Beatrice Webb


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Noun1.Beatrice Webb - English writer and a central member of the Fabian Society (1858-1943)
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Sidney and Beatrice Webb, members of the Fabian Society, socialists, economists and reformers.
Sidney and Beatrice Webb define the trade union as 'a continuous association of wage-earners for the purpose of maintaining or improving the conditions of their working lives'.
Sidney and Beatrice Webb claimed that "unemployment is not a mark of social disease, but actually of social health" in light of policies aimed at eliminating unemployables from the labor market.
Marion Cran, Ray Strachey, Beatrice Webb, Edna Thorpe o Sheila Borrett, son algunos de los ejemplos concretos, a traves de los cuales podemos entender los retos a los que estas primeras voces tuvieron que enfrentarse.
The itineraries of such luminaries as Theodore Dreiser, George Bernard Shaw, and Beatrice Webb are well known to biographers, and historians often recite their vivid impressions (ranging from the enraptured to the irascible) as colorful vignettes to illustrate larger points in passing.
Wells, Graham Wallace and Beatrice Webb, prominent liberal figures, the economist John Maynard Keynes, The Manchester Guardian editor C.
This section discusses writings by Beatrice Webb and Annie Besant, social reformers who used their position as women to move across class boundaries; these female reformers used environmental factors, such as class, to their advantage in order to connect or sympathize with their slum sisters.
A contemporary of Attlee's at Toynbee Hall, and fellow protege of Beatrice Webb, was the young William Beveridge, later the architect of the welfare state whose construction Attlee oversaw.
Finally, Beatrice Webb argued that the state should provide welfare for all.
Bosanquet publico en 1896 Rich and Poor, y en 1912 se integro en la London School of Economics, una institucion que Beatrice Webb, otra trabajadora social, contribuyo a crear.
Every political party must surely acknowledge, that the post-war Attlee Government was a true disciple of the socialism so well pioneered by the celebrated Fabians, Sidney and Beatrice Webb.
The pictures of the founders of the Fabian Society recalled friends of my grandfather Harry Bolton, an early ILPer: HG Wells, Bernard Shaw, Sidney and Beatrice Webb, Keir Hardie, Emmeline Pankhurst (you could have added John Galsworthy) - he knew them all.