Why Was the Welfare State Set up in Britain?

Answer

In the 1940s, the living condition of the people was bad due to WW2. There was high unemployment; poverty was widespread, shortage of food and fuel. In 1942. Sir William Beverage delivered 'The Beverage Report'. He recommended that the government to create welfare system for the people in Britain to reward them for the sacrifices made during the war.
Q&A Related to "Why Was the Welfare State Set up in Britain"
The early development of the Welfare State in the United Kingdom began in 1911 when Prime Minster David Lloyd-George and the Liberal Party passed the National Insurance Act with required
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/When_was_the_Welfare_Sta...
In one sentence: "Live small.and look forward to living ever smaller" Why is America’s poverty class richer than the average non-poor European? The following is from
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=201209...
1979 - The Conservative politician
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-impact-did-mar...
Histories of the welfare state usually begin around 1945. The 1940 - 50 period does mark a particular point in the history of welfare in Britain. But to begin the story here distorts
http://uk.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=201...
Explore this Topic
Welfare is where the government plays the primary role in providing the protection and promotion of economic and social well being for its citizens. The welfare ...
The early development of the Welfare State in the United Kingdom began in 1911 when Prime Minster David Lloyd-George and the Liberal Party passed the National ...
The early development of the Welfare State in the United Kingdom began in 1911 when Prime Minster David Lloyd-George and the Liberal Party passed the National ...
About -  Privacy -  AskEraser  -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback © 2014 Ask.com