Inequalities in Great Britain in the 19th and 20th centuries

A course about inequalities in Great Britain in the 19th and 20th centuries :

  • The Poor Law Amendment Act (1834)
  • Victorian philanthropy
  • Electoral inequalities : the Road to Male Suffrage
  • More electoral inequalities : the Road to Female Suffrage
  • Ante Bellum, Inter Bella : Legislation and the Depression
  • The Beveridge Report : a revolution?
  • The Welfare State : an end to poverty and inequality?
  • The Affluent Society: poverty rediscovered?
  • Inequality and Race
  • Inequality and Gender
  • The Thatcher Years : the individual and society
  • Inequalities today

Scottish Home Rule and Devolution

In this course, you will learn about the history of Scottish Home Rule and Devolution, from the Act of Union of 1707 to the rise of the Scottish National Party, which led to the creation of the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh.