Table of contents for The origin of the welfare state in England and Germany, 1850-1914 : social policies compared / E.P. Hennock.

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Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I. Public Relief of the Poor: 1. The national framework; 2. The Urban Poor Law; Part II. The State and Industrial Injury: 3. Factory legislation to 1878; 4. German accident insurance; 5. British workmen's compensation; 6. Factory legislation to 1914; Part III. Sickness, Invalidity, and Old Age: 7. The friendly societies of England and Wales; 8. From Prussian Hilfskassen to German Krankenkassen; 9. Cash benefits, contribution and coverage in the Friendly Society Era; 10. German invalidity and old age insurance; 11. British old age pensions; 12. National Health Insurance for Britain; 13. Medical provision in Britain and Germany; 14. Contributions and benefits in the National Insurance era; 15. White-collar insurance; Part IV. Unemployment: 16. Unemployment policies in Britain; 17. Unemployment policies in Germany; Conclusion; Epilogue.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Welfare state -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Welfare state -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Welfare state -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
Welfare state -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.