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Men without Work
A Report Made to the Pilgrim Trust

  • Date Published: April 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107667099

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  • Originally published in 1938, this book presents the content of a report made to the Pilgrim Trust on the subject of unemployment and the needs of the unemployed. It was designed to provide the Pilgrim Trustees with guidance on the allocation of funding in relation to the social problems associated with unemployment. Numerous investigators contributed to the report, which was overseen by a committee led by William Temple, Archbishop of York at the time of publication. Detailed textual notes and an appendices section are also included. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in British history, social history and unemployment.

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    • Date Published: April 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107667099
    • length: 460 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 26 mm
    • weight: 0.58kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    Introduction
    Part I. Facts and Figures:
    1. The aims of the study
    2. Long unemployment before the slump
    3. Depression and recovery
    4. The sample introduced
    Part II. The Sample Study: A. Unemployment in the six towns
    B. The long unemployed
    1. Physical problems: the background of poverty
    2. Psychological problems: attitude towards unemployment
    3. Moral problems: the sense of independence and respectability
    Part III. Particular Issues:
    1. The wage problem
    2. The older men
    3. The younger men
    Part IV. Unemployment among Women:
    1. General issues
    2. Blackburn
    3. Liverpool: a problem of employability
    4. The voluntary agencies and the women's problem
    Part V. The Social Service Movement:
    1. General problems of the clubs
    2. The clubs and their members in the six towns: the residential centres
    3. Special schemes
    4. The future
    Appendix 1. Residual and industrial unemployment
    Appendix 2. The case record card
    Appendix 3. The state agencies and the long unemployed
    Appendix 4. Money requirements of the 'George' poverty standard
    Appendix 5. Statistical tables
    Index.

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    William Temple

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