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Comparative Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Social Exclusion and European Policy

    Social Exclusion and European Policy

    Edited by David G. Mayes, Jos Berghman, Robert Salais
    The purpose of this book is to analyse one of the most pressing social problems of recent years, namely exclusion. The authors bring a richness of perspective, drawing on the experiences of eight European countries and a range of discipl...
    Hardback (2001)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Global Market for Higher Education

    The Global Market for Higher Education

    Tim Mazzarol, Geoffrey N. Soutar
    ‘Mazzarol and Soutar’s valuable book prompts us to think carefully about what makes for an internationally competitive university sector.’ – Christopher Pokarier, Policy ‘I have enjoyed reading your new book. This is an excellent applic...
    Hardback (2001)

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  3. 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)

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  4. 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)

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  5. Add to Wish List Social Environmental Research in the European Union

    Social Environmental Research in the European Union

    Michael R. Redclift, Elizabeth Shove, Barend van der Meulen, Sujatha Raman
    This book explores the making of international social science, and the parts which academics, policymakers and research managers play in creating European social environmental research. The authors present and analyse a complex picture ...
    Hardback (2000)

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  6. Add to Wish List Globalization and the Welfare State

    Globalization and the Welfare State

    Ramesh Mishra
    ‘This is a short book, with only 152 pages of text, but by comparison with longer and windier texts it is a pleasure to read. Mishra has something to say, and he says it clearly, forcefully and directly . . . one might wish that other wr...
    Paperback (2000)

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    Hardback (2000)

    List price $134.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Urban Affairs and Urban Policy

    Urban Affairs and Urban Policy

    Anthony Downs
    ‘In short, a valuable book for those interested in the evolution of thinking about urban problems in the United States, and for those seeking a clearly written, logically thought out, compact statement of alternate practically feasible u...
    Hardback (1998)

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  8. Add to Wish List Social Policy in Hong Kong

    Social Policy in Hong Kong

    Edited by Paul Wilding, Ahmed S. Huque, Julia L.P.- W. Tao
    Social Policy in Hong Kong provides for the first time a comprehensive and critical analysis of social policy in Hong Kong. It shows that Hong Kong is far from being a simple free market economy. In many areas, Hong Kong has highly de...
    Hardback (1997)

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  9. Add to Wish List The Politics of Social Policy in Europe

    The Politics of Social Policy in Europe

    Edited by Maurice Mullard, Simon Lee
    ‘The volume provides a rich quarry of data and ideas on social policy and citizenship.’ – Gerda Falkner, Political Studies ‘. . . this book is inspiring to read since it is full of insights and opens up many of the very central concept...
    Hardback (1997)

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  10. Add to Wish List The Politics of Social Welfare

    The Politics of Social Welfare

    Alex Waddan
    ‘A particularly insightful analysis of the dynamic in the interplay between American social values and social forces is provided by Alex Waddan.’ – Aliki Coudroglou, Readings ‘This should be a valuable source both for students of compa...
    Hardback (1997)

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  11. Add to Wish List Housing, Welfare and the State in Europe

    Housing, Welfare and the State in Europe

    Mark Kleinman
    ‘This is an excellent book which will be well received and contribute to both teaching and research.’ – Michael Harloe, University of Essex, UK Mark Kleinman’s new book explains what has happened to housing policy in Europe over the las...
    Hardback (1996)

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  12. Add to Wish List Social Theory and the Crisis of State Socialism

    Social Theory and the Crisis of State Socialism

    Larry Ray
    ‘This is an ambitious, informative and important book. . . . I recommend this book warmly’ – Ivan Szelenyi, Slavonic Review The collapse of communist governments in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union requires a major rethink of many so...
    Hardback (1996)

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