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Understanding post-war British society

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by James Obelkevich and Peter Catterall.
      ContributionsObelkevich, Jim., Catterall, Peter, 1961-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN385.5 .U53 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 213 p. :
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1083588M
      ISBN 100415109396, 041510940X
      LC Control Number94007263

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(ed.) Understanding post-war British society. London by: Over the course of the eighties, Britain had become a significantly different society to what it was before.in terms of post-war British history, seemed to mark a kind of line in the sand.

has therefore become its own period and its own story – and that timeframe is what I used for my series of books. In Post-War Britain cultural interventions were a feature of fascist parties and movements, just as they were in Europe.

This book makes a new major contribution to existing scholarship which begins to discuss British fascism as a cultural phenomenon. A collection of essays from leading academics, this book uncovers how a cultural struggle lay at the heart of the hegemonic projects of all.

Introduction: Understanding British society 1. Trends in Post-War British Social History 2. Elements of Demographic Change in Britain Since 3. Political Sociology 4. The Family in Post-War Britain Since 5. Companiate Marriage and the Double Burden: Women in Britain Since 6.

Old Age and Gerontology 7. 'Women in Britain since companionate marriage and the double burden’ in Understanding post-war British society Add to My Bookmarks Export citation Type. The second half of the twentieth century was a period which saw huge political, social, technological and economic changes.

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During an election speech in the Prime Minister, Harold Macmillan, famously remarked that 'most of our people have never had it so good'.

Although taken out of context, this phrase soon came to epitomize the sense of increased affluence and social progress that was prevalent in Britain during the s and s. Yet, despite the recognition that Britain had moved away from an era of.Footnotes [1] Book 3 v.2 [2] Book 3 v2 page 68 [3] Phillips, M.

“Death of the Dad” The Observer 2 nd November [4] Book 5 vs p [5] Book 5 v.2 [6] Armstrong, K “Where has God gone” Newsweek 12 th July pp [7] The removal of the public functions of religion to the private sphere [8] Book 5 v2 p [9] Ibid p, 57 [10] Bellah, R Beyond Belief New York, Harper and Row.To understand how society operates it is necessary to.

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