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Published: 03 September 2020

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780198862895

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Michael Young, Social Science, and the British Left, 1945-1970

Lise Butler

Oxford Historical Monographs

  • Provides an in depth study of the life and work of the social scientist and policy maker Michael Young
  • Explores the close relationship between the social sciences and left wing politics in post-war Britain
  • Emphasises influential communitarian and family-focused strands of British left wing politics and political thought
  • Written clearly, accessibly and will appeal to researchers and non-researchers