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The Welfare State in Britain : A Political History since 1945 - Michael Hill

The Welfare State in Britain : A Political History since 1945

Paperback Published: January 1994
ISBN: 9781852784379
Number Of Pages: 200

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Focuses on the political processes which influenced the key reforms of the late 1940s and the ways in which those reforms have subsequently been in some respects consolidated and in other respects undermined. Social policy is shown to have been subordinated to economic and foreign policy.

List of Tables
Introductionp. 1
Social Policy before 1945p. 11
The Labour Governments 1945-51p. 25
The Conservative Governments 1951-64p. 46
The Labour Governments 1964-70p. 63
The Conservative Government 1970-74p. 87
The Labour Governments 1974-79p. 106
Thatcher's Conservative Governments 1979-90p. 123
Conclusionsp. 149
Referencesp. 171
Indexp. 183
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ISBN: 9781852784379
ISBN-10: 1852784377
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 200
Published: January 1994
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.97  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.25

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