Comparative Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List The Politicisation of Social Europe

    The Politicisation of Social Europe

    Francesco Corti
    While for some scholars the Euro crisis dashed the dream of Social Europe, this thought-provoking book proposes a more nuanced assessment, challenging the notion of austerity as the only way forward. Tracing the evolution of the politica...
    Hardback (2022)

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  2. Add to Wish List Challenges to the Welfare State

    Challenges to the Welfare State

    Edited by Jolanta Aidukaite, Sven E.O. Hort, Stein Kuhnle
    This comprehensive and innovative book demonstrates the dynamics of welfare policies in different socioeconomic settings by providing comparative analyses of the Baltic and Nordic welfare state systems. The book contributes to finding an...
    Hardback (2021)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Small Welfare State

    The Small Welfare State

    Edited by Jae-jin Yang
    In a period of rapid change for welfare states around the world, this insightful book offers a comparative study of three historically small welfare states: the US, Japan, and South Korea. Featuring contributions from international disti...
    Hardback (2020)

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    Paperback (2021)

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  4. Add to Wish List Civility and Participatory Democracy

    Civility and Participatory Democracy

    Thomas P. Boje
    This thought-provoking book conceptualizes the importance of civil society and citizenship in building a sustainable and participatory democracy. It considers the ways in which networks and organizations promoting common interests contri...
    Hardback (2021)

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  5. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Wellbeing Research

    A Modern Guide to Wellbeing Research

    Edited by Beverley A. Searle, Jessica Pykett, Maria J. Alfaro-Simmonds
    This insightful Modern Guide explores heterodox approaches to modern wellbeing research, with a specific focus on how wellbeing is understood and practised, exploring policies and actions which are taken to shape wellbeing. It evaluates ...
    Hardback (2021)

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  6. Add to Wish List Justice in the Workplace

    Justice in the Workplace

    Matthieu de Nanteuil
    This timely book explores new social justice challenges in the workplace. Adopting a long-term perspective, it focuses on value conflicts, or ethical dilemmas, in contemporary organisations and ways to overcome them. Matthieu de Nanteuil...
    Hardback (2021)

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  7. Add to Wish List The European Social Model and an Economy of Well-being

    The European Social Model and an Economy of Well-being

    Giovanni Bertin, Marion Ellison, Giuseppe Moro
    This timely book critically examines the European Social Model as a contested concept and concrete set of European welfare and governance arrangements. It offers a theoretical and empirical analysis of new economic models and existing Eu...
    Hardback (2021)

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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...
    Hardback (2020)

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