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The Liberal Party at the beginning of the 20th century: (un)successfully seeking renewal

By Susan Finding


"Awful Scene of Gloom and Dejection, When the Ministry Heard of the Lords' Decision to Refer the Budget to the Country" Punch, 1909.The fortunes of the Liberal Party between 1906 and 1924 can be summarized as having gone from the foremost political force with a landslide victory and triumphant government to the third party (which, in a bipartite electoral system, means the loser losses all) with little electoral support and no real influence on either politics or policy. The debate in the his..

Topics: Liberal Party, political parties, government, Parti libéral, gouvernement, partis politiques, Royaume-Uni, XXe siècle, 1906-1924, politique, démocratie, philosophie politique, Social sciences (General), H1-99, Social Sciences, H, DOAJ:Social Sciences
Publisher: Université de Poitiers
Year: 2011
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