Martin Pugh, 4 February 1988
Show More British Social Attitudes: The 1987 Report edited by Roger Jowell, Sharon Witherspoon and Lindsay Brock.
Gower, 260 pp., £28.50, October 1987, 0 556 00740 9Show More
Educational Opportunity and Social Change in England by Michael Sanderson.
Faber, 164 pp., £3.95, September 1987, 9780571148769Show More
Wealth and Inequality in Britain by W.D. Rubinstein.
Faber, 167 pp., £3.95, August 1986, 0 571 13924 8Show More
AProperty-Owning Democracy? Housing in Britain by M.J. Daunton.
Faber, 148 pp., £3.95, September 1987, 0 571 14615 5Show More
The Government of Space: Town Planning in Modern Society by Alison Ravetz.
Faber, 154 pp., £3.95, August 1986, 9780571145683Show More
“... council housing that it becomes difficult to see why the policy emerged at all. In this respect, Alison Ravetz offers a different view, in that she stresses the tradition of public housing, especially in connection with bodies like the London County Council, as a series of steps from the late 19th century onwards. Her emphasis diverges also in placing ...”