5 edition of The British state since 1945 found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -270) and index.
|LC Classifications||JN231 .L56 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 276 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||276|
|ISBN 10||0745611400, 0745611419|
|LC Control Number||97039510|
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The war had stripped Britain of virtually all its foreign financial resources, and the country had built up “ sterling credits”—debts.
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Featuring detailed evaluations of writers from J. Priestly and. This Companion offers a compelling engagement with British fiction from the end of the Second World War to the present day.
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and systematic chapters on social movement activism can be found in most of the handbooks on contemporary British history. Yet this book tackles the issue from a unique and different perspective.
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Post British Governments. Red, blue, blue, blue sincethe Conservatives have been the dominant political force in Britain. The biggest political animal of them all was undoubtedly Thatcher, who managed to win three consecutive elections.
British social policy: to the present. Glennerster, Howard. Covering the period since the end of the Second World War, this book focuses on the Welfare State to explore the myths that have shaped popular conceptions of social policy.
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