Going to War

British Debates from Wilberforce to Blair

  • Philip¬†Towle

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Philip Towle
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  14. Back Matter
    Pages 166-227

About this book

Introduction

Going to War overturns conventional views of the role of public opinion, the armed forces, parliamentarians, NGOs and writers in the formation of British debates about impending wars. It shows the pressures and the reasons which have led to Britain's involvement in so many conflicts.

Keywords

Anglican Church conflict media parliament

Authors and affiliations

  • Philip¬†Towle
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre of International StudiesUniversity of CambridgeUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230234314
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-23793-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-23431-4
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