The politics of consumer credit in the UK, 1938-1992 (Book, 2018) []
skip to content
The politics of consumer credit in the UK, 1938-1992

The politics of consumer credit in the UK, 1938-1992

Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book demonstrates how the UK's consumer credit market has been a distinctive one since the 1930s, outlining the history of various forms of consumer credit and the related rise of the property  Read more...


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

More like this

Find a copy in the library

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


Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart AVEYARD; Paul CORTHORN; Sean O'CONNELL
ISBN: 9780198732235 0198732236
OCLC Number: 1192571250
Description: 253 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction1: Consumer credit on the eve of the affluent society2: Building a property-owing democracy: 1945-19703: A Sisyphean task: credit controls and consumer protection, 1957-19644: Crisis and credit control, 1964-19715: 'A supreme example of Whitehall "tinkering"': the resumption of consumer credit controls, 1971-19796: A nation of mortgagors: 1970-19897: Truth in lending? Consumer credit and social policy after Crowther8: 'Too much of a good thing': the liberalisation of consumer creditConclusionBibliography
Responsibility: Stuart Aveyard, Paul Corthorn and Sean O'Connell.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

...this is without doubt a weighty and important contribution, not only plugging adeficit in historical knowledge but likely to stimulate further investigation. * Lawrence Black, Journal of Modern Read more...

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


Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

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

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.