Chapter 5. Consolidating Democracy: The Socialist Government (1982–96)

  1. Javier Tusell and
  2. Rosemary Clark

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690031.ch5

Spain: From Dictatorship to Democracy 1939 to the Present

Spain: From Dictatorship to Democracy 1939 to the Present

How to Cite

Tusell, J. and Clark, R. (2007) Consolidating Democracy: The Socialist Government (1982–96), in Spain: From Dictatorship to Democracy 1939 to the Present, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470690031.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631206156

Online ISBN: 9780470690031

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Keywords:

  • government;
  • democracy;
  • Spanish socialism;
  • foreign policy;
  • monarchy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Felipe González and the Two Souls of Spanish Socialism

  • The Socialists' First Term in Office. Reform of the Armed Services, An Economic Update And Foreign Policy

  • A Means Of Consolidating Democracy. The Gal

  • Elections and Public Opinion in the Second Half of the 1980S

  • The Second Term in Office: Social Policies and Union Protests. Spain and the World

  • Policy on the Autonomous Communities: A New Vertebrate Structure for the Spanish State

  • The Loss of an Absolute Majority

  • A Tense Term of Office (1993–6)

  • The 1996 General Election. Drawing Up the Balance on the Socialists' Time in Government

  • Culture in the Post-Franco Period

  • From a Time of Rediscovery to a State Culture

  • Fields of Creativity

  • Bibliography