New Histories of the Welfare State

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

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations


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


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