Values, Voice and Virtue : The New British Politics

Values, Voice and Virtue : The New British Politics

Regular price £10.99

Matthew Goodwin

Category: Politics

Format: Paperback / softback

Publication date: 3/30/23

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd

ISBN 13: 9780198810506

Total Pages: 272 pages

Weight: 204

Dimensions: 197 x 128 x 15

*THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER**A Financial Times 2023 book to watch*'Forceful ... The fundamental thrust of Goodwin's argument is right ... a new centre ground of British politics is being formed - even if both parties have yet to fully comprehend it' The TimesWhat has caused the recent seismic changes in British politics, including Brexit and a series of populist revolts against the elite? Why did so many people want to overturn the status quo? Where have the Left gone wrong? And what deeper trends are driving these changes?British politics is coming apart. A country once known for its stability has recently experienced a series of shocking upheavals. Matthew Goodwin, acclaimed political scientist and co-author of National Populism, shows that the reason is not economic hardship, personalities or dark money. It is a far wider political realignment that will be with us for years to come. An increasingly liberalised, globalised ruling class has lost touch with millions, who found their values ignored, their voices unheard and their virtue denied. Now, this new alliance of voters is set to determine Britain's fate.