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November 2012

'Continuity and Change: gender and welfare'

Shaw, S 2012 ''Continuity and Change: gender and welfare'', in: The British Welfare State at Sixty, First edition, University of Wales Press, Cardiff, UK.


This chapter explores the issue of gender and the development of the welfare state.  The connections between gender and caring, and gender and citizenship are explored.  Socal changes such as changes in family structure, and women (and mother's) employment are considered.  The discussion is located in the current context of conditional access to welfare.


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Publication Details

Book/Publication Title
The British Welfare State at Sixty

First edition

University of Wales Press
Cardiff, UK.