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Professor Pat Thane

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Member of the Mile End Institute Advisory Board

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Pat Thane is Research Professor in Contemporary History, Kings College, London. She was previously Professor of Contemporary History at the University of Sussex, 1994-2001 and Leverhulme Professor of Contemporary British History at the Institute of Historical Research, 2001-2010. Her publications include: The Foundations of the Welfare State, Old Age in England. Past Experiences, Present Issues; Women and Ageing in British Society since 1500 co ed with Lynn Botelho; The Long History of Old Age ed;  Britain’s Pensions Crisis. History and Policy co ed with Hugh Pemberton and Noel Whiteside; Unequal Britain. Equalities in Britain since 1945 ed.; Women and Citizenship in Britain and Ireland in the Twentieth Century. What Difference did the Vote Make? co-ed with Esther Breitenbach.  She is a convenor of History and Policy.

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