skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : the Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : the Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.

Author: Till Geiger; Professor Derek H Aldcroft
Publisher: Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2004.
Series: Modern economic and social history series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Geiger, Till.
Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : The Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.
Florence : Taylor and Francis, ©2004
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Till Geiger; Professor Derek H Aldcroft
ISBN: 9781351954778 1351954776
OCLC Number: 993774763
Description: 1 online resource (372 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Tables, Graphs and Equations; List of Abbreviations; List of Abbreviations of Archival Sources and Published Sources; General Editor's Preface; Preface; Introduction: Britain and the economic problem of the cold war: Themes and questions; Part I: The political economy of British defence expenditure; 1 Securing the People's Peace: Reflections on the anachronistic nature of the British warfare state in the early cold war, 1945-55; 2 An antagonistic partnership: Britain and American economic assistance, 1945-50. 3 'Tied to the tail of a Kilkenny cat'?: The Anglo-American relationship, British rearmament and the political crisis of 1951Part II: British defence production policy; 4 'The next war is bound to come': Defence production policy, supply departments and defence contractors in Britain, 1945-57; 5 The wasting of high technological potential?: The British warfare state, the aircraft industry and technological nationalism, 1950-58; 6 Maintaining the war potential: Rearmament and productivity in the British ammunition industry in the 1950s. Part III: The economic impact of British defence expenditure7 The British defence effort and investment during the transition from war to peace, 1945-55; 8 Britain and the economic impact of the Korean war; 9 Too much defence, too little peace production?: The British capital-goods industry, regional development and the Korean war rearmament; Conclusion: Britain and the economic problem of the first cold war: Reconsidering the political economy and economic impact of British defence expenditure, 1945-55; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Modern economic and social history series.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'Overall this book makes an important contribution to the subject of the political economy of British defense spending in the decade after the Second World War... The author provides us with a Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/993774763<\/a>> # Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : the Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a>, schema:MediaObject<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"993774763<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Place\/florence<\/a>> ; # Florence<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Topic\/economic_history<\/a>> ; # Economic history<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Topic\/economics<\/a>> ; # Economics<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Event\/1945_1964<\/a>> ; # 1945-1964<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/330.9410854\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Topic\/cold_war_economic_aspects<\/a>> ; # Cold War--Economic aspects<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Topic\/military_readiness_economic_aspects<\/a>> ; # Military readiness--Economic aspects<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Place\/great_britain<\/a>> ; # Great Britain.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> schema:EBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Person\/aldcroft_professor_derek_h<\/a>> ; # Professor Derek H. Aldcroft<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Person\/geiger_till<\/a>> ; # Till Geiger<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2004<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Tables, Graphs and Equations; List of Abbreviations; List of Abbreviations of Archival Sources and Published Sources; General Editor\'s Preface; Preface; Introduction: Britain and the economic problem of the cold war: Themes and questions; Part I: The political economy of British defence expenditure; 1 Securing the People\'s Peace: Reflections on the anachronistic nature of the British warfare state in the early cold war, 1945-55; 2 An antagonistic partnership: Britain and American economic assistance, 1945-50.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/10279154427<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Electronic books<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isPartOf<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Series\/modern_economic_and_social_history_series<\/a>> ; # Modern economic and social history series.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isPartOf<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Series\/modern_economic_and_social_history<\/a>> ; # Modern Economic and Social History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#CreativeWork\/britain_and_the_economic_problem_of_the_cold_war_the_political_economy_and_the_economic_impact_of_the_british_defence_effort_1945_1955<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : the Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"993774763<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/993774763#PublicationEvent\/florence_taylor_and_francis_2004<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Agent\/taylor_and_francis<\/a>> ; # Taylor and Francis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/www.myilibrary.com?id=1019358<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <https:\/\/public.ebookcentral.proquest.com\/choice\/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=4907439<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781351954778<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/993774763<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/330.9410854\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Agent\/taylor_and_francis<\/a>> # Taylor and Francis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Taylor and Francis<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Event\/1945_1964<\/a>> # 1945-1964<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"1945-1964<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Person\/aldcroft_professor_derek_h<\/a>> # Professor Derek H. Aldcroft<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Aldcroft<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Professor Derek H.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Professor Derek H. Aldcroft<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Person\/geiger_till<\/a>> # Till Geiger<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Geiger<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Till<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Till Geiger<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Place\/florence<\/a>> # Florence<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Florence<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Place\/great_britain<\/a>> # Great Britain.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Great Britain.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Great Britain<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Series\/modern_economic_and_social_history<\/a>> # Modern Economic and Social History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/993774763<\/a>> ; # Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : the Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Modern Economic and Social History<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Series\/modern_economic_and_social_history_series<\/a>> # Modern economic and social history series.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/993774763<\/a>> ; # Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : the Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Modern economic and social history series.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Topic\/cold_war_economic_aspects<\/a>> # Cold War--Economic aspects<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Cold War--Economic aspects<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Topic\/economic_history<\/a>> # Economic history<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Economic history<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Topic\/economics<\/a>> # Economics<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Economics<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Topic\/military_readiness_economic_aspects<\/a>> # Military readiness--Economic aspects<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Military readiness--Economic aspects<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#CreativeWork\/britain_and_the_economic_problem_of_the_cold_war_the_political_economy_and_the_economic_impact_of_the_british_defence_effort_1945_1955<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:label<\/a> \"Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : The Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Print version:<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/993774763<\/a>> ; # Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : the Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781351954778<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1351954776<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781351954778<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/993774763<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/993774763<\/a>> ; # Britain and the Economic Problem of the Cold War : the Political Economy and the Economic Impact of the British Defence Effort, 1945-1955.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2020-07-10<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/993774763#PublicationEvent\/florence_taylor_and_francis_2004<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Place\/florence<\/a>> ; # Florence<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10279154427#Agent\/taylor_and_francis<\/a>> ; # Taylor and Francis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"2004<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Content-negotiable representations<\/p>\n