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Explaining the early twenty-first century electoral success of the British National Party : Nuneaton 2008 as a case study

  title={Explaining the early twenty-first century electoral success of the British National Party : Nuneaton 2008 as a case study},
  author={J. Grima},
Popular support for the British National Party (BNP) in England reached unprecedented high levels during the early twentieth century. The BNP won a number of local council and European Parliament seats on the back of this popularity. This study seeks to provide a case study of one such poll success: Nuneaton 2008. Evidence from Nuneaton, a BNP success not previously studied, will be used to test the literature already generated addressing other locations of ‘breakthrough’, including Burnley and… Expand


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