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Gould, Jon B. (2003). It Only Feels Like Death: "Rebranding" the Democrats for a Post-2002 World. Journal of Political Marketing, vol. 2(2): 1-12.
Langmaid, Roy (2012) ‘Co-creating the Future' Chapter 6 in the Routledge Handbook of Political Marketing edited by Jennifer Lees-Marshment, Routledge.
Lloyd, Jenny. 2009. After Blair: the challenge of communicating Brown's brand of Labour. In Political Marketing: Principles and Applications, by J. Lees-Marshment. Oxon and New York: Routledge.
Needham, Catherine (2002). Branding Public Policy: Marketed Government under Clinton and Blair. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Boston, Massachusetts, 29 August - 1 September 2002.
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Pitch, Christopher (2014) Case Study 4.4 ‘Understanding the political brand identity and political brand image of the UK Conservative Party brand under the leadership of David Cameron prior the 2010 UK General Election’ in Political Marketing: Principles and Applications 2nd edition Routledge.
Promise (2005) Reconnecting the Prime Minister, Report. www.promisecorp.com/casestudies/pr_case_labour.pdf (accessed 19 March 2008)
Promise (2006) Reconnecting the Prime Minister, Paper 21 for the Market research society http://www.promisecorp.com/documents/Reconnecting_the_Prime_Minister.pdf accessed September 2013)
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“Rethinking the Brand of the Republican Party” 1:32 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L3KV_yrSFRI
“Republican Brand is in the Toilet” 4:15 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dNvCkADXm7U
Re-branding Tony Blair
Consultants paper on Reconnecting the Prime Minister http://www.promisecorp.com/documents/Reconnecting_the_Prime_Minister.pdf
Langmaid Roy, Charles Trevail and B Hayman (2006). Reconnecting the Prime Minister. Paper presented at the Annual conference of the Market Research Society, London - discussion of the work and link to download on http://www.langmaidpractice.com/blog/reconnecting-the-prime-minister/
Media discussions of rebranding the US Republicans
- Findlay, Christie (2008). "Can This Brand Be Saved? To Fix Its Image, the Gop Might Look to Corporate America." Campaigns and Elections 29, no. 9 : 34-39 see https://www.questia.com/magazine/1G1-193416986/can-this-brand-be-saved-to-fix-its-image-the-gop
- McNeilly, Mark Rebranding the Gop: Can A Marketing Facelift Overhaul The Republican Party? Fast Company see http://www.fastcompany.com/3005471/rebranding-gop-can-marketing-facelift-overhaul-republican-party
- Sternberg, Josh (2013) How to Fix the Republican Brand Problem. Digiday see http://digiday.com/brands/fixing-gop-brand-problem/