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Justice, care, and the welfare state

Author: Daniel Engster
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Changes in the nature of work and the family, the growing elderly population, and other developments over the past fifty years have rendered existing welfare policies largely out-of-step with economic and social conditions. While welfare state reform clearly raises important questions about justice and social policy, political philosophers have been slow to address it. This book takes up the important task of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Engster
ISBN: 9780191030253 0191030252
OCLC Number: 921986023
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: Justice, care, and the welfare state --
Justice, care, and children --
Justice, care, and health care --
Justice, care, and the elderly --
Justice, care, and disability --
Justice, care, and the poor --
Conclusion: The future of the welfare state.
Responsibility: Daniel Engster.

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This book explores contemporary welfare state reform from a moral and philosophical perspective  Read more...

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It is an engaging read and provides a firm foundation for discussion * Jackie Gulland, European Journal of Social Security * Daniel Engster provides a vigorous defense of the welfare state in this Read more...

 
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