TITLE

Get people back to power

AUTHOR(S)
Kennedy, Helena
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
New Statesman;11/8/2004, Vol. 133 Issue 4713, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the lack of interest of Britons in engaging with politics. Claim that the British government wields unchecked power with insufficient challenge from the public; Statement that low general-election voter turnouts have coincided with large street demonstrations; Dichotomy between Great Britain's political system and its social and cultural values; Report that the Rowntree Trusts have set up an inquiry to investigate how political participation in Britain can be reinvigorated.
ACCESSION #
14935493

 

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