The Emergence of a Labor Foreign Policy in Great Britain, 1918-1929

  title={The Emergence of a Labor Foreign Policy in Great Britain, 1918-1929},
  author={Henry Ralph Winkler},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  pages={247 - 258}
  • H. Winkler
  • Published 1 September 1956
  • History, Political Science
  • The Journal of Modern History
T HE gradual development of a temperate, coherent, and even widely accepted foreign policy during the 1920's is one of the significant aspects in the rise of the Labor party as an effective force in British political life. The Labor government which held office from 1929 to 1931 pursued with relative consistency what may be called a "League of Nations policy." Under the leadership of Ramsay MacDonald and especially of Arthur Henderson, that government laid down a program whose major elements… 

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