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Labour’s century-old problem: leadership performance

Gaffney, John (2016) Labour’s century-old problem: leadership performance. British Politics and Policy at LSE (11 Jul 2016). Website.

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Party leadership requires rhetorical performance – but the Labour party has broader issues with leadership: it doesn’t understand it, writes John Gaffney. Those challenging Corbyn must therefore grapple with questions of what leadership entails, what the relationship(s) between leader and the parliamentary party, the electorate, and the media should be – not least because the Conservatives already know that all these matter.

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 30 Mar 2017 08:43
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 20:32

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