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Labour government, 1945-51.

D. N. Pritt

Labour government, 1945-51.

by D. N. Pritt

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The general election -- Prime minister, cabinet and party -- Problems of post-war reconstruction, -- Morrison and nationalisation -- The making of the welfare state -- Bevin and labour foreign policy -- Labour and the empire -- year of crises -- Britain and Marshall aid, -- Labour and the election: the prospect Pages: The Shadow of the Gallows: The Death Penalty and the British Labour Government, – a book-length evaluation of the principles and patterns .

The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom that has been described as an alliance of social democrats, democratic socialists and trade unionists. In all general elections since , Labour has either been the governing party or the Official Opposition.. The Labour Party was founded in , having grown out of the trade union movement and socialist Chairman: Ian Lavery. Registered Office: Broadway, Fifth Floor, New York, NY USA.

Intelligence, Security and the Attlee Governments, An Uneasy Relationship? Daniel W B Lomas Manchester University Press, , h/b, £ In December , George Orwell wrote in Tribune wondering what happened to Special Branch, MI5 and MI6 when a Labour government was in office. This. Drawing extensively on recently released documents and private papers, this is the first extensive book-length study to examine the intimate relationship between the Attlee government and Britain’s intelligence and security services. Often praised for the formation of the modern-day ‘welfare state’, Attlee’s government also played a significant, if little understood, role in .


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Rows  –51 The Labour Party comes to power with a programme for nationalising the essential sectors of the economy, some of which had been weakened during wartime: finance, heavy industry and natural resources, along with communication and transportation infrastructure.

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Price New from Used from Hardcover, Import "Please retry" — Author: D. Pritt. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pritt, D.N. (Denis Nowell), Labour government, London: Lawrence & Wishart, (OCoLC) Get print book. No eBook available.

AbeBooks; Amazon; Find in a library; Labour Party Policy The General Election Labour Party Policy The Session. The Labour Government, Denis Nowell Pritt Snippet view - The Labour Government, The record of the Labour government elected in was formidable, and set high standards which subsequent Labour administrations tried in vain to emulate.

At home, it introduced significant social reforms, carried out extensive nationalization, and maintained 1945-51. book employment throughout the transition to : Andrew Thorpe.

: The Labour Governments, (): Pelling, Henry: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Hello Select your address Cited by: Labour Government by Eatwell, Roger and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   From the shock victory of Labour at the general election, to the founding of the promised welfare state, Derek Brown trawls the archives and presents a potted history of the immediate postwar.

This book, by the author of the best-seller 'Winston Churchill', is a concise reassessment of the first postwar British Governments based upon original sources - a task not previously attempted by any scholar.

While sympathetic to Labour's aims in the general election campaign - which itself receives fresh treatment - Henry Pelling exposes areas of difficulty and weakness in the.

Get this from a library. The Labour Government: [Denis N Pritt]. This book, by the author of the best-seller 'Winston Churchill', is a concise reassessment of the first postwar British Governments based upon original sources - a task not previously attempted by any scholar.

While sympathetic to Labour's aims in the general election campaign - Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK. The record of the Labour government elected in was formidable, and set high standards which subsequent Labour administrations tried in vain to emulate.

At home, it introduced significant social reforms, carried out extensive nationalization, and maintained full employment throughout the transition to peace. A magnificent book. Austerity Britain, ,is the first in the Tales of a New Jerusalem series of three books by historian David Kynaston.

He combines the usual macro-historical elements with the contemporary observations of the players, the media, and ordinary people who maintained diaries or wrote letters/5. Synopsis The Labour governments of are among the most important and controversial in modern British history, and have been the focus of extensive research.

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The labour government, by Denis Nowell Pritt,Lawrence & Wishart edition, in EnglishCited by: Book Description Years of Recovery was the first comprehensive study of the transition from war to peace in the British economy under the Labour government of – It includes a full account of the successive crises and turning-points in those hectic years – the coal and convertibility crises ofdevaluation in and rearmament.

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Effectiveness of the Labour social welfare reforms, – The post-war Labour government introduced the Welfare State to address the 'Five Giants' of. Post War Britain - The Labour Government (no rating) 0 customer reviews. Authorsecond edition. These references could be deleted in a matter of seconds though if you do not use this text book.

Read more. £ Loading Worry free guarantee The-Labour-Government Report a problem. Get this resource as part. You must say what the social problems were. You have plenty of evidence of this, for example, the Beveridge Report.

Once you have identified the main causes of poverty from the Beveridge Report, you can go on to consider the policies past by the Labour Government to tackle these issues and how successful they Size: KB.

Labour Reforms - The Welfare State After World War Two the Labour Government introduced reforms to establish the Welfare State. These tackled ‘Five Giants’ described in the.Labour's Golden Age Reconsidered Labour in Power, By Kenneth O. Morgan (New York, Oxford University Press, I) pp.

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