Bale, Tim (2011) The Conservative party’s devotion to Thatcher’s legacy may be blinding it to new and innovative solutions to current problems. British Politics and Policy at LSE (24 Oct 2011) Blog Entry.
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David Cameron’s current trouble with his party over Europe is increasingly being compared with that of his predecessors. Tim Bale argues that while comparisons with previous Conservative leaders can be helpful, the modern Conservative party must resist the urge to continually look to the past, and seek to build its own narrative and solutions to problems it now faces.
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|Library of Congress subject classification:||J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
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