Comparative Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Poverty, Crisis and Resilience

    Poverty, Crisis and Resilience

    Edited by Marie Boost, Jennifer Dagg, Jane Gray, Markus Promberger
    Poverty remains a problem in Europe, raising the need for new solutions. In this thought-provoking book the contributors delve deeply into the everyday lives of poor households to see which practices and resources they apply to improve t...
    Hardback (2020)

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  2. Add to Wish List Myths, Narratives and Welfare States

    Myths, Narratives and Welfare States

    Bent Greve
    This unique book explores the question of whether different myths and narratives have an impact on the development of welfare states. After discussing the various definitions of ‘myths’ and ‘narratives’, Bent Greve disentangles their rel...
    Hardback (2020)

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  3. Add to Wish List Justice and Vulnerability in Europe

    Justice and Vulnerability in Europe

    Edited by Trudie Knijn, Dorota Lepianka
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. Justice and Vulnerability in Europe contributes to the understanding of justice in Europe fr...
    Hardback (2020)

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  4. Add to Wish List Handbook of Social Policy and Development

    Handbook of Social Policy and Development

    Edited by James Midgley, Rebecca Surender, Laura Alfers
    The Handbook of Social Policy and Development makes a groundbreaking, coherent case for enhancing collaboration between social policy and development. With wide ranging chapters, it discusses a myriad of ways in which this can be done, e...
    Hardback (2019)

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    Paperback (2020)

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  5. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Social Wellbeing

    A Research Agenda for Social Wellbeing

    Neil Thin
    This Research Agenda for Social Wellbeing introduces scholars and planners to the importance of a ‘wellbeing lens’ for the study and promotion of social flourishing. It demonstrates the importance of wellbeing as a public good, not just ...
    Hardback (2020)

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  6. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on International Drug Policy

    Research Handbook on International Drug Policy

    Edited by David R. Bewley-Taylor, Khalid Tinasti
    Analysing arguably one of the most controversial areas in public policy, this pioneering Research Handbook brings together contributions from expert researchers to provide a global overview of the shifting dynamics of drug policy. Emphas...
    Hardback (2020)

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  7. Add to Wish List Corporatism since the Great Recession

    Corporatism since the Great Recession

    Mikkel Mailand
    In the comparative study of Denmark, the Netherlands and Austria, Mikkel Mailand explores the roles of social partners in regulating work and welfare through corporatist arrangements. This insightful book illustrates how the frequency of...
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  8. Add to Wish List EU Citizenship Law and Policy

    EU Citizenship Law and Policy

    Dora Kostakopoulou
    This theoretically ambitious work combines analytical, institutional and critical approaches in order to provide an in-depth, panoramic and contextual account of European Union citizenship law and policy.
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  9. Add to Wish List Welfare State Legitimacy in Times of Crisis and Austerity

    Welfare State Legitimacy in Times of Crisis and Austerity

    Edited by Tijs Laenen, Bart Meuleman, Wim van Oorschot
    Has there been change or continuity in the welfare attitudes of Europeans since the 2008 financial crisis? Using data from the European Social Survey, this book reveals how various types of welfare attitudes evolved between 2008, when th...
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  10. Add to Wish List Social Problems in Southern Europe

    Social Problems in Southern Europe

    Edited by Francisco Entrena-Durán, Rosa M. Soriano-Miras, Ricardo Duque-Calvache
    As the European Union continues to struggle to establish a common agenda on tackling social problems, this compelling book presents a set of comparative sociological studies in southern European countries from leading scholars working in...
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  11. Add to Wish List Gender Inequality and Welfare States in Europe

    Gender Inequality and Welfare States in Europe

    Mary Daly
    Gender equality has been one of the defining projects of European welfarestates. It has proven an elusive goal, not just because of political opposition but also due to a lack of clarity in how to best frame equality and take account of ...
    Hardback (2020)

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    Paperback (2020)

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  12. Add to Wish List Welfare Deservingness and Welfare Policy

    Welfare Deservingness and Welfare Policy

    Tijs Laenen
    This important book builds a bridge between the literature on popular welfare deservingness and social welfare policies. It examines the relationship between the two, exploring the close correspondence between public opinion and public p...
    Hardback (2020)

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