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Andrew Marr's the Making of Modern Britain - Episode 01: A New Dawn

Andrew Marr's the Making of Modern Britain - Episode 01: A New Dawn | The Liberal Reforms 1905-1914 | Scoop.it
Andrew Marr provides an insight into Britain at the dawn of the 20th century, highlighting the key moments of the era with archive...
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Episode 1 of Andrew Marr's series. This is the episode we watched in class.

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A Life Without Work Ep 1 HD

In 1910 philanthropist and chocolate tycoon Seebohm Rowntree wrote a radical book about unemployment, exposing for the first time the terrible conditions faced by Britain's jobless.
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The first twenty minutes gives a good flavour for poverty in early 20th century England

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Economist's View: 'Talk of Shirkers Echoes Victorian Past'

Economist's View: 'Talk of Shirkers Echoes Victorian Past' | The Liberal Reforms 1905-1914 | Scoop.it
This was the prejudice that first spurred Charles Booth, the Liverpool shipping magnate, to investigate the causes of poverty in 1880s London. Dismissive of socialist claims of mass unemployment, he established a network of ...
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Comment on the current debate about the deserving v undeserving poor that echoes that of the early 20th century

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