William Beveridge: A Biography

Synopsis

This new edition of Harris's biography of William Beveridge draws upon extensive new archive material about his private and public career. It expands the account given in the first edition of the origins and reception of the Beveridge Plan, and shows how the tortuous character of Beveridge's personal and emotional history helped to shape his contribution to twentieth-century social reform.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Oxford
Publication year:
  • 1997