TITLE

Britain's Great Divide

AUTHOR(S)
Underhill, William
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);8/11/2008 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 152 Issue 6, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the influence of global socioeconomic trends as well as political decisions and examines what has led to severe disparity of wealth distribution in the United Kingdom. The author discusses the efforts of the Conservative Party to blame the Labour Party and Labour Party Prime Minister Gordon Brown. Also discussed is the resultant social distress and the two parties' focus on social mobility as a solution.
ACCESSION #
34009138

 

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