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Vojaške preskrbnine in pokojnine v prvi svetovni vojni
Military allowances and pensions in world war I

legislation and implementation

Author(s): Kornelija Ajlec
Subject(s): Law, Constitution, Jurisprudence, Labor relations, Economic policy, Pre-WW I & WW I (1900 -1919)
Published by: Inštitut za novejšo zgodovino
Keywords: world war I;1914–1918;Austro - Hungarian Empire;social security;social policy; military personnel; allowances; alimonies;pension; disability benefits;Austria-Hungary; military allowance

Summary/Abstract: The contribution discusses the Austro-Hungarian approach to the development of social security policy for military personnel and their families during war and peacetime. On the basis of legislative documents and articles in the Slovenian newspapers it specifically explores the period of World War I. It shows that Austro-Hungary entered the war relatively well-prepared as far as maintenance was concerned.

  • Issue Year: 55/2015
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 126-142
  • Page Count: 17
  • Language: Slovenian