skip to content
The enabling state : modern welfare capitalism in America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The enabling state : modern welfare capitalism in America

Author: Neil Gilbert; Barbara Gilbert
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Studies of the welfare state have formed an important part of public policy research in the USA since World War II. This volume examines and reconsiders the scope of social welfare transfers, how  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Gilbert; Barbara Gilbert
ISBN: 0195058941 9780195058949
OCLC Number: 19352049
Description: xiii, 221 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The Structure of Social Welfare --
The Welfare-Capitalism Paradigm --
Scope of Social Welfare Transfers --
Decentralization, Privatization, and Commercialization: Shifting Responsibilities --
Commercialization of the Social Market --
Impetus for Commercialization --
Does It Work? Issues of Cost, Care, and Preference --
Indirect Subsidies: Who Benefits? --
Personal Social Services: Caring for Profit --
Changing Balance of Federal and State Responsibility --
Public Finance, Private Delivery --
The "Caring" Workplace --
Shaping Demand and Supply --
Income Maintenance: Indirect Methods and Private Obligations --
Growth of Indirect Provisions --
Retirement Income: The Public/Private Balance --
Public Assistance and Private Obligations --
In Support of the Working Poor --
Asset Maintenance: The Special Case of Farm Welfare --
Public Transfers to Farmers --
Farmers' Welfare: An Estimate of Costs --
Beneficiaries of Farm Welfare --
Asset Maintenance: Why Special Protection for Farmers? --
Health Care: Cost Containment and the Service Ethos --
Health Care Transfers and Coverage --
The Growing Corporate Presence --
Joining Insurance and Delivery --
Cost Control and Quality: Shifting the Burden --
Housing: A Joint Venture --
Housing Performance: Standards and Affordability --
Housing Transfers: Direct, Indirect, and Regulatory Measures --
Commercialization of Housing Policy --
The Enabling State: Public Support for Private Responsibility --
Education: A Sector Ripe for Change --
A Functional Model of the Enabling State.
Responsibility: Neil Gilbert, Barbara Gilbert.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

A thorough, sophisticated account of the transformation of the welfare state in the United States. The Enabling State is the most mature effort available, and should prove useful both to policymakers Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/19352049> # The enabling state : modern welfare capitalism in America
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "19352049" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Topic/sozialpolitik> ; # Sozialpolitik
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963360> ; # Human services
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Topic/wohlfahrt> ; # Wohlfahrt
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1083250> ; # Public welfare
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85108855> ; # Public welfare--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1173685> ; # Welfare state
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Topic/etat_providence> ; # État providence
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/361.650973/e19/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Topic/services_sociaux_etats_unis> ; # Services sociaux--États-Unis
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Topic/aide_sociale_etats_unis> ; # Aide sociale--États-Unis
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Thing/welfare_services> ; # Welfare services
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Thing/united_states> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Topic/sozialdienst> ; # Sozialdienst
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Place/usa> ; # USA.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2001005461> ; # Human services--United States
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/33562279> ; # Barbara Gilbert
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/244833998> ; # Neil Gilbert
   schema:datePublished "1989" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/801642558> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The enabling state : modern welfare capitalism in America"@en ;
   schema:productID "19352049" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/19352049#PublicationEvent/new_york_oxford_university_press_1989> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/hbz/toc/ht003622821.pdf> ;
   schema:url <http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=432728&T=F> ;
   schema:url <http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=1048415&T=F> ;
   schema:url <http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=835850&T=F> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195058949> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9135089> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/19352049> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Thing/welfare_services> # Welfare services
    a schema:Thing ;
   schema:name "Welfare services" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Topic/aide_sociale_etats_unis> # Aide sociale--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Aide sociale--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801642558#Topic/services_sociaux_etats_unis> # Services sociaux--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Services sociaux--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2001005461> # Human services--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Human services--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85108855> # Public welfare--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Public welfare--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1083250> # Public welfare
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Public welfare"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1173685> # Welfare state
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Welfare state"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963360> # Human services
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Human services"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/244833998> # Neil Gilbert
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1940" ;
   schema:familyName "Gilbert" ;
   schema:givenName "Neil" ;
   schema:name "Neil Gilbert" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/33562279> # Barbara Gilbert
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Gilbert" ;
   schema:givenName "Barbara" ;
   schema:name "Barbara Gilbert" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195058949>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0195058941" ;
   schema:isbn "9780195058949" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.