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Subject: political movements

Did neoliberal rhetoric help justify austerity? A critical discourse analysis of media articles published and political speeches given in 2012

  • Author:
  • Courtney Louise Devine
  • Subjects:
  • austerity
  • British MPs
  • British society
  • neoliberalism
  • political movements
  • political speeches
  • politics
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Politics and Social Policy

A change of heart? Political party switching among MPs in the British House of Commons, 1997-2019

  • Author:
  • Zoey Samantha Nicholls
  • Subjects:
  • British House of Commons
  • British MPs
  • political movements
  • politics
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Politics

The extent to which lesbians and lesbian issues were involved in social political movements throughout the 1970s and 1980s, and how their interests were catered for

  • Author:
  • Charlotte Luisa Dunstan
  • Subjects:
  • 1970s
  • 1980s
  • Disability
  • discrimination
  • diversity
  • female expression
  • homosexuality
  • lesbians
  • political movements
  • sociocultural impact
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

‘For a while, like the sun in the centre of the universe, you influenced and attracted the admiration of mankind’: representations of George Washington in the Partisan Press and the divides of the First Party System

  • Author:
  • Matthew Goodacre
  • Subjects:
  • America
  • Democratic-Republicans
  • Federalists
  • First Party System
  • George Washington
  • political movements
  • politics
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

What can the Mayorship of Bernie Sanders in Burlington, Vermont, tell us about the nature of politics in President Ronald Reagan’s America, 1980-1989?

  • Author:
  • Ryan Dean Thompson
  • Subjects:
  • 1980s
  • America
  • Bernie Sanders
  • economic policy
  • foreign policy
  • journalism
  • Mayorship
  • newspaper
  • policy makers
  • political movements
  • politics
  • Reagan administration
  • Socialist Party
  • United States
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) English and History

Aiding the king? Factional mismanagement and counsellorship of Charles VI of France (1392-1410)

  • Author:
  • Victoria Barlow
  • Subjects:
  • Charles VI of France
  • counsellorship
  • feuds
  • Fifteenth Century
  • France
  • political movements
  • politics
  • power
  • rhetoric
  • socio-politics
  • sovereignty
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History