Comparative Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Poverty and Inequality

    Research Handbook on Poverty and Inequality

    Edited by Udaya R. Wagle
    Covering global, comparative, and single-country contexts, this Research Handbook presents wide-ranging, cutting-edge research on poverty and inequality. It maps out international trends in poverty and inequality and explores the key con...
    Hardback (2023)

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  2. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Social Policy

    Advanced Introduction to Social Policy

    Daniel Béland, Rianne Mahon
    Extensively updated, this second edition of the Advanced Introduction to Social Policy provides a concise overview of the field that takes newer realities into account as well as taking insights from the traditional social policy canon. ...
    Paperback (2023)

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    Hardback (2023)

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  3. Add to Wish List Encyclopedia of the Social and Solidarity Economy

    Encyclopedia of the Social and Solidarity Economy

    Edited by Ilcheong Yi
    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. This work has been funded by the Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Edward Elgar Pu...
    Hardback (2023)

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  4. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for East Asian Social Policy

    A Research Agenda for East Asian Social Policy

    Edited by Misa Izuhara
    Since the turn of the millennium, significant social, economic, political and technological transformations have brought policy issues to prominence in East Asian societies. This topical Research Agenda finds East Asian social policy at ...
    Hardback (2023)

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  5. Add to Wish List Cultural Policy Beyond the Economy

    Cultural Policy Beyond the Economy

    Deborah Stevenson
    This unique and insightful book provides a comprehensive examination of contemporary cultural policy and its discourses, influences, and consequences. It examines the factors that have led to a narrowing of cultural policy and suggests n...
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  6. Add to Wish List Contingent Workers’ Voice in Southern Europe

    Contingent Workers’ Voice in Southern Europe

    Edited by Sofía Pérez de Guzmán, Marcela Iglesias-Onofrio, Ivana Pais
    Contingent Workers’ Voice in Southern Europe investigates the manifold challenges posed by the continued expansion of the platform economy, the rise of non-standard forms of employment, and the diversification of work identities.
    Hardback (2023)

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  7. Add to Wish List Social Dialogue in the Gig Economy

    Social Dialogue in the Gig Economy

    Edited by Jean-Michel Bonvin, Nicola Cianferoni, Maria Mexi
    As our digital economy continues to expand, gig work becomes increasingly significant. This incisive book investigates the ways in which social dialogue can reinforce decent working practices and create inclusive workplaces in the growin...
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  8. Add to Wish List Building Markets

    Building Markets

    Gyu-Jin Hwang
    Nowhere in the world presents a more dramatic case of wealth creation than East Asia. Contrary to the common belief that social policy in the economic powerhouses of the region is secondary to their pursuit of economic growth, Gyu-Jin Hw...
    Hardback (2022)

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  9. 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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    Paperback (2022)

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  10. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for the Gig Economy and Society

    A Research Agenda for the Gig Economy and Society

    Edited by Valerio De Stefano, Ilda Durri, Charalampos Stylogiannis, Mathias Wouters
    Providing a comprehensive, interdisciplinary overview of the gig economy from both a labour and employment perspective, this Research Agenda goes beyond the question of the employment status of platform workers. It investigates how the g...
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  11. Add to Wish List Poverty and Inequality in East Asia

    Poverty and Inequality in East Asia

    Edited by Inhoe Ku, Peter Saunders
    This insightful book addresses the urgent need for robust evidence on recent trends and factors contributing to poverty and inequality in East Asia. This title contains one or more Open Access chapters.
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  12. Add to Wish List Towards Sustainable Welfare States in Europe

    Towards Sustainable Welfare States in Europe

    Edited by Mi A. Schoyen, Bjørn Hvinden, Merethe Dotterud Leiren
    Foreword by Ian Gough 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. This seminal book addresses the critical and urgent question of ‘what...
    Hardback (2022)

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