1 New Labour's approach welfare reconstruction
This audio file, recorded in 1999, explores questions about New Labour's approach to welfare reconstruction. The discussion is lead by John Clarke with contributions from Ruth Lister and Sharon Gerwitz and contains extracts of Tony Blair's speeches.
Participants in the audio programme were:
John Clarke Professor of Social Policy at The Open University;
Ruth Lister Professor of Social Policy, Loughborough University;
Sharon Gerwitz Social Sciences lecturer at The Open University.
Listen to the audio file. You may find it helpful to listen to the recording a second time and take notes that help define the main discussion about welfare reconstruction.
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