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British Social Attitudes

British Social Attitudes
The 22nd Report

22nd Edition
Edited by:

November 2005 | 368 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
'...the annual survey of British social attitudes - a document arguably more significant than the urban and rural white papers rolled together...'

New Start

'...fascinating snapshot.'

The Guardian

'...a highly-respected annual study.'

Daily Mail

' indispensable tool not just for governments, but also for modern citizens to understand their fellows, and themselves better.'

The Times Higher Education Supplement

The British Social Attitudes survey series is carried out by Britain's largest independent social research institute, the National Centre for Social Research. It provides an indispensable guide to current political and social issues in contemporary Britain.

This, the 22nd report, describes the results of the most recent nation-wide survey, including analysis of the following areas:

- Work-life balance

- The NHS

- Education

- Pensions

- Europe

The most comprehensive review of changing British social values available, the British Social Attitudes survey report is an essential reading for anyone seeking a guide to the topical issues and debates of today or engaged in contemporary social and political research.

Tom Sefton
Give and Take
Attitudes to Redistribution

Alice Bell and Caroline Bryson
Work-Life Balance
Still a `Women's Issue'?

Alun Humphrey and Catherine Bromley
Home Sweet Home
Ted Wragg and Mark Johnson
Higher Education
A Class Act

John Appleby and Arturo Alvarez-Rosete
Public Responses to NHS Reform
Peter Jones, Georgina Christodoulou and David Whibley
Are Policymakers and the Public on the Same Track?

Miranda Phillips and Ruth Hancock
Planning for Retirement
Realism or Denial?

Geoffrey Evans and Sarah Butt
Leaders or Followers?
Parties and Public Opinion on the European Union

John Curtice and Ann Mair
Are Trade Unionists Left-Wing Any More?

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ISBN: 9780761942795

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