PDF/EPUB Nicholas Timmins ¹ ¹ The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state Kindle

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PDF/EPUB Nicholas Timmins ¹ ¹ The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state Kindle

PDF/EPUB Nicholas Timmins ¹ ¹ The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state Kindle

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  1. Andrewh Andrewh says:

    PDF/EPUB Nicholas Timmins ¹ ¹ The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state Kindle five pdf, giants ebok, biography ebok, welfare pdf, state pdf, The Five download, Giants a download, Giants a biography of download, Five Giants a free, Five Giants a biography of pdf, The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state PDFAn 800 page book on the history of the welfare state might not seem like fun but this book is actually a very good read thanks to the engaging style of the author a veteran journalist The book traces the gestation of our welfare system to the liberal Beveridge Report and then its birth under the great post war Attlee government through to its current period of old age and


  2. Robert Robert says:

    PDF/EPUB Nicholas Timmins ¹ ¹ The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state Kindle five pdf, giants ebok, biography ebok, welfare pdf, state pdf, The Five download, Giants a download, Giants a biography of download, Five Giants a free, Five Giants a biography of pdf, The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state PDFThe best way to describe this is exhaustive It isn't one book it feels like 3 or 4 books in one Most of it is readable and clear but it is extremely long It will tell you everything you could possibly want to know about the welfare state and After a while I found it becoming a slog and started reading other books to give a change of pace


  3. Jonny Jonny says:

    PDF/EPUB Nicholas Timmins ¹ ¹ The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state Kindle five pdf, giants ebok, biography ebok, welfare pdf, state pdf, The Five download, Giants a download, Giants a biography of download, Five Giants a free, Five Giants a biography of pdf, The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state PDFThis is a four star book in that it’s by far the most comprehensive history of the British welfare state that exists but is probably only a 3 star in that it simply tries to do too much The extent of research and expertise which Timmins brings is remarkable but it’s near impossible to get through even for someone who is aware of the history without getting lost in the volume of detail that he provides on each policy area across each Premiership Although you’re left with a good understanding of the different themes and dominant strains of thinking across each period it still risks leaving readers with a great understanding of the individual trees but less of the wood


  4. Mette Mette says:

    PDF/EPUB Nicholas Timmins ¹ ¹ The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state Kindle five pdf, giants ebok, biography ebok, welfare pdf, state pdf, The Five download, Giants a download, Giants a biography of download, Five Giants a free, Five Giants a biography of pdf, The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state PDFAbsolutely loved this My notes are too long for goodreads here’s the first section of themIntroduction‘One theme which repeatedly emerges is the law of unintended conseuences that decisions taken for the best of motives will often go awry’Beveridge’s conversion to means testing started by knowing that otherwise families with lots of children would be better off not working interesting how not much changes over time The 1834 poor law came at a time when poverty was seen as something to be punished That meant Poor Relief had ‘no intent to preven poverty only to avert starvation’I’m the 30s local authorities were responsible for unemployment benefits This was then moved to national gov which ens


  5. Ietrio Ietrio says:

    PDF/EPUB Nicholas Timmins ¹ ¹ The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state Kindle five pdf, giants ebok, biography ebok, welfare pdf, state pdf, The Five download, Giants a download, Giants a biography of download, Five Giants a free, Five Giants a biography of pdf, The Five Giants a biography of the welfare state PDFIt sure looks like a shallow endeavor The cover with the man writing about a lot of threes and needing only one job is cute and emotional Yet from the first pages it become a work of sensationalism Hence eightpence magically becomes under 2p And the Welfare State starts somehow with a bloke born in the 19th century British Raj with a lots of servants that is somehow very relevant Later on the reader discovers the Welfare State means it is only a British Affair the othersThe text itself is a mess I have no idea if Timmins lacks the intelligence to structure his data or he is going for mesmerising the readership So Chapter 1 opens with In June 1941 to reach in a few pages May 1940 When Churchill became Prime Minister One by one Keynes and the others were absorbed into Whitehall as part of the flood of academics whose presence


  6. John Houghton John Houghton says:

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  7. Jemma Jemma says:

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  8. Liz Ware Liz Ware says:

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  10. Mark Margiotta Mark Margiotta says:

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