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The Comparative history of public policy

Author: Francis G Castles
Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Polity Press ; Oxford, UK : B. Blackwell, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at the public policy profiles of several advanced capitalist states (Australia, Germany, Israel, Japan, Sweden, UK and USA) and asks what makes them distinctive. While focusing primarily on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis G Castles
ISBN: 0745605184 9780745605180 0745610692 9780745610696
OCLC Number: 20419896
Description: x, 340 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements 1. Introduction: Puzzles of Political Economy (Francis G Castles) 2. Social Protection by Other Means: Australia's Strategy of Coping With External Vulnerability (Francis G Castles) 3. Learning from Catastrophes: West Germany's Public Policy (Manfred G Schmidt) 4. The Comparative History of Public Policy in Israel (Michael Shalev) 5. `Pillarisation' and `Popular Movements' Two Variants of Welfare State Capitalism: The Netherlands and Sweden (Gordan Therborn) 6. Japan's Creative Conservatism: Continuity Under Challenge (T J Pempel) 7. The United Kingdom: Paradoxes of an Ungrounded Statism (Patrick Dunleavy) 8. Taking Exception: Explaining the Distinctiveness of American Public Policies in The Past Century (Edwin Amenta and Theda Skopol) Notes on Contributors.
Responsibility: edited by Francis G. Castles.

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