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Citizen and State, 1949–1991: Participation, Perception, and Pluralism

Geoffrey Finlayson

in Citizen, State, and Social Welfare in Britain 1830–1990

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198227601
eISBN:
9780191678752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198227601.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the role of participation, perception, and pluralism in the relations between citizen, state, and social welfare in Great Britain during the period from 1949 to 1991. During ... More


Conclusion

Geoffrey Finlayson

in Citizen, State, and Social Welfare in Britain 1830–1990

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198227601
eISBN:
9780191678752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198227601.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the role of voluntarism to social welfare in Great Britain from 1830 to 1991. It suggests that the strengths of the voluntary sector ... More


The First World War and its Aftermath

F. K. PROCHASKA

in Philanthropy and the Hospitals of London: The King's Fund, 1897-1990

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202660
eISBN:
9780191675478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202660.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The First World War added to the worries of the King's Fund, as issues and health and welfare shot upwards on the political agenda. The war exposed the ... More


‘Thank-offerings to the God of providence’: philanthropy, evangelicalism and social change

in The ‘Natural Leaders’ and their World: Politics, Culture and Society in Belfast, c.1801–1832

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318481
eISBN:
9781846317903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317903.006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter, which examines philanthropic activity in late-Georgian Belfast, describes the spread of evangelism and its influence on philanthropic activity. It explores the impact of philanthropy on ... More


Fighting with Fire

James C. Mohr

in Plague and Fire: Battling Black Death and the 1900 Burning of Honolulu's Chinatown

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195162318
eISBN:
9780199788910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195162318.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Beginning New Year's Day 1900, whenever anyone died of bubonic plague, surviving residents of the same building were relocated to detention camps for surveillance and the building itself was burned. ... More


The Christian Monitors: The Church of England and the Age of Benevolence, 1680-1730

Brent S. Sirota

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780300167108
eISBN:
9780300199277
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300167108.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This book examines the moral and religious revival led by the Church of England before and after the Glorious Revolution, and shows how that revival laid the groundwork for a burgeoning civil society ... More


The ‘Natural Leaders’ and their World: Politics, Culture and Society in Belfast, c.1801–1832

Jonathan Jeffrey Wright

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318481
eISBN:
9781846317903
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317903
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book is an exploration of the complex and cosmopolitan urban culture inhabited by the Presbyterian elite of late-Georgian Belfast. Employing both biographical and thematic approaches, it begins ... More


The ‘As if’ State

Noha Mellor

in The Egyptian Dream: Egyptian National Identity and Uprisings

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781474403191
eISBN:
9781474418836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403191.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter discusses the presence, or rather absence, of the role of the Egyptian State and its transition into a weak state – or ‘as if’ state, as one Egyptian commentator named it. The scarcity ... More


Pamphlets

Charles Benson and Siobhán Fitzpatrick

in The Oxford History of the Irish Book, Volume IV: The Irish Book in English, 1800-1891

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198187318
eISBN:
9780191803277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780198187318.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter discusses pamphlet production in nineteenth-century Ireland. Pamphlets constituted an important role in print production through their involvement in major political issues such as ... More


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