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    Social Security in Independent Ireland, 1922-52

    Kelly, Adrian (1995) Social Security in Independent Ireland, 1922-52. PhD thesis, National University of Ireland Maynooth.

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    The raison d'être of this work is to provide an historical analysis of the rise and subsequent co-ordination and consolidation of the Irish welfare state by focusing on income maintenance legislation in independent Ireland up to 1952. Originally undertaken as a project in social history, the completed work is a synthesis of social, economic, political and administrative history, discussion of all these areas being necessary to understand fully the timing, pace and extent of social welfare legislation.

    Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
    Keywords: Social Security; Independent Ireland; 1922-52;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Arts,Celtic Studies and Philosophy > History
    Item ID: 5161
    Depositing User: IR eTheses
    Date Deposited: 11 Jul 2014 12:24

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