Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2010

224 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719083815

Bookseller Code (06)


Beveridge and Voluntary Action in Britain and the Wider British World

Melanie Oppenheimer and Nicholas Deakin

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Employing both national and international perspectives, this is the first book to evaluate Beveridge's impact on the third sector
  • A timely contribution to the current debates between third sector organisations and the state
  • Sixty years after Beveridge's seminal report, Voluntary Action, this volume illuminates the historical influence of voluntary action and the importance of Beveridge's ideas to the third sector