Britain 1783-1918 (Flagship History Enlarged Revised edition)

Britain 1783-1918 (Flagship History Enlarged Revised edition)

By: Neil Whiskerd (author), Patrick Walsh-Atkins (author), Richard Staton (author), Derrick Murphy (author)Paperback

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A revised and expanded edition of the bestselling Britain 1815-1918. Includes historical interpretations, document source questions, explanation of difficult words and concepts and a study skills section for exam preparation. Study and examination skills1 William Pitt the Younger 1783-18012 Britain 1783 -1918: a synoptic assessment3 The Tory Party 1815-18304 British Foreign Policy, 1815-18465 The Great Reform Act of 18326 The Whigs, 1833-18417 Sir Robert Peel and the Tory/Conservative Party, 1830-18468 Chartism9 Economic change 1815-1846: the growth of railways10 British domestic politics, 1846-186811 British foreign policy in the Age of Palmerston, 1846-186812 A mid-Victorian boom? Economic and Social history 1846-186813 Gladstone and the Liberal Party14 The Conservative Party of Disraeli and Salisbury, 1868-189515 Foreign and imperial policy, 1868-189516 Social and economic change, 1868-189617 The era of Conservative domination and the rise of Labour, 1895-190618 Joseph Chamberlain and the Empire, 1895-190519 Britain and Ireland 1798-192120 Ireland and British politics, 1895-192221 The Liberals in power, 1905-191522 Britain and the origins of the First World War, 1898-191423 British economy and society, 1896-1914: challenged and transformed?24 Public health and welfare 1834-191825 The political, social and economic impact of the First World War 1914-1918Further ReadingIndex

About Author

Derrick Murphy attended the universities of East Anglia, Birmingham and London and is an Educational Consultant. Formerly editor and contributor of the 'Modern History Review' he has extensive knowledge and experience of educational assessment. He has been Principal Examiner for GCE A level History at AQA, OCR and Cambridge University International Examinations. He has also been involved with assessment at Key Stage 3 and GCSE with AQA and a senior examiner with the International Baccalaureate. He has written specifications and syllabuses for examination boards within the UK but also for Hong Kong, Singapore and South Africa.Patrick Walsh-Atkins is Deputy Head, Bromsgrove School, and an OCR Chief Examiner.Richard Staton is Deputy Head, Wath Comprehensive, Yorks; AQA Chair of History Examiners and AS/A2 History Assessor.Neil Whiskerd is Head of History, Millfield School, OCR Principal Examiner (AS British History).

Contents

Britain 1815-1918 - a synoptic assessment; The Tory Party 1815-1830; British Foreign Policy, 1815-1846; The Great Reform Act of 1832; The Whigs, 1833-1841; Sir Robert Peel and the Tory/Conservative Party, 1830-1846; Chartism; Economic change 1815-1846 - the growth of railways; British domestic politics, 1846-1868; British foreign policy in the Age of Palmerston, 1846-1868; A mid-Victorian boom? Economic and Social history 1846-1868; Gladstone and the Liberal Party; The Conservative Party of Disraeli and Salisbury, 1868-1895; Ireland and British politics, 1868-1894; Foreign and imperial policy, 1868-1895; Social and economic change, 1868-1896; The era of Conservative domination and the rise of Labour, 1895-1906; Joseph Chamberlain and the Empire, 1895-1905; Ireland and British politics, 1895-1922; The Liberals in power, 1905-1915; Britain and the origins of the First World War, 1898-1914; The political, social and economic impact, 1914-1918; British economy and society, 1896-1914 -challenged and transformed?

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780007150786
  • Format: Paperback, Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 448
  • ID: 9780007150786
  • weight: 1010
  • ISBN10: 0007150784
  • edition: Enlarged Revised edition

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