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The Evolution of the British Welfare State: A History of Social Policy since the Industrial Revolution
 

The Evolution of the British Welfare State: A History of Social Policy since the Industrial Revolution (Hardback, 4th ed. 2009)

By Fraser, Derek

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This is a revised and updated new edition of a classic text which offers a broad ranging and authoritative history of British social policy from the Industrial Revolution to the present day. This is the best historical introduction to the past and present of the Welfare State, wi...dely regarded as a classic in the field. It is now updated to cover the Blair and Brown years, and revised to take into account the latest research. This book features an extensive bibliography with over 100 new entries for the fourth edition. Derek Fraser's book has established itself as a classic text on the history of social policy and social ideas in Britain since the Industrial Revolution. This fourth edition features a revised introduction, incorporates the latest research and extends the coverage of the final chapter, bringing the story right up to the present day.
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ISBN 9780230224650
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781137605870
Released NZ 16 Jun 2009
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Format Hardback, 4th ed. 2009
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ISBN-13 9780230224650
Stock Available
Status Indent title (sourced internationally), usually ships 4-6 weeks post release/order
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Imprint Palgrave
Released 16 Jun 2009
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, 4th ed. 2009
Edition 4th ed. 2009th
Author(s) By Fraser, Derek
Category British & Irish History
Central Government Policies
Number of Pages 448
Dimensions Width: 138mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 29mm
Dewey Code 361.650941
Weight 705g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Social sciences, Welfare state
NBS Text Social Sciences: Textbooks & Study Guides
ONIX Text College/higher education

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