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The Evolution of the British Welfare State: A History of Social Policy since the Industrial Revolution Hardcover – 18 May 2017

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  • Hardcover: 460 pages
  • Publisher: Palgrave; 4th edition edition (18 May 2017)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0230224652
  • ISBN-13: 978-0230224650
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.5 x 22.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 9 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 5,403,885 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'There is no better account of how the British welfare state evolved over two centuries than Derek Fraser's book. Now revised and updated, it continues to provide a lively and authoritative history of the period from the industrial revolution to the present day.' - David Martin, University of Sheffield, UK

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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

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