4 edition of European welfare policy found in the catalog.
European welfare policy
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Vic George and Peter Taylor-Gooby.|
|Contributions||George, Victor., Taylor-Gooby, Peter.|
|LC Classifications||HN377 .E98 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 224 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||224|
|ISBN 10||0333609166, 0333609174|
A common belief is that the European welfare states are in a position of crisis or heading towards one with the process of globalization removing any hopes of eventual worldwide welfare. This book challenges this assumption arguing that a proper understanding of the future role of the welfare state requires a broader social perspective that. Get this from a library! European welfare states: comparative perspectives. [Mel Cousins] -- Bringing together a discussion of the theories and techniques of comparative policy analysis and a description of current developments in selected welfare state regimes, European Welfare States.
An international panel of experts offer transnational and national studies of social policy and welfare reform activities in West European countries during the 's, and reach the conclusion that voters and governments are unlikely to allow fundamental elements of the welfare state's architecture to collapse. This important collection is the first to analyse the influence of women's movements on the emergence of Europe's welfare state from the s to the s and the limits of that influence. It compares the women's movements and social policies concerning women in the dictatorships of Italy, Germany and Spain with the democracies in Britain, France and Scandinavia and throws new light on.
This volume offers an assessment of the workings of multi-level governance in terms of social welfare policy across different clusters of European states -- Nordic, Southern European, Central and East European. This book reports on a major comparative study at the European Centre for Social Welfare policy and Research, which included partners. Target / Movies, Music & Books / Books / All Book Genres / Political Science Books Disability Benefits, Welfare Reform and Employment Policy - (Work and Welfare in Europe) by C Lindsay & D Houston (Hardcover) $ 0 out of 5 stars with 0 reviews. be the first! be the first! ratings.
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This book examines the relationships between participation in sport and physical activity, and welfare policies across Europe. It argues that the success of campaigns for the promotion of sport depend on the existence of dedicated welfare policies promoted by the European states and explores variations in cultural models and structures of Author: Nicola R.
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European Welfare Policy: Squaring the Welfare. The book represents a major advancement in the study of the most ambivalent transformation in recent welfare state history.’ Johannes Kananen, University of Helsinki, Finland ’An impressive collection, ranging from political philosophy to social policy, from theories of rights and justice to European case studies on workfare and by: 3.
Book Description. Sport is often seen as an indicator of the civic maturity of a community, an aspect of the rights of citizens to health, education and social integration. This book examines the relationships between participation in sport and physical activity, and welfare policies across Europe.
The study traces the developments of policymaking at EU level since the late s, offers in-depth studies of contentious debates which have sealed the fate of welfare services at the turn of the century, and European welfare policy book insights on the problems involved with prolonged austerity in Europe.
This book therefore shows how European integration is. ‘This wide ranging and comprehensive volume for the first time situates the growing complexities of European gambling in their wider socio-economic context. Highly readable and engaging, the chapters explore important issues such as welfare and justice, ethics.
New Contractualism in European Welfare State Policies. DOI link for New Contractualism in European Welfare State Policies.
New Contractualism in European Welfare State Policies book. By Rune Ervik, Nanna European welfare policy book. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 9 March Pub.
location London. Imprint by: 3. In our book: Fighting Poverty and Inequality in the US and Europe: A World of Difference, we try to understand why the US doesn’t have a European-style welfare state. After reviewing a number of unsatisfying economic explanations, we find that the weight of the empirical evidence supports two sets of causes: political institutions and the.
This Handbook will comprise of 29 original pieces from key contributors to the field of European social policy. It is intended to capture the ‘state of the art’ in European social policy and to generate and contribute to debates on the the future of European social policy in the 21st Century.
The second edition of this Handbook is most timely, given the often-fundamental welfare state transformations against the background of the financial and economic crises, transforming social policy ideas, as well as political shifts in a number of European countries.
The book sets out to analyse these new developments when it comes to social. Book Description. Published ten years after the first edition, this new Handbook offers topical, and comprehensive information on the welfare systems of all 28 EU member states and their recent reforms, giving the reader an invaluable introduction and basis for comparative welfare research.
Additional chapters provide detailed information on EU social policy, as well as comparative analyses. The twenty-seven chapters on the welfare systems of the member states are written on the basis of a common structure by experts from the individual states.
An additional chapter analyses the current social and welfare policies of the EU and focuses on the interplay and limits between European and national social policies. The book addresses the main analytical and methodological shortcomings in the contemporary literature and flags the main policy implications for trade unions in the light of the spread of Occupational Welfare across the European Union.
About this book Introduction Looking at seven European countries representing different policy traditions, government ideologies and levels of economic affluence, it discusses health, social security, housing, personal social services and education policies against a background of economic, demographic and familial change.
This book examines the social bases of the European welfare state, and the interests developed in or against social policy by various classes of society, during the period – in Britain, France, Germany, Denmark and Sweden. This book focuses on how EU welfare policies are implemented at the local level in 11 European cities and how local policy making addresses women’s care responsibilities.
The book studies the complex combination of and the relationships between local political processes, policies, institutions, structural conditions and outputs, as well as.
Gambling Policies in European Welfare States will be of interest to students and scholars alike who are seeking cross-national and interdisciplinary analyses of welfare, politics, sociology and economics.
About the Author. Michael Egerer is Researcher at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki. In order to illustrate cross-country variations in mothers' work and care arrangements in Europe, this book fuses a comparative approach towards welfare systems and social policies with an analysis of mothers' social practices in several European countries.
This book draws on a cross-cultural and interdisciplinary lens to analyse gambling regulations, policies and the use of gambling revenue. This socio-historical and economic view transcends national borders and illustrates the various interests, networks and power relations in European gambling.
New Contractualism in European Welfare State Policies by Rune Ervik, Nanna Kildal. NOOK Book During the s many western countries developed contractual modes of thinking and regulation within welfare policy.
Contractualism has proved a significant organising principle for public reforms in general, and for social policy reforms in Author: Rune Ervik. In Europe and around the world, social policies and welfare services have faced increasing pressure in recent years as a result of political, economic, and social changes.
Just as Europe was a leader in the development of the welfare state and the supportive structures of corporatist politics from the s onward, Europe in particular has.This book offers a European perspective on spatial planning and welfare policies in relation to the new conditions derived from the current urban crisis.
The book deals with research and policy issues stemming from the fact that in the last ten years European cities have been affected by a structural crisis, not only financial but also a social.Harmonised EU rules are in place covering a range of animal species and welfare-affecting issues.
Whilst Council Directive 98/58/EC lays down the minimum standards for the protection of all farmed animals, specific directives are addressed at the protection of individual legislation also sets welfare standards for their transport and conditions at the time of stunning and slaughter.