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Liberals and Conservatives, 1846-95

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About this Course

This course explores British politics from 1846 to 1895, focusing in particular on five key figures - Sir Robert Peel, Benjamin Disraeli, Lord Palmerston, William Gladstone, and Lord Salisbury - and dealing with the central issues of the period: political splits within the major parties, constitutional reform, foreign policy, and much more. Perfect in conjunction with with the 'Liberals and Conservatives' option for OCR History.

About the Lecturer

Edward is a second-year DPhil student at St Anne's College, Oxford. Although his thesis is on the ministry of Spencer Perceval, he writes about all aspects of 19th Century British politics.