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
“... controls never entirely lifted after the war. Daunton goes so far in challenging the inevitability of council housing that it becomes difficult to see why the policy emerged at all. In this respect, AlisonRavetz 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 ...”