Welfare States

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Add to Wish List Migrants’ Attitudes and the Welfare State

    Migrants’ Attitudes and the Welfare State

    Karen N. Breidahl, Troels F. Hedegaard, Kristian Kongshøj, Christian A. Larsen
    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. Analysing two major surveys of 14 different migrant groups connected to Danish register data...
    Hardback (2021)

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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Add to Wish List Transportation and the State

    Transportation and the State

    Hans Keman, Jaap J. Woldendorp
    This book analyses the role of the national state, as organiser of its territory and governor of its infrastructure, since it emerged in the 19th Century. It presents a cross-time analysis of eight emerging democratic states during the t...
    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...
    Hardback (2020)

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  8. 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...
    Hardback (2020)

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  9. 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...
    Hardback (2020)

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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. Add to Wish List Poverty and Dependency

    Poverty and Dependency

    John Macnicol
    This incisive book addresses the history of poverty in the US, addressing how those in need have been understood and administered during the last 70 years. Launching a multi-faceted investigation into the history of US government attitud...
    Hardback (2020)

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