Philip, George (2012) The political cost to any British government of giving way on the Falklands would be prohibitively high and there is no strong need to pay it. British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Jun 2012) Blog Entry.
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George Philip argues that the war between the UK and Argentina changed the politics surrounding the Falkland Islands. Prior to 1982, the government was looking for a way to transfer authority. Now, since the memory of the war is still very much in the public mind, the British position is verging on intransigence.
|Item Type:||Website (Blog Entry)|
|Additional Information:||© 2012 The Author|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JZ International relations
|Sets:||Departments > Government
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
|Date Deposited:||07 Feb 2013 11:18|
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