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  1. Add to Wish List Ageing in Place

    Ageing in Place

    Edited by Bruce Judd, Kenichi Tanoue, Edgar Liu
    ‘This comprehensive book provides a unique offering to our understandings of ageing in place. It is particularly valuable in highlighting the differences and similarities in supporting and assisting ageing in place across countries with ...
    Hardback (November 2020)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Small Welfare State

    The Small Welfare State

    Edited by Jae-jin Yang
    ‘The Small Welfare State makes a big contribution. With brilliant chapters from leading scholars in the field, it uncovers a distinctive model of social provision that links together an unusual set of countries. It is especially relevant...
    Hardback (2020)

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  3. Add to Wish List Globalizing Welfare

    Globalizing Welfare

    Edited by Stein Kuhnle, Per Selle, Sven E.O. Hort
    From the welfare state’s origins in Europe, the idea of human welfare being organized through a civilized, institutionalized and uncorrupt state has caught the imagination of social activists and policy-makers around the world. This is p...
    Hardback (2019)

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  4. Add to Wish List Family Demography in Asia

    Family Demography in Asia

    Edited by Stuart Gietel-Basten, John Casterline, Minja K. Choe
    ‘The publication is a very interesting tool for demographers interested in the situation in Asia. It really offers a comprehensive view of fertility on this continent. Reading this book is very useful for getting to know this issue.’ – F...
    Hardback (2018)

    List price $175.00

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  5. Add to Wish List Social Policies in an Age of Austerity

    Social Policies in an Age of Austerity

    Edited by John Karl Scholz, Hyungypo Moon, Sang-Hyup Lee
    ‘South Korea is a recently rich country with dramatic demography – expensive children, very low fertility, long life and rapid population aging. Its policies and institutions must adjust rapidly to these new economic and demographic real...
    Hardback (2015)

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  6. Add to Wish List Managing the Middle-Income Transition

    Managing the Middle-Income Transition

    Edited by Juhzon Zhuang, Paul Vandenberg, Yiping Huang
    The growth model of the People’s Republic of China has been based on high investments, exports, low-cost advantage, and government interventions. This model has successfully transformed the country from a low-income to an upper middle-in...
    Hardback (2015)

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  7. Add to Wish List Women, Gender and Rural Development in China

    Women, Gender and Rural Development in China

    Edited by Tamara Jacka, Sally Sargeson
    ‘Women, Gender and Rural Development in China is a superbly rich volume of thickly textured, reflective, and critical accounts of gendered processes of rural development. There is no doubt that it will make a significant contribution to ...
    Paperback (2012)

    List price $49.00

    Member price $39.20

    Hardback (2011)

    List price $143.00

    Member price $128.70

  8. Add to Wish List New Welfare States in East Asia

    New Welfare States in East Asia

    Edited by Gyu-Jin Hwang
    The fast changing economic climate is creating substantial pressure for welfare state restructuring worldwide. Yet the discussion regarding challenges faced and the responses required has been confined to the ‘standard welfare states’ in...
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $122.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Social Policy in an Ageing Society

    Social Policy in an Ageing Society

    David Reisman
    Around half the world’s population live in countries where the fertility rate is far below the replacement rate and where life expectancy is increasing dramatically. Using Singapore as a case study, Social Policy in an Ageing Society exp...
    Hardback (2009)

    List price $146.00

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  10. Add to Wish List The Economics of Social Security in Japan

    The Economics of Social Security in Japan

    Edited by Toshiaki Tachibanaki
    This book provides a comprehensive appraisal of social security in Japan, where traditionally the burden of welfare provision has been the main responsibility of the family and employers, rather than the state. However, an ageing populat...
    Hardback (2004)

    List price $156.00

    Member price $140.40

  11. Add to Wish List Globalisation and Social Development

    Globalisation and Social Development

    Edited by Ludo Cuyvers
    ‘There is much to commend in this collection of papers to those interested in both globalization per se as well as those interested in economic and social development in South-east Asia.’ – David N. Ashton, Asia Pacific Business Review ...
    Hardback (2001)

    List price $167.00

    Member price $150.30

  12. Add to Wish List European Working Lives

    European Working Lives

    Edited by Steve Jeffreys, Frederik M. Beyer, Christer Thörnqvist
    ‘While some books on global trends take a rather abstract approach, this volume stands out for its focus on a wide variety of familiar aspects of working life, such as flexibility, new managerial methods and training. The richness of the...
    Hardback (2001)

    List price $145.00

    Member price $130.50

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