British MPs on British PMs : Parliamentary Evaluations of Prime Ministerial Success. / Royal Holloway Group PR3710.

In: Politics, Vol. 35, No. 2, 01.06.2015, p. 111-127.

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In: Politics, Vol. 35, No. 2, 01.06.2015, p. 111-127.

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