The Foundations of the Welfare State Paperback
by Pat Thane
Part of the Longman Social Policy in Britain Series series
A fully revised and rewritten second edition of a book which is now regarded as a classic.
Takes full advantage of new research and places strong emphasis on voluntary action and the role of women in the shaping of social policy.
It retains the excellent historical perspective that makes it unique among its competitors, comparing recent policy changes to pre-1950 welfare policy.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 376 pages, bibliography, index
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 22/11/1996
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780582279520