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Social Services in British Industry

ISBN 9780415863773
Published July 26, 2013 by Routledge
272 Pages

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Book Description

First Published in 1998. This is Volume X of eighteen of a series on the Sociology of Public Policy, Welfare and Social Work. Written in 1957 this text provides a review of social provision for old age in Great Britain. This book is intended to make a general review, in the light of the considerable literature of research and discussion now available, of the foundations of present-day social policies for old age; and to examine some of the perplexing open questions which those policies expose.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Entrance to Industry; Chapter 1 Adults; Chapter 2 Youth Employment Service; Chapter 3 Entrance to Industry for the Disabled; Part 2 Social Services in Places of Work; Chapter 4 Hours, Safety, Health and Welfare in Industry; Chapter 5 Wages Councils; Chapter 6 Arbitration; Chapter 7 Losing One's Job; Chapter 8 Income Maintenance for Those not Working; Part 3 The Thews and Sinews; Chapter 9 The Trade Unions and Employers' Organisations; Chapter 10 The Professions; Chapter 11 Evaluation. What Criteria?;

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A.F. Young