|Statement||Margot B. Stein.|
|Series||Modern European history|
|LC Classifications||HD8039.R322 F88 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiv, 515 p. :|
|Number of Pages||515|
|LC Control Number||87006913|
He established his reputation with the publication of A Documentary History of American Industrial Society, 10 vol. (), and History of Labour in the United States, 4 vol. (). Commons' theory of the evolution of the American labour movement in terms of changes in the market structure was generally : John Rogers Commons. Since the mids European welfare states have undergone a major transformation. Relative to the post-war years, today they put less emphasis on income protection and more on the promotion of labour market participation. This book investigates this transformation by focusing on two fields of social policy: active labour market policy and childcare. Labor history or labour history is a sub-discipline of social history which specialises on the history of the working classes and the labor historians may concern themselves with issues of gender, race, ethnicity and other factors besides class but chiefly focus on urban or industrial societies which distinguishes it from rural history. Labour history Keith Flett. When Gordon Brown, a Labour history PhD, became British Prime Minister in , it was perhaps a sign that labour history had come of age, though one tempered by New Labour's perceived ahistorical tendencies in government.
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