'The tale of Tony Blair and "government" is a complicated one which Janet Newman tells with insight and academic rigourâ€¦.It deserves wide readership; it ought to pique the interest of all those concerned with the condition of British democracy' - David Walker, Analysis Editor and Leader Writer, The Guardian
The first comprehensive guide that explores the politics and policies of new Labour.
This book offers:
Critical insights into Labour's impact on:
Â§ the relationship between government and citizens
Â§ public services and their users
Â§ the state and civil society
Interpretations of core themes in Labour's policy agenda: