The Political Quarterly

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Edited By: Ben Jackson and Deborah Mabbett

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 123/163 (Political Science)

Online ISSN: 1467-923X

Why is the European Left Losing Elections?

To tie in with The Political Quarterly’s 2011 annual lecture, given by David Miliband on 8 March 2011, we are pleased to offer a range of articles previously published in the journal, which cover the topic of the lecture - ‘Why is the European Left Losing Elections?’ All articles are freely available!

European Social Democracy and New Labour: Unity in Diversity?
Donald Sassoon
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European Social Democracy: Convergence, Divisions, and Shared Questions
Frank Vandenbroucke

The Paralysis of the Centre-Left: A Comparative Perspective
Peter Pulzer

Democratic Dilemmas: What Future for the Left?
Douglas E. Ashford

An Obituary for the Third Way: The Financial Crisis and Social Democracy in Europe
Magnus Ryner

No New vision: the Gradual Death of British Social Democracy?
Matt Beech

Premature Obsequies: Social Democracy Comes in From the Cold
David Marquand

True Blood or False Genealogy: New Labour and British Social Democratic Thought
Michael Freeden

Also of interest: The New Social Democracy, Edited by Andrew Gamble and Tony Wright