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Title Understanding post-war British society / edited by James Obelkevich and Peter Catterall
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1994
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 213 pages) : illustrations
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; List of contributors; Introduction: Understanding British society; Trends in post-war British social history; Elements of demographic change in Britain since 1945; Political sociology 1945 92; The family in post-war Britain; Women in Britain since 1945: companionate marriage and the double burden; Old age and gerontology; Employment and industrial structure; Non-manual labour; Poverty in post-war Britain; Aspects of education in post-war Britain; Consumption; Food and nutrition in post-war Britain
Summary Brings together the perspectives of leading sociologists and social historians to understand the shaping of British society. An illuminating Bnd comprehensive account of post-war British History
Analysis Great Britain
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-203) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 1945-
Form Electronic book
Author Catterall, Peter, 1961-
Obelkevich, Jim.
LC no. 94007263
ISBN 0203297474 (electronic bk.)
0203427556 (electronic bk.)
041510940X (paperback)
9780203297476 (electronic bk.)
9780203427552 (electronic bk.)
9780415109406 (paperback)