3 edition of Change in British society found in the catalog.
Change in British society
Halsey, A. H.
|Series||Open University set book|
|LC Classifications||HN390 .H3 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 198 p. :|
|Number of Pages||198|
|LC Control Number||82102732|
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In this lucidly argued book, A.H. Halsey offers a provocative analysis of the direction which British society has taken this century. He points to changes involving class and status, social and geographical mobility, standards of living, and the family, and explains how these changes have been affected by economic growth, liberal and Marxist theories, and the power of the state.
These lectures explore the ways in which British society has changed since the beginning of the century, and propose solutions to major problems that are at once sane and radical. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.
(shelved 1 time as british-society) avg rating —ratings — published Want to Read saving. A.H. Halsey: Change in British Society: The Reith Lectures Dr A H Halsey, Professor of Social and Administrative Studies at the University of Oxford, explores a sociological perspective on.
Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Change in British Society: Based on the Reith Lectures by A.H. Halsey (, Book) at the best online prices at. English society comprises the group behaviour of the English people, and of collective social interactions, organisation and political attitudes in social history of England evidences many social and societal changes over the history of England, from Anglo-Saxon England to the contemporary forces upon the Western major social changes have both internally and in its.
Post, Britain quickly relinquished its status as the world's largest imperial power, but it was the massive cultural and social changes at home that truly transformed British society.
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