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British Social Attitudes

British Social Attitudes
The 23rd Report

23rd Edition
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August 2008 | 448 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
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 23rd report, describes the results of the most recent nation-wide survey, including analysis of the following areas:

- Civil liberties

- Social identities

- Disability

- Political Respect

- Employment Relations

- Euthanasia

- Care in Old Age

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

Anthony Heath, Jean Martin and Gabriella Elgenius
Who Do We Think We Are? The Decline of Traditional Social Identities
Elizabeth Clery, Sheila Mclean and Miranda Phillips
Quickening Death
The Euthanasia Debate

Rosemary Crompton and Clare Lyonette
Are We All Working Too Hard? Women, Men, and Changing Attitudes to Employment
Rachel Ormston, John Curtice and Helen Fawcett
Who Should Pay for My Care - When I'm 64?
Katrin Voltmer and Mansur Lalljee
Agree to Disagree
Respect for Political Opponents

John Curtice, Stephen Fisher and Lawrence Lessard-Phillips
Proportional Representation and the Disappearing Voter
Mark Johnson and Conor Gearty
Civil Liberties and the Challenge Of Terrorism
Alex Bryson
New Labour, New Unions?
John Rigg
Disabling Attitudes? Public Perspectives on Disabled People
John Curtice and Pippa Norris
Isolates or Socialites? The Social Ties of Internet Users

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