Social Policy in Emerging Countries

  1. Add to Wish List Defining Public Goods

    Defining Public Goods

    David J. O’Brien
    Through the lens of an economist’s notion of public goods, David J. O’Brien analyzes the dual problems of declining communities and polarizing conflicts between metropolitan and rural communities. The author describes in detail how seemi...
    Hardback (2021)

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  2. 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)

    List price $72.95

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  3. Add to Wish List Ageing in Place

    Ageing in Place

    Edited by Bruce Judd, Kenichi Tanoue, Edgar Liu
    This insightful book showcases a range of design, planning and policy responses to ageing populations and the built environment from across the rapidly changing and dynamic Western Asia-Pacific region. Its chapters demonstrate a clear an...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $130.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Community Development

    Research Handbook on Community Development

    Edited by Rhonda Phillips, Eric Trevan, Patsy Kraeger
    This timely Research Handbook offers new ways in which to navigate the diverse terrain of community development research. Chapters unpack the foundations and history of community development research and also look to its future, explorin...
    Hardback (2020)

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  5. Add to Wish List Inequality, Social Protection and Social Justice

    Inequality, Social Protection and Social Justice

    James Midgley
    This thought-provoking book examines the role of social protection in reducing inequality and enhancing social justice. It assesses social protection’s impact on inequality in different parts of the world and shows that if carefully desi...
    Hardback (2020)

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  6. 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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  7. Add to Wish List Social Policy in the Middle East and North Africa

    Social Policy in the Middle East and North Africa

    Edited by Rana Jawad, Nicola Jones, Mahmood Messkoub
    This book presents a state of the art in the developing field of social policy in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. It offers an up-to-date conceptual analysis of social policy programmes and discourses in the MENA region b...
    Hardback (2019)

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  8. Add to Wish List Beyond Public Policy

    Beyond Public Policy

    Peter K. Spink
    Public policy is an expression that has come to dominate the way people talk about doing government and public administration and is seen as a central component of the modern democratic order. Adopting an innovative ‘public action langua...
    Hardback (2019)

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  9. Add to Wish List Sustainable Development Goals and Income Inequality

    Sustainable Development Goals and Income Inequality

    Edited by Peter A.G. van Bergeijk, Rolph van der Hoeven
    This timely book documents and analyses the seriousness of growing national inequality in different regions around the world. It argues that the treatment of inequality in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is wholly insufficient d...
    Paperback (2019)

    List price $42.00

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    Hardback (2017)

    List price $130.00

    Member price $117.00

  10. Add to Wish List Handbook on Development and Social Change

    Handbook on Development and Social Change

    Edited by G. H. Fagan, Ronaldo Munck
    This Handbook provides an accessible critical review of the complex issues surrounding development and social change today. With chapters from recognized experts, examining economic, political and social aspects, and covering key topics ...
    Hardback (2018)

    List price $240.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Protecting Minority Rights in African Countries

    Protecting Minority Rights in African Countries

    John M. Mbaku
    In this enlightening book, John Mukum Mbaku analyses the main challenges of constitutional design and the construction of governance institutions in Africa today. He argues that the central issues are: providing each country with a const...
    Hardback (2018)

    List price $158.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Handbook of Welfare in China

    Handbook of Welfare in China

    Edited by Beatriz Carrillo , Johanna Hood, Paul Kadetz
    The Handbook is a timely compilation dedicated to exploring a rare diversity of perspectives and content on the development, successes, reforms and challenges within China’s contemporary welfare system. It showcases an extensive introduc...
    Hardback (2017)

    List price $276.00

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