FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY!! THIS IS A UK ESSAY!! THE ESSAY IS ABOUT HOW
POLITICAL IDEAS AND POLITICAL CHANGES HAVE AFFECTED PUBLIC SERVICES SINCE THE
YEAR 1945!! YOU MUST SPEAK ABOUT ALL THE CHANGES SINCE 1945! I WILL BE GIVING SOME
IMPORTANT: YOU CAN EITHER TALK ABOUT THE POLICE SERVICE OR YOU CAN TALK ABOUT
ALL THE PUBLIC SERVICES AFFECTED, I RECOMMEND POLICE ONLY BUT THIS IS UP TO YOU
EXAMPLES THAT YOU MUST USE ALONGSIDE THE OTHER RESEARCH YOU FIND! :
- MARGRET THATCHER
- PUBLIC SPENDING TALK
- NEW LABOUR THAT CAME IN
- JOHN MAJOR
- BORIS JOHNSON
QUESTIONS TO ANSWER:
-WHAT WERE THE IDEOLOGY THAT BACKED IT?
- HOW DID IT AFFECT PUBLIC SERVICES?
- POLICIES TOWARDS PUBLIC SERVICES
- INTRODUCTION ON WHAT YOU’RE GOING TO ARGUE AND DISCUSS
THIS IS AN ADVANCED PAPER AND NEEDS GOOD RESEARCH ABOUT ALL THE POLITICAL IDEAS
AND CHANGES THAT AFFECTED PUBLIC SERVICES SINCE 1945!!
You should focus on a range of periods, ideologies, ideas and policies that address general political change from
1945 to the present. It will be necessary to outline how these have affected the nature of public services, broadly
conceived. Examples of approaches to public service provision may be given from a range of services and not
solely uniformed ones.
You will be expected to address some current political ideas and service changes so that the essay has a
contemporary aspect to it.
You will be rewarded for the clarity and organisation of your written work.
Knowledge and Understanding
Demonstrate a critical understanding of political and ideological positions and policy in relation to public service
Explain the relationship between political ideology and political policy in relation to the provision of public
Intellectual, practical, affective and transferable skills
Complete a written assignment that is able to describe and evaluate ideological and political issues in relation to
the provision of public services