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++ Social Security in the UK ++ Social Security in the UK
   
Florance and a second girl held a presentation about social security today. Gouvernant L'George introduced law based on german legislation. Florance and a second girl held a presentation about social security today. Gouvernant L'George introduced law based on german legislation.
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Churchill and Attlee were part of a social revolution, which was based on the Beveridge Report of 1942. Churchill and Attlee were part of a social revolution, which was based on the Beveridge Report of 1942.
   
Goal: Higher living standards for the working wellfare state was the ideal for post-war state. Goal: Higher living standards for the working wellfare state was the ideal for post-war state.
   
  ++ Today
   
  The gouvernment is responsible for wellfare of the population. We talk about three parts here:
   
  +++ Social Security
   
  - General Taxation
  - Pensions, Family a (???)
  - Contribution to national insurance
   
  +++ National Health Service
   
  - System works well, but
  - increased cost -> most expensive system
   
  - Labour Management
   
  :
   
  2000: national health service settled
   
  new hospitals, increasing national services staff
   
  +++ Social services
   
  - elderly people
  - disabled people
  - supported by social workers, etc.
   
   
  ++ Pros:
   
  - proved
   
  ++ Cons:
   
  - cost will increase
  - longer life
  - gouvernment encourages (what?)