New Histories of the Welfare State

  • Peter Sloman (Speaker)
  • Eve Worth (Speaker)
  • Millward, G. (Speaker)

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Description

A round table discussion with three authors who have recently published books on the history of the British welfare state.

Professor Peter Sloman, University of Cambridge – Transfer State: The Idea of a Guaranteed Income and the Politics of Redistribution in Modern Britain (Oxford University Press, 2019)

Dr. Eve Worth, University of Exeter - The Welfare State Generation: Women, Agency and Class in Britain since 1945 (Bloomsbury, 2021)

Dr. Gareth Millward, University of Birmingham – Sick Note: a History of the British Welfare State (Oxford University Press, 2022)
Period22. Nov 2023
Event titleNew Histories of the Welfare State
Event typeWorkshop
LocationCardiff, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational

Keywords

  • welfare state
  • history
  • NHS
  • social security
  • economics
  • UBI
  • gender