How far do you agreee that it was the 'falklands factor' that was the decisive factor in the conservative victory of june 1983?

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Source P states that the falklands factor was very decisive as could have destroyed her if failed . But as she achieved this victory, it changed opinion polls dramatically making her an extremely popular prime minister. It enabled her to restore British pride which made many people vote for her so that she could win the election of 1983.

Source U states that the Falklands factor helped her win the 1983 election due to the restoration of British prestige that resulted from this, making her an extremely popular prime minister. However, it argues that this was not a major factor. Instead, it argues that it was due to…


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