British social policy, 1601-1948 this is a mainly chronological outline of developments in british social policy up to 1948 the poor law lasted, in one form or another, for 350 years, and accounts of british social policy tend in consequence to be dominated by the role of government. Bbc history - lots on british history here and there is also a kids section by the british broadcasting company by the british broadcasting company exhibitions of british history - important events in history. Teaching the british empire ks3 in a recent article for the telegraph, journalist and writer jeremy paxman made the following case for teaching the history of the british empire: [it] explains so much about who we are now. The bbc is not responsible for the content of external sites read about our approach to external linking ks2 history learning resources for adults, children, parents and teachers organised by topic. In this section you will find practical teaching articles for teachers working in the secondary classroom from methodology to resources, our articles will help you with your professional development and give you ideas for your teaching practice.
The british broadcasting corporation (bbc) is a british public service broadcaster its headquarters are at broadcasting house in westminster, professor of media history and the official bbc historian has characterised the episode as the invention of modern propaganda in its british form. Preliminary pages introduction, contents and preface introduction education in england: a history explores the development of education in england from the roman occupation to the present day education in scotland, wales and northern ireland is also covered, though in less detail. Bbc worldwide and bbc studios are now part of the new bbc studios we will be launching a new website later this year, in the meantime you can find out more about the new company and access our archive sites about us home • careers • press & media.
History of the special relationship the first, short-lived british colony in virginia was organized in 1584, and permanent english settlement began in 1607 the united states declared its independence from great britain in 1776. The anglo saxon invasion - history of britain (bbc documentary) 198 videos play all british history documentaries henry vii winter king bbc documentary factual and historical. Henry was an active king in those years, keeping a festive court, hunting, jousting, writing and playing music he issued a book-length attack on martin luther’s church reforms that earned him.
A brief history of sex education ou on the bbc: sunday surgery - about the programmes from myths to the media, aids to pregnancy, go behind the headlines and get the facts with sunday surgery an introduction sanofi pasteurvia flickr cc by-nc-nd 20 under creative-commons license the story of infection openlearn search website back. British theater-art and culture: the british theater is an arena of numerous possibilities the bbc provides information about the various aspects of british theater and the inspiration it takes from art and culture with a beautifully illustrated timeline. This significantly led to the introduction of new commodities to these lands consequently influencing the mannerisms of the people in the colonies (ferguson, et al, 2005) i believe that the british introduction of new commodities in the colonies was an introduction of the consumerism behaviors. In the early nineteenth century, british imperial policy began to soften under pressure for greater self-determination, initially mainly from the british-descended populations of the most advanced colonies.
The history of africa tore linné eriksen introduction the history chapter in the previous edition of studying africa included books published up to 2004 since then, the literature on the history of africa has. Many held british passports and, amid a major crisis, the uk admitted 28,000 in two months in 1976 the government established the commission for racial equality, the statutory body charged with tackling racial discrimination. This provides a good case-study of british appeasement policy from the learning curve (uk national archives) key stage 3-4 bbc history: advertising and information posters gallery a flickr user has compiled a fascinating set of world war ii posters world war in color a site to upload, view, and comment on world war ii photographs. Shop bestselling dvds, blu-rays and merchandise direct from the bbc shop the best of british tv and much more.
This engaging weekly podcast by the folks behind bbc history magazine contains features on a mixture of popular, big-draw topics (thomas cromwell, the great war, richard iii), and pleasingly off. The united kingdom of great britain and ireland was once the largest economy in the world it was the birthplace of modern democracy, the industrial revolution, and many of the financial and capital markets that are the foundation of the capitalist economic system at its peak during the nineteenth century, the british empire covered one quarter of the world’s surface. The holocaust (also called ha-shoah in hebrew) refers to the period from january 30, 1933 - when adolf hitler became chancellor of germany - to may 8, 1945, when the war in europe officially ended during this time, jews in europe were subjected to progressively harsher persecution that ultimately led to the murder of 6,000,000 jews (15 million of these being children) and the destruction of.