This new edition of The Almanac of British Politics has been thoroughly revised and updated since the second successive Labour election victory in 2001. It is firmly established as the definitive guide to the political map of the United Kingdom, covering in detail each of the constituencies sending representatives to the House of Commons. It also contains insightful biographical sketches of every single Member of Parliament. The Almanac gives a comprehensive seat-by-seat analysis of all parliamentary constituencies, describing their social, economic and political characteristics. This edition also includes new statistics for each seat including: electorate and turnoutaverage property values per constituencyunemploymentpremature mortality index and rank orderfinancial deprivation. This is the essential reference work on British politics for students, academics, journalists and psephologists.Only two other Labour MPs (Tony Benn and John Morris) have longer service; only one other (Mark Fisher) attended Eton. ... Belgrano in the Falklands War and her role in the Westland affair (1985-86), where his claim that she was variously a#39; a bounder, a liar, a deceiver ... C 8, 424 17.5 +2.7 % Non-manual 49.4 LD 3, 446 7.2 -5.5 Lab maj 7, 026 14.6 1991 Census: 1992 notional: Lab maj 12, 750 % Own Occ.
|Title||:||Almanac of British Politics|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 1996-03-07|