Coverart for item
The Resource Disability and the welfare state in Britain : changes in perception and policy 1948-1979, Jameel Hampton

Disability and the welfare state in Britain : changes in perception and policy 1948-1979, Jameel Hampton

Label
Disability and the welfare state in Britain : changes in perception and policy 1948-1979
Title
Disability and the welfare state in Britain
Title remainder
changes in perception and policy 1948-1979
Statement of responsibility
Jameel Hampton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The British Welfare State initially seemed to promise welfare for all, but excluded millions of disabled people. This book examines attempts in the subsequent three decades to reverse this exclusion. It also provides the first major analysis of the Disablement Income Group and the Thalidomide campaign
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hampton, Jameel
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
  • Public welfare
  • Welfare state
  • Great Britain
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Public welfare
  • People with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
  • Social policy
  • Welfare state
  • Great Britain
  • Behinderung
  • Wahrnehmung
  • Sozialpolitik
  • Sozialstaat
  • Großbritannien
  • Behinderte
  • Behindertenpolitik
  • Sozialstaat
  • Großbritannien
Label
Disability and the welfare state in Britain : changes in perception and policy 1948-1979, Jameel Hampton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- DISABILITY AND THE WELFARE STATE IN BRITAIN -- Contents -- List of tables -- List of acronyms -- About the author -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction -- The 'general classes' of disabled people -- Disability and the welfare state -- Personal Social Services -- Mixed economy of welfare -- Disablement Income Group -- Disability and social policy -- Outline of the chapters -- 2. The old regime: provision for disabled people before the welfare state -- The Old Poor Law (Poor Law Act 1601) -- The New Poor Law (Poor Law Amendment Act 1834) -- Specialisation in the welfare of disabled people (late 19th century to the Second World War) -- Conclusion -- 3. Promotional welfare, 1948-63 -- Introduction -- The shallow spot in solidarity: disabled people and the welfare state settlement -- Make do and mend: provision in services -- Voluntary organisations and disabled people: a 'golden vein' -- 'Discovering' disability -- Conclusion -- 4. The emergence of disabled people, 1964-69 -- Introduction -- Disablement Income Group -- Remembering 'the forgotten poor' -- The Seebohm Committee and report -- The disabled in society -- Conclusion -- 5. Cinderella of the welfare state: legislation for disabled people, 1970-72 -- Introduction -- Cash and the 'revolution of expectation' -- The Magna Carta of the disabled: the Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act 1970 -- Office of Population Censuses and Surveys -- Children of thalidomide -- Conclusion -- 6. The final days: disability at the end of the welfare state, 1973-79 -- Introduction -- Disablement Income Group and a national disability income -- Assessing the Disablement Income Group -- Labour in opposition -- Conservatives in opposition -- Trades Union Congress and the quota scheme -- 'It's only a matter of time': the media -- Cash benefits -- Failures of the cash benefits
  • Failures of the Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act -- Conclusion -- 7. The last waltz: epilogue -- 8. Conclusions -- Personal social services and personal welfare -- Mixed economy of welfare -- The welfare of disabled people and the governments of the period -- The welfare state -- Appendix: Ministerial periods of office -- Bibliography -- Archives and collections -- Newspapers and periodicals -- Audio sources -- Dissertations -- Parliamentary debates -- Parliamentary papers -- Articles, monographs and printed sources -- Index
Control code
ocn949275561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447316435
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 4526209
  • 22573/ctt1t6xk26
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)949275561
Label
Disability and the welfare state in Britain : changes in perception and policy 1948-1979, Jameel Hampton
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- DISABILITY AND THE WELFARE STATE IN BRITAIN -- Contents -- List of tables -- List of acronyms -- About the author -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction -- The 'general classes' of disabled people -- Disability and the welfare state -- Personal Social Services -- Mixed economy of welfare -- Disablement Income Group -- Disability and social policy -- Outline of the chapters -- 2. The old regime: provision for disabled people before the welfare state -- The Old Poor Law (Poor Law Act 1601) -- The New Poor Law (Poor Law Amendment Act 1834) -- Specialisation in the welfare of disabled people (late 19th century to the Second World War) -- Conclusion -- 3. Promotional welfare, 1948-63 -- Introduction -- The shallow spot in solidarity: disabled people and the welfare state settlement -- Make do and mend: provision in services -- Voluntary organisations and disabled people: a 'golden vein' -- 'Discovering' disability -- Conclusion -- 4. The emergence of disabled people, 1964-69 -- Introduction -- Disablement Income Group -- Remembering 'the forgotten poor' -- The Seebohm Committee and report -- The disabled in society -- Conclusion -- 5. Cinderella of the welfare state: legislation for disabled people, 1970-72 -- Introduction -- Cash and the 'revolution of expectation' -- The Magna Carta of the disabled: the Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act 1970 -- Office of Population Censuses and Surveys -- Children of thalidomide -- Conclusion -- 6. The final days: disability at the end of the welfare state, 1973-79 -- Introduction -- Disablement Income Group and a national disability income -- Assessing the Disablement Income Group -- Labour in opposition -- Conservatives in opposition -- Trades Union Congress and the quota scheme -- 'It's only a matter of time': the media -- Cash benefits -- Failures of the cash benefits
  • Failures of the Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act -- Conclusion -- 7. The last waltz: epilogue -- 8. Conclusions -- Personal social services and personal welfare -- Mixed economy of welfare -- The welfare of disabled people and the governments of the period -- The welfare state -- Appendix: Ministerial periods of office -- Bibliography -- Archives and collections -- Newspapers and periodicals -- Audio sources -- Dissertations -- Parliamentary debates -- Parliamentary papers -- Articles, monographs and printed sources -- Index
Control code
ocn949275561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447316435
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 4526209
  • 22573/ctt1t6xk26
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)949275561

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...