A Social History of Student Volunteering

Britain and Beyond, 1880–1980

  • Authors
  • Georgina Brewis

Part of the Historical Studies in Education book series (HSE)

About this book


Using a wide range of student testimony and oral history, Georgina Brewis sets in international, comparative context a one-hundred year history of student voluntarism and social action at UK colleges and universities, including such causes as relief for victims of fascism in the 1930s and international development in the 1960s.


fascism Nation nationalism Privileg service social change social history university

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47523-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-36377-0
  • Buy this book on publisher's site