Lansley and History

Originally posted as an opinion piece on the History and Policy website as Paying for Health: Lansley's woes and pre-NHS healthcare in February 2012 The Coalition has found few, if any, of its policies to be as controversial as the NHS reforms contained in the Health and Social Care Bill. The pressure has increased in …

Advertisements

Transnational Histories

Written with Professor Melanie Oppenheimer of Flinders University, Australia and originally posted on the VAHS blog as Transnational Histories of Voluntary Action on 9 January 2012 In 1989 Francis Fukuyama declared the ‘end of history’ was underway. The fall of the Berlin Wall had marked the end of the fundamental clash of ideas that had defined modern history. Liberal …