labour policies

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  • LABOUR POLICIES 1945-79
    • INTRODUCTION OF WELFARE STATE
      • pensions, healthcare, benefits etc.
      • link to demographics - decrease in infant mortality, increase in life expectancy
        • aim was to get rid of the 5 evils - squalor, idleness, education, want, disease
      • link to domestic division of labour- unequal (women have more kids to get money - will be at home)
      • helps families support children & stabilise society = functionalists agree
    • INCREASED STATE INTERVENTION
    • INCREASED CHILD BENEFIT PAYMENTS

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