Chapter 9. Parliamentary Reform and the Electorate

  1. Chris Williams
  1. Michael S. Smith

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch10

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

How to Cite

Smith, M. S. (2004) Parliamentary Reform and the Electorate, in A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain (ed C. Williams), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631225799

Online ISBN: 9780470997147

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Keywords:

  • nineteenth-century british political structure;
  • parliamentary reform;
  • electorate;
  • representative government;
  • political reform

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Question of Parliamentary Reform

  • An Incomplete Reform: Towards the Reform Act of 1867

  • Representing the People: Parliamentary Reform in the 1880s