The British Labour Party in the 1980s: The Battle over the Palestinian/Israeli Conflict

@article{Edmunds1998TheBL,
  title={The British Labour Party in the 1980s: The Battle over the Palestinian/Israeli Conflict},
  author={June Edmunds},
  journal={Politics},
  year={1998},
  volume={18},
  pages={111 - 118}
}
Labour Party policy developments in the 1980s have been well-documented. However, the focus has tended to be on intra-party organisation and aspects of domestic and defence policy, with Labour's policy on international issues receiving comparatively little attention. Yet, some of the most interesting debates occurred in this area. One such concern was that over the party's policy towards the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, a set of nationalist rivalries that has long been a source of dilemma for… Expand
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