State and society in contemporary Britain : a critical introduction / [edited by] Gregor McLennan, David Held, and Stuart Hall

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Subjects: Great Britain--Politics and government--1945-
Great Britain--Economic policy--1979-1997
Great Britain--Social policy
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Polity Press, 1984
LC Classification: J, JN
Physical Description: ix, 384 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: McLennan, Gregor
Held, David
Hall, Stuart
Notes: LCCN: 84017684
ISBN: 0745600085 :$24.95
ISBN: 0745600093 (pbk.) :$12.95
Includes index
Contents: The rise of the representative/interventionist state / Stuart Hall -- State and economy in the Second World War / Laurence Harris -- Economic intervention in the post-war economy / Grahame Thompson -- The state and health care / Christopher Pollitt -- "A conspiracy of silence" / Paddy Scannell --Science, planning and the state / Fred Steward & David Wield -- The family, regulation, and the public sphere / Mary McIntosh -- The contours of British politics / Gregor McLennan -- "Rolling back" the state? / Grahame Thompson --Power and legitimacy in contemporary Britain / David Held
OCLC Number: 11067290
ISBN/ISSN: 0745600085