99

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

      Book Essential Chapters 10,11, 12

    3. Consensus politics from Attlee to Major - Kavanagh, Dennis, Morris, Peter 1994

      Book Essential

    4. Thatcherism and Britain in the 1980s 16 items
      1. ‘Though Not an Historian Myself …’ - Bernard Porter 1994

        Article Recommended

      2. Religion and society in twentieth-century Britain - Brown, Callum G. 2006

        Book Optional ‘Chapter 7 - the secular society’

      3. Policy and change in Thatcher's Britain - Cloke, Paul J. 1992

        Book Optional Crewe, I & D. Searing ‘Mrs. Thatcher’s crusade: Conservatism in Britain, 1972-86'

      4. Freedom under Thatcher: civil liberties in modern Britain - Ewing, K. D., Gearty, C. A. 1990

        Book Optional

      5. The hard road to renewal: Thatcherism and the crisis of the Left - Hall, Stuart 1988

        Book Optional Hall, Stuart ‘The Great Moving Right Show’ in The Hard Road to Renewal p39 - 36

      6. The politics of Thatcherism - Hall, Stuart, Jacques, Martin 1983

        Book Optional

      7. Mrs Thatcher and the Intellectuals - Brian Harrison 1994

        Article Optional

      8. The anatomy of Thatcherism - Letwin, Shirley Robin 1993

        Book Optional Other edition available at same shelfmark.

      9. Britain in the eighties: the Spectator's view of the Thatcher decade - Marsden-Smedley, Philip, Spectator 1989

        Book Optional

      10. Thatcherism - Skidelsky, Robert Jacob Alexander, Barry, Brian M. 1990

        Book Optional

      11. A decade of revolution: the Thatcher years - Pirie, Madsen, Adam Smith Institute 1989

        Document Optional

      12. Literature, politics and culture in postwar Britain - Sinfield, Alan 2004

        Book Optional Especially chapter 13. Other editions available at same shelfmark.

    5. Conservative Party 6 items
      1. The Conservative Party - Norton, Philip 1996

        Book Optional Chapters Four, Five.

      2. Conservatives and Conservatism - Norton, Philip, Aughey, A. 1981

        Book Optional Chapters One & Two.

    6. Margaret Thatcher 9 items
      1. Margaret Thatcher: V. 1: Grocer's daughter - Campbell, John 2007

        Book Optional Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      2. Margaret Thatcher as a political leader - King, Anthony Stephen, Skidelsky, Robert Jacob Alexander, Webb, Paul 1988

        Chapter Optional Also available at shelfmark HY 11215 UK (THA)

      3. Margaret Thatcher - Murray, Patricia 1980

        Book Optional

      4. The Downing Street years - Thatcher, Margaret 1993

        Book Optional

      5. Margaret Thatcher: the woman within - Thomson, Andrew 1989

        Book Optional

      6. Margaret Thatcher: complete public statements 1945-1990 on CD-ROM - Thatcher, Margaret, Collins, Christopher 1999 (computer file)

        Book Optional

    7. Autobiography and Memoir 4 items
      1. Time and chance - Callaghan, James 1987

        Book Optional

      2. Alan Clarke: a life in his own words - Clark, Alan, Trewin, Ion 2009

        Book Optional

      3. Conflict of loyalty - Howe, Geoffrey 1994

        Book Optional

    8. Popular Cultural Sources 5 items
      1. Frames and fictions on television: the politics of identity within drama - Carson, Bruce, Llewellyn-Jones, Margaret 2000

        Book Optional

  4. Lecture 2: Britain and the World 25 items
    1. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Suggested for student purchase p11-14, p50- 56, p72-75, 104, 112-118

    2. Britain and Europe: text of the Prime Minister's speech at Bruges on 20th September 1988 - Thatcher, Margaret, Conservative Political Centre 1988

      Document Essential Also available online via Margaret Thatcher Foundation website

    3. British foreign policy under Thatcher - Byrd, Peter 1988

      Book Recommended

    4. Britain and Europe 12 items
      1. 1846... 1906... 1996? Conservative Splits and European Integration - David Baker, Andrew Gamble, Steve Ludlam 10/1993

        Article Optional

      2. Whips or Scorpions? The Maastricht Vote and the Conservative Party - David Baker, Andrew Gamble , Steve Ludlam 1993

        Article Optional

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

        Book Optional Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      4. The political thought of the Conservative Party since 1945 - Hickson, Kevin 2005

        Book Optional chapter 7 & 8

      5. Implementing Thatcherite policies: audit of an era - Marsh, David, Rhodes, R. A. W. 1992

        Book Optional Peterson, J., ‘The European Community’

      6. The death of Britain?: the UK's constitutional crisis - Redwood, John 1999

        Book Optional chapters 9 & 10

      7. The Thatcher government - Riddell, Peter 1985

        Book Optional chapter 10 and especially 211-15. Other editions available at same shelfmark.

    5. Spycatcher 6 items
      1. The Spycatcher trial - Turnbull, Malcolm 1988

        Book Optional

      2. The Spycatcher cases - Fysh, Michael 1989

        Book Optional

  5. Lecture 3: When is a war not a war? pt 1: The Falklands War 6 items
    1. War and the British: gender, memory and national identity - Noakes, Lucy Caroline 1998

      Book Essential Chapter 5

    2. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Essential p20-25, 33-38, p100-101, 106

  6. Workshop/Seminar 2: Nation and nationalism - Memoir and media 56 items
    What was the role of the media in public understanding of the Falklands War? Were the soldiers who fought in the Falklands ‘forgotten heroes’? Did the Falklands War win the election for Margaret Thatcher? What insight can historians gain from soldiers’ memoirs of the Falklands War? How did Britain’s international position change during the 1980s?
    1. The Falklands war: myth and countermyth - Monaghan, David 1998

      Book Recommended Chapters 1, 2 and 5

    2. The Falklands War 33 items
      1. Thatcher and Thatcherism - Evans, Eric J. 2004

        Book Optional Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      2. The unnecessary war: proceedings of the Belgrano Enquiry, November 7-8th 1986 - Belgrano Enquiry, Belgrano Action Group 1988

        Book Optional

      3. Soldiers' Stories 8 items
        1. A soldier's song - Lukowiak, Ken 1999

          Book Essential

        2. Forward into hell - Bramley, Vincent 2011

          Book Essential Other editions available at same shelfmark.

        3. Tumbledown: a personal story - Lawrence, John, Lawrence, Robert 1988

          Book Recommended

        4. Sod that for a game of soldiers - Eyles-Thomas, Mark 2007

          Book Recommended

        5. The red and green life machine - Jolly, Rick 2007

          Book Recommended

        6. Reasons in writing: a commando's view of the Falklands War - Southby-Tailyour, Ewen 2003

          Book Recommended

        7. Marijuana time - Lukowiak, Ken 2001

          Book Optional

        8. Two Sides of Hell - Bramley, Vincent 1994

          Book Optional

      4. Documentaries 3 items
        1. Banned in the UK: Pt. 1 2005 (videorecording)

          Audio-visual document Recommended Includes coverage of reporting during the Falklands War

        2. The Falklands war: Cassette 1: The unnecessary war 1992 (videorecording)

          Audio-visual document Optional

        3. The Falklands: reluctant heroes - Hastings, Max 2002 (videorecording)

          Audio-visual document Optional

      5. Popular Cultural Sources 4 items
      6. 1983 Election and Public Opinion 2 items
        1. The politics of Thatcherism - Hall, Stuart, Jacques, Martin 1983

          Book Optional Section 3, The Falklands Factor

        2. Recapturing the Falklands: Models of Conservative Popularity, 1979-83 - Harold D. Clarke, William Mishler, Paul Whitely January 1990

          Article Optional

      7. Theatre and Cinema 5 items
        1. Plays one - Berkoff, Steven 2000

          Book Essential Sink the Belgrano! Also available in "The Collected Plays" Berkoff, 1994 at same shelfmark (PF 94590).

        2. Fires were started: British cinema and Thatcherism - Friedman, Lester D. 2006

          Book Optional Other editions available at same shelfmark.

    3. Oral History 11 items
      1. Social memory - Fentress, James, Wickham, Chris 1992

        Book Recommended esp chapter 2 on Social Memory. Another edition available at same shelfmark.

      2. The oral history reader - Perks, Robert, Thomson, Alistair 2006

        Book Recommended 3 What Makes Oral History Different Alessandro Portelli

      3. History of oral history: foundations and methodology - Charlton, Thomas L., Myers, Lois E., Sharpless, Rebecca c2007

        Book Optional Part 1: Foundations

      4. Oral history: an interdisciplinary anthology - Dunaway, David K., Baum, Willa K. 1996

        Book Optional

      5. War and memory in the twentieth century - Evans, Martin, Lunn, Kenneth 1997

        Book Optional

      6. Doing oral history: a practical guide - Ritchie, Donald A. c2003

        Book Optional

      7. Languages of class: studies in English working class history, 1832-1982 - Jones, Gareth Stedman 1983

        Book Optional intro and chp 3

      8. The myths we live by - Samuel, Raphael, Thompson, Paul 1990

        Book Optional

      9. Anzac memories: living with the legend - Thomson, Alistair 1994

        Book Optional

    4. Northern Ireland 9 items
      1. Ireland's terrorist trauma: interdisciplinary perspectives - Alexander, Yonah, O'Day, Alan 1989

        Book Optional

      2. Postcolonial discourses: an anthology - Castle, Gregory 2001

        Book Optional Part VI Inventing Nations

      3. Northern Ireland: the Thatcher years - Gaffikin, Frank, Morrissey, Michael 1990

        Book Optional

      4. Making sense of the troubles - McKittrick, David, McVea, David 2000

        Book Optional

      5. Ireland's terrorist trauma: interdisciplinary perspectives - Alexander, Yonah, O'Day, Alan 1989

        Book Optional

      6. What happened next?: Revisiting 'Real lives' : at the edge of the union 2008 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional This edition revisits a 1985 film which followed two opposing Northern Irish politicians - Republican Martin McGuinness, who was alleged to be the IRA's chief of staff, and Unionist Gregory Campbell, who also provoked controversy with his hardline views. Over 20 years later, we find out how much McGuinness and Campbell have changed as they've moved from the edge to the centre of government

  7. Lecture 4: When is a war not a war? pt 2: Memory and Northern Ireland 17 items
    1. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Suggested for student purchase pp17-18, pp33-34

    2. The oral history reader - Perks, Robert, Thomson, Alistair 2006

      Chapter Essential Portelli, A ‘What makes oral History different’ in Perks and Thomson eds The Oral History Reader (2006)

    3. The voice of the past: oral history - Thompson, Paul Richard 1988

      Chapter Recommended esp chapter ‘memory and the self’

    4. Reporting Northern Ireland 6 items
      1. Banned in the UK: Pt. 2 2005 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Recommended Includes coverage of press ban

      2. Speak no evil: the British broadcasting ban, the media and the conflict in Ireland - Henderson, Lesley, Miller, David, Reilly, Jacqueline 1990

        Book Recommended

      3. Media coverage of terrorism: methods of diffusion - Alali, A. Odasuo, Eke, Kenoye Kelvin 1991

        Book Optional Viera, J ‘Terrorism at the BBC: The IRA on British Television’

      4. War and words: the Northern Ireland media reader - Rolston, Bill, Miller, David 1996

        Book Optional

      5. Pressing for a Free Press - Sanford J. Ungar Winter 1989-1990

        Article Optional

  8. Lecture 5: The Unions 17 items
    1. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Suggested for student purchase

    2. British trade unions, 1945-1995 - Wrigley, Chris 1997

      Chapter Essential Chapter 6

    3. The politics of Thatcherism - Hall, Stuart, Jacques, Martin 1983

      Book  Lane, Tony ‘The Tories and the Trade Unions’ p169-187

    4. Union business: trade union organisation and financial reform in the Thatcher years - Willman, Paul, Morris, Timothy, Aston, Beverly 1993

      Book Optional

    5. Wapping 6 items
      1. A Photo Essay: Wapping '86 - Nic Oatridge 2003

        Document Optional

      2. Policing Wapping: an account of the dispute, 1986-7 - London Strategic Policy Unit 1987

        Book Optional

      3. The Wapping Dispute and Labour Law - K. D. Ewing , B. W. Napier July 1986

        Article Optional

    6. GCHQ 3 items
  9. Workshop/Seminar 3: Unemployment and the Miners Strike 44 items
    What was particular about unemployment in the 1980s? What were the main features of government-trade union relations during the Thatcher years. Why did Arthur Scargill resist a ballot on the strike and what impact did this have on the outcome of the strike? What do the campaigns to support the miners in 1984 tell us about the changing face of political culture in Britain?.
    1. Wigan pier revisited: poverty and politics in the eighties - Campbell, Beatrix 1984

      Book Essential p97-116

    2. The enemies within: the story of the miners' strike, 1984-5 - MacGregor, Ian, Tyler, Rodney 1986

      Book Recommended

    3. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book  p25-27, p67-68.

    4. Workplace experience and Unemployment 18 items
      1. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

        Book Suggested for student purchase 25-41

      2. The politics of Thatcherism - Hall, Stuart, Jacques, Martin 1983

        Book Optional

      3. The economics of social security - Dilnot, A. W., Walker, Ian 1989

        Book  Atkinson and Mickewring ‘turning the Screw: benefits for the unemployed 1979-1988’

      4. Victims or villains?: social security benefits in unemployment - Brown, Joan C., Joseph Rowntree Memorial Trust 1990

        Book 

      5. The crisis of unemployment - Gordon, Alan 1988

        Book Optional

      6. Youth unemployment in Great Britain - Hart, Peter Edward 1988

        Book 

      7. Understanding post-war British society - Obelkevich, James, Catterall, Peter 1994

        Book  Law, Christopher ‘Employment and industrial structure’ p85-98

      8. Unemployment: policy responses of western democracies - Richardson, J. J., Henning, Roger 1984

        Book Optional

      9. The British economy since 1945 - Crafts, N. F. R., Woodward, Nicholas, Duckham, Baron Frederick 1991

        Book  Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      10. Popular Cultural Sources 7 items
        1. Boys from the blackstuff - Bleasdale, Alan, Saville, Philip 2003 (videorecording)

          Audio-visual document Optional

    5. The Miners' Strike 21 items
      1. Walking after midnight: gay men's life stories - Hall Carpenter Archives 1989

        Book Optional

      2. Strike: Thatcher, Scargill and the miners - Wilsher, Peter, MacIntyre, Donald, Jones, Michael, Sunday Times Insight Team 1985

        Book Optional

      3. Coal, crisis and conflict: the 1984-85 miners' strike in Yorkshire - Winterton, Jonathan, Winterton, Ruth 1989

        Book Optional

      4. Miners strike 1984-85: poems - Early, Tommy, National Union of Mineworkers [198-?]

        Book Optional

      5. 'For as long as it takes': Cowie miners in the strike, 1984-5 - McGrail, Steve, Patterson, Vicky [1986?

        Book Optional

      6. Here we go!: women's memories of the 1984-85 miners strike - Salt, Chrys, Layzell, Jim 1985

        Book Optional

      7. Justice: the miners strike, 1984-85 - Skinner, Dennis, Campaign Group of Labour M.P.s, National Justice for Mineworkers Campaign 1986

        Book Optional

      8. The miners' strike 2004 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional

      9. About Miners Voices: a mining chronicle. - Johnny Templeton , George Montgomery 2007

        Webpage Optional

      10. Analysing the British Miners' Strike of 1984–5 - Gibbon Peter 05/1988

        Article Optional

      11. The miners' strike 2004 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional

  10. Lecture 6: Race in Britain 38 items
    1. Made in Britain - Clarke, Alan 2005 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Optional

    2. Race and/in Music 16 items
      1. Smiley Culture - Saxon - Cockney translation - YouTube

        Webpage Optional See reading of Cockney Translation by Gilroy, 'There ain't no black in the Union Jack'

      2. Urban rhythms: pop music and popular culture - Chambers, Iain 1985

        Book  Chapter 7

      3. Anatomy of racism - Goldberg, David Theo 1990

        Book  Gilroy, Paul. 'One nation under a groove: The cultural politics of "race" and racism in Britain'. 263-282.

      4. Handsworth songs - Akomfrah, John 1986 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional

      5. Two Tone Britain 2004 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional

    3. Scarman 8 items
      1. Civil disorder and civil liberties: evidence to the Scarman Enquiry - National Council for Civil Liberties 1981

        Book Optional

      2. The 1981 Urban Riots in Britain - John Rex 03/1982

        Article Recommended

      3. I'll never forget what's his name -: a popular guide to the Scarman report - Simpson, Alan, Commission for Racial Equality 1982

        Book Optional

    4. Anti-Fascism and Anti-Racism 6 items
      1. Anti-fascism in Britain - Copsey, Nigel 2000

        Book Recommended

      2. Multi-racist Britain: new directions in theory and practice - Cohen, Philip, Bains, Harwant S. 1988

        Book  Gilroy,P ‘Two-tone Britain: white and black youth and the politics of anti-racism’

      3. WITNESS SEMINAR: Anti-Fascism in 1970s Huddersfield - Paul Ward, Graham Hellawell, Sally Lloyd 03/2006

        Article Optional

      4. When the music's over: the story of political pop - Denselow, Robin 1989

        Book Recommended Chapter 5

    5. Poll Tax Rebellion - Burns, Danny 1992

      Book Essential 'Riots and Rebellions', from p.83

  11. Lecture 7: Sexuality, Family Values and Tory Sleaze 36 items
    1. In love and struggle: letters in contemporary feminism - Jolly, Margaretta c2008

      Book Essential Part II.6

    2. The politics of Thatcherism - Hall, Stuart, Jacques, Martin 1983

      Chapter Essential Segal, Lynne ‘The Heat in the Kitchen’

    3. Sex in the 80s: Pt. 1: Madam Cyn's home movies 2006 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Essential

    4. Gay Politics and Gay Lives 25 items
      1. My beautiful laundrette - Stephen Frears, Hanif Kureishi 1985 (video recording)

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      2. Proust, Cole Porter, Michelangelo, Marc Almond and me: writings by gay men on their lives and lifestyles from the archives of the National Lesbian and Gay Survey - National Lesbian and Gay Survey 1993

        Book Recommended The National Lesbian and Gay Survey archive is also held at Sussex Special Collections http://archiveshub.ac.uk/features/0602nlgs.html

      3. Gay liberation in the eighties - Gough, Jamie, Macnair, Mike 1985

        Book Optional

      4. It's not unusual: a history of lesbian and gay Britain in the twentieth century - Jivani, Alkarim c1997

        Book Recommended Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      5. It's not unusual: a lesbian and gay history, Cassette 3: Coming out 1997 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Optional

      6. Coming out: homosexual politics in Britain from the nineteenth century to the present - Weeks, Jeffrey 1990

        Book  Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      7. We speak for ourselves: the experiences of gay men and lesbians - Babuscio, Jack 1988

        Book  Chapter 10. Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      8. Making sexual history - Weeks, Jeffrey 2000

        Book 

      9. HIV and AIDS 14 items
        1. AIDS archives in the UK - Foster, Janet, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine 1991

          Book 

        2. AIDS in the UK: the making of policy, 1981-1994 - Berridge, Virginia 1996

          Book Optional

        3. Illness as metaphor: and, AIDS and its metaphors - Sontag, Susan, Sontag, Susan 2002

          Book Optional Other editions available at same shelfmark.

        4. AIDS and you - British Medical Association 1987

          Book 

        5. Documentaries 3 items
          1. Your choice for life: AIDS education for 14-16 year olds - Great Britain 1987 (videorecording)

            Audio-visual document 

          2. The age of Aids: Pt. 1 2006 (videorecording)

            Audio-visual document 

          3. The age of Aids: Pt. 2 2006 (videorecording)

            Audio-visual document 

    5. Feminism and Family Values 7 items
      1. Women in Britain since 1900 - Bruley, Sue 1999

        Book Optional Bruley, Sue ‘Second-wave feminism and beyond’ Chapter 6

      2. Feminism and censorship: the current debate - Dickey, Julienne, Chester, Gail 1988

        Book 

      3. Moral panics and Victorian values: women and the family in Thatcher's Britain - Marshall, Kate, Revolutionary Communist Party 1985

        Book 

  12. Lecture 8: Youth and Cultures of Resistance 62 items
    1. Youth in Britain since 1945 - Osgerby, Bill 1998

      Book Essential chapters 11 and 12

    2. "The Hippies Now Wear Black": Crass and the Anarcho-Punk Movement 1977-1985 - Richard Cross

      Article Essential Cross, Richard’ ‘Crass and the Anarcho-punk movement 1977-1985’ p25

    3. The politics of Thatcherism - Hall, Stuart, Jacques, Martin 1983

      Book Essential Segal, Lynne ‘The Heat in the Kitchen’ p207-215

    4. Youth and Cultures of Resistance 58 items
      1. Will pop eat itself? - Beadle, Jeremy J. 1993

        Book 

      2. Resistance through Rituals: Youth Subcultures in Post-War Britain - Hall, Stuart, Jefferson, Tony 1991

        Book  Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      3. Rockin' the boat: mass music and mass movements - Garofalo, Reebee 1992

        Book  Frith, Simon and John Street ‘Rock Against Racism and Red Wedge’ in

      4. Music Video 2 items
        1. Media in society: readings in mass communication - Deming, Caren J., Becker, Samuel L. 1988

          Book  Goldstein, R. (1988). "Tube Rock: How Music Video Is Changing Music." In

        2. Music Video in the (Post) Modern World - Andrew Goodwin Summer 1987

          Article 

      5. Anarcho Punk 3 items
        1. The story of Crass - Berger, George 2008

          Book Recommended

      6. Live Aid 7 items
        1. Live Aid 2004 (videorecording)

          Audio document 

        2. Why Bob Geldof Has Got it Wrong - Suzanne Franks 2010, 28/05/2010

          Article 

        3. Television and the Ethiopian famine: from Buerk to Band Aid - Philo, Greg, Lamb, Richard, Television Trust for the Environment 1986

          Book 

      7. Rave and dance culture 25 items
        1. Ecstasy and the rise of the chemical generation - Hammersley, Richard, Khan, Furzana, Ditton, Jason 2002

          Book 

        2. Energy flash: a journey through rave music and dance culture - Reynolds, Simon 2008

          Book  Other editions available at same shelfmark. See also audio visual resource.

        3. Ecstasy and the dance culture - Saunders, Nicholas 1995

          Book 

        4. Ecstasy reconsidered - Saunders, Nicholas 1997

          Book  Ecstasy Reconsidered

        5. Rave culture and religion - St. John, Graham 2009

          Book 

        6. The popular music studies reader - Bennett, Andy, Shank, Barry, Toynbee, Jason 2005

          Book  Women and the Early British Rave Scene Maria Pini

        7. Audio visual sources 3 items
          1. The chemical generation 2000 (video recording)

            Audio-visual document  Out of print, unable to source. Please see your tutor.

        8. Madonna 3 items
          1. Media culture: cultural studies, identity and politics between the modern and the postmodern - Kellner, Douglas 1995

            Book  Kellner, Douglas. 1995b. Madonna, fashion, and image. 263-296.

          2. New socialist - Labour Party (Great Britain)

            Journal  Williamson, Judith. 'The Making of a Material Girl', pp. 46-47, 1985. (Available as Document in Library Basement at Shelfmark JB 220 New)

      8. Comedy and Satire 9 items
        1. Come on down?: popular media culture in post-war Britain - Strinati, Dominic, Wagg, Stephen 1992

          Book 

        2. A national joke: popular comedy and English cultural identities - Medhurst, Andy, MyiLibrary 2007 (electronic resource)

          Book  Introduction / Chapter 10. Available as E-book. Other editons available at shelfmark PN 1995.9.C55 MED

        3. A Sense of Permanence? Essays on the Art of the Cartoon - University of Kent at Canterbury 1997

          Book  Read 'It's No Laughing Matter to Some' by Ralph Steadman

        4. RUDE BRITANNIA: British comic art - Batchelor, Tim, Lewisohn, Cedar, Myrone, Martin, Tate Britain 2010

          Book 

        5. The political cartoon - Press, Charles 1981

          Book 

        6. Spitting Image 3 items
          1. Best ever Spitting Image moments 2006 (videorecording)

            Audio-visual document 

          2. Intertextuality and the media: from genre to everyday life - Meinhof, Ulrike Hanna, Smith, Jonathan 2000

            Book  Chapter 3

  13. Seminar/Workshop 4: Rebellion, Activism and Identity 55 items
    How does a campaign’s style relate to its politics.? How effective was political music in the 1980s? What brought down the Poll Tax? Were traditional family values under threat in the 1980s? Potential case studies include Clause 28, Poll Tax, football violence, Greenham or the free party movement
    1. Poll Tax 8 items
      1. Failure in British government: the politics of the poll tax - Butler, David, Travers, Tony, Adonis, Andrew 1994

        Book 

      2. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

        Book Suggested for student purchase p46-50, p110-111

      3. People power 2005 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document 

      4. Poll tax rebellion - Burns, Danny 1992

        Book Essential Riots and rebellions p83

    2. Clause 28 9 items
      1. Section 28 and the Revival of Gay, Lesbian and Queer Politics in Britain - Virginia Preston 2001

        Document  PDF download link available through Google Search.

      2. Section 28: law, myth and paradox - D. T. Evans 01/12/1989

        Article Recommended

      3. Gay and Lesbian Humanist - Section 28

        Webpage  Selection of resources collated by Gay and Lesbian Humanist

    3. Greenham 16 items
      1. Greenham Common: women at the wire - Harford, Barbara, Hopkins, Sarah 1984

        Book Essential chapters 2, 4, 14

      2. Greenham women everywhere - Cook, Alice, Kirk, Gwyn 1983

        Book  Another edition available at same shelfmark.

      3. Socialist-Feminists and Greenham - Sue Finch et al. June 1986

        Article 

      4. The Greenham factor - Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp [1984?

        Book 

    4. Stonehenge and the Battle of the Beanfield 6 items
      1. The battle of the beanfield - Worthington, Andy 2005

        Book 

    5. Football and Hooliganism 16 items
      1. Football cultures and identities - Giulianotti, Richard, Armstrong, Gary 1999

        Book 

      2. Making sense of sports - Cashmore, Ernest, Cashmore, Ernest 2000

        Book  Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      3. Football, violence and social identity - Giulianotti, Richard, Bonney, Norman, Hepworth, Mike 1994

        Book  Giulanotti ‘political and academic discourses on football violence' Also available as an electronic resource

      4. Football on trial: spectator violence and development in the football world - Murphy, Patrick, Williams, John, Dunning, Eric 1990

        Book 

      5. Among the thugs - Buford, Bill 2001

        Book  Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      6. The roots of football hooliganism: an historical and sociological study - Dunning, Eric, Murphy, Patrick, Williams, John 1987

        Book 

  14. Lecture 9: Labour Challenge, Thatcher’s Exit 6 items
    1. The end of an era: diaries 1980-90 - Benn, Tony, Winstone, Ruth 1992

      Book Essential 233-275, 452-459

    2. The Penguin book of twentieth-century speeches - MacArthur, Brian 1999

      Book Essential Kinnock on Militant 451-55, Healey 'She Elephant', 444-446,

    3. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Essential

  15. Seminar/Workshop 5: The end of the line?: Blair and New Labour 42 items
    How did New Labour differ on Thatcherism’s central points? Did you Unions keep Labour out of power? Does New Labour constitute an end of class politics? How did the parties represent themselves to the public? and what does this tell us about their politics? Why did Labour lose the 1987 election and win the 1997 election?
    1. Manifestos and Party Political Broadcasts 8 items
    2. The Labour Party 24 items
      1. A history of the British Labour Party - Thorpe, Andrew 2008

        Book  Another edition available at same shelfmark.

      2. Michael Foot - Jones, Mervyn 1994

        Book 

      3. The politics of Thatcherism - Hall, Stuart, Jacques, Martin 1983

        Book  Gamble, Andrew ‘The Impact of the SDP’

      4. From blitz to Blair: a new history of Britain since 1939 - Tiratsoo, Nick 1997

        Book  Other editions available at same shelfmark.

      5. Militant 4 items
        1. Militant - Crick, Michael 1984

          Book 

        2. The Public Face of Militant - Barnes, Harry, Independent Labour Party 1982

          Book 

      6. Labour Leaders: Audio visual sources 3 items
        1. Labour's old romantic: a film portrait of Michael Foot 1997 (videorecording)

          Audio-visual document 

        2. The wilderness years: Cassette 2: Comrades at war 1995 (video recording)

          Audio-visual document  Out of print. Commercially unavailable. Please see your tutor.

        3. If John Smith had lived. 1 videocassette 1999 (video recording)

          Audio-visual document  Out of print. Commercially unavailable. Please see your tutor.

      7. Blair and New Labour 10 items
        1. The age of insecurity - Elliott, Larry, Atkinson, Dan 1998

          Book  Other editions available at same shelfmark.

        2. The Labour Party: "socialism" and society since 1951 - Fielding, Steven 1997

          Book Recommended Chapter 7

        3. Labour's landslide: the British general election 1997 - Geddes, Andrew, Tonge, Jonathan 1997

          Book 

        4. New times: the changing face of politics in the 1990s - Hall, Stuart, Jacques, Martin 1989

          Book 

        5. The Blair revolution: can New Labour deliver? - Mandelson, Peter, Liddle, Roger 1996

          Book 

        6. New Labour articles October-December 1997

          Article  Special issue on New Labour includes Miliband, David, Reinventing the Left (Cambridge: Polity Press, 1994) Political Quarterly, Volume 68, No.4, 1997

        7. A history of the British Labour Party - Thorpe, Andrew 2001

          Book  Chapter 11

        8. New Labour: because Britain deserves better - Labour Party (Great Britain) [1997]

          Book 

        9. Do you still believe in Tony? - Cockerell, Michael 2004 (videorecording)

          Audio-visual document 

        10. The rise and fall of Tony Blair: Pt. 1 and 2 - Rawnsley, Andrew 2007 (videorecording)

          Audio-visual document 

    3. From Thatcher to Major 7 items
      1. After Thatcher - Hirst, Paul Q. 1989

        Book 

      2. Thatcher - Beckett, Clare 2006

        Book  After Thatcher

      3. No confidence motion - Great Britain 1990 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document 

      4. The Major years: Cassette 1 1999 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document  Three part series

  16. Lecture 10: Conclusions: From Thatcher to Blair 6 items
    1. Labour's first century - Tanner, Duncan, Thane, Pat, Tiratsoo, Nick 2000

      Book Essential Fielding, S ‘New Labour and its past’ chapter 12

    2. Class in Britain - Cannadine, David 1998 etc

      Book Essential pp 171- 187 in 2000 edition. Other editions (including Core copy) available at same shelfmark.

    3. Britain under Thatcher - Seldon, Anthony, Collings, Daniel 2000

      Book Suggested for student purchase chapter 7, 79-95 and p118-120

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