The Struggle for Labour's Soul: Understanding Labour's Political Thought Since 1945

The Struggle for Labour's Soul: Understanding Labour's Political Thought Since 1945


'New Labour' is frequently accused of being captivated with variety instead of substance, and with picture relatively ideology. The fight for Labour's Soul examines how the party's political proposal has constructed from 1945 to the current day. It explores the divisions within the Labour celebration among the previous left, the hot left, centrists, the outdated correct and 'New Labour'. those ideological positions are tested within the context of the most important political problems with the twenty-first century together with constitutional reform, markets, equality, internationalism and globalization.

The booklet concludes with commentaries by means of popular specialists at the a number of competing traditions in the occasion. that includes contributions by way of prime lecturers, newshounds and politicians, this is often the 1st significant research of Labour's political idea for a new release.

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