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Welfare States

  1. Add to Wish List Heat, Greed and Human Need

    Heat, Greed and Human Need

    Ian Gough
    ‘In his book, Gough offers an impressive synthesis of ideas drawn from wholly disparate areas of academic research and distills them into clear-cut suggestions on how to move forward in the climate crisis. Given the urgency of the climat...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2017)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Social Legitimacy of Targeted Welfare

    The Social Legitimacy of Targeted Welfare

    Edited by Wim van Oorschot, Femke Roosma, Bart Meuleman, Tim Reeskens
    ‘Deservingness considerations are central to the moral economy of welfare state arrangements. This book, written by a distinguished group of authors, offers a comprehensive, inspiring and highly innovative account of the logic and the dr...
    Hardback (2017)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Generational Welfare Contract

    The Generational Welfare Contract

    Simon Birnbaum, Tommy Ferrarini, Kenneth Nelson, Joakim Palme
    ‘The Generational Welfare Contract provides an innovative conceptualization of social policy that is extremely well suited to the study of individual life courses and demographic change.’ – Elizabeth Thomson, Stockholm University, Sweden...
    Hardback (2017)

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  4. Add to Wish List Handbook of Welfare in China

    Handbook of Welfare in China

    Edited by Beatriz Carrillo , Johanna Hood, Paul Kadetz
    ‘The Handbook of Welfare in China is a good example of a handbook. The text finds the balance between the contributors’ detailed knowledge and the editors’ efforts to produce coherent contribution. It is a publication entering what will ...
    Hardback (2017)

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  5. Add to Wish List Social Investment and Social Welfare

    Social Investment and Social Welfare

    Edited by James Midgley, Espen Dahl, Amy Conley Wright
    ‘This is an exciting and welcome contribution to the debates surrounding social investment and to the comparative social welfare literature more generally. Edited by leading scholars in the field, the volume provides an intelligent and w...
    Hardback (2017)

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  6. Add to Wish List Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality

    Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality

    Edited by Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Nevena Kulic, Jan Skopek, Moris Triventi
    ‘This book provides a multidisciplinary and international perspective on early childhood inequalities. It offers a rich collection of empirical analysis addressing the questions of why early inequalities develop, and what can be done to ...
    Hardback (2017)

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  7. Add to Wish List Social Inequality Across the Generations

    Social Inequality Across the Generations

    Edited by Jani Erola, Elina Kilpi-Jakonen
    Social Inequality Across the Generations provides an innovative perspective on social stratification studies by advancing the theoretical and empirical case for the influence of resource compensation. It examines whether resource compens...
    Hardback (2017)

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  8. Add to Wish List Housing Wealth and Welfare

    Housing Wealth and Welfare

    Edited by Caroline Dewilde, Richard Ronald
    ‘Housing Wealth and Welfare makes a timely and important contribution to our understanding of home ownership’s role in shaping contemporary welfare states.’ – Gavin Wood, RMIT University, Australia
    Hardback (2017)

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  9. Add to Wish List Elder Law

    Elder Law

    Edited by Ann Numhauser-Henning
    ‘At a time when Western countries are increasingly preoccupied with the challenges posed by an ageing population, few legal scholars have turned their attention to the multiplicity of issues raised by ageing. The Norma Elder Law Research...
    Hardback (2017)

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  10. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Social Policy

    Advanced Introduction to Social Policy

    Daniel Béland, Rianne Mahon
    ‘Daniel Béland and Rianne Mahon provide advanced students with an excellent overview of systems of social provision and regulation worldwide, notable for its theoretical sophistication and compelling empirical materials. The authors enga...
    Paperback (2016)

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    Hardback (2016)

    List price $120.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Post-Communist Welfare States in European Context

    Post-Communist Welfare States in European Context

    Kati Kuitto
    ‘Methodologically rigorous and geographically exhaustive, Post-Communist Welfare States in European Context is an insightful empirical analysis of social policy patterns in Central and Eastern Europe. It is a must-read for everyone inter...
    Hardback (2016)

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  12. Add to Wish List Trust, Social Capital and the Scandinavian Welfare State

    Trust, Social Capital and the Scandinavian Welfare State

    Gunnar L.H. Svendsen, Gert T. Svendsen
    ‘This book is a powerful and incisive contribution to the debates on social capital, trust and the welfare state. The reader will find an informed, insightful explanation of how the Scandinavian welfare state has been largely able to esc...
    Hardback (2016)

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