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Orloff, Ann Shola

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Works: 26 works in 112 publications in 2 languages and 2,431 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Cross-cultural studies  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HN65, 361.610973
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Publications about Ann Shola Orloff
Publications by Ann Shola Orloff
Most widely held works by Ann Shola Orloff
The Politics of social policy in the United States ( Book )
10 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 761 libraries worldwide
States, markets, families : gender, liberalism, and social policy in Australia, Canada, Great Britain, and the United States by Julia S O'Connor( Book )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
"This important book examines the impact of changes in social policy regimes on gender roles and relations. Structured thematically and systematically comparative, it analyses three key policy areas: labour markets, income maintenance, and reproductive rights. Largely driven by issues of equality, it considers the role of the state as a site for gender and sexual politics at a time when primacy is given to the market, developing an argument about social citizenship in the process."--Jacket
Remaking modernity : politics, history, and sociology ( Book )
10 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
A sociology collection reviewing the state-of-historical-study in a wide range of areas while showcasing the use of poststructuralist approaches to studying family, gender, war, protest & revolution, state-making, social provisions, colonialism, trans
The politics of pensions : a comparative analysis of Britain, Canada, and the United States, 1880-1940 by Ann Shola Orloff( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Women's employment and welfare regimes : globalization, export orientation, and social policy in Europe and North America by Ann Shola Orloff( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé . "Dans les pays développés, l'emploi des femmes et les politiques qui les favorisent, le limitent ou l'ignorent sont aujourd'hui au coeur du débat politico-social. Les politiques sociales et d'autres interventions politiques [...] ne sont pas les seuls facteurs à influer sur l'emploi des femmes[...]. La politique sociale a aussi son importance, peut être moins pour développer l'emploi féminin que pour déterminer les modalités du travail des femmes,[...], et pour aider à cerner les enjeux d'une politique sociale dans laquelle les femmes ont leur place. A cet égard, bien que la part de la main-d'oeuvre féminine ait partout augmenter, les mesures et facteurs politiques ayant une incidence sur l'emploi féminin varient sensiblement d'un pays à l'autre. [...] L'auteur s'est donné trois tâches, d'abord donner une vue d'ensemble des informations existantes sur la nature de l'emploi féminin et les politiques sociales qui s'y rapportent, notamment les grilles utilisées pour tenter de classer les politiques nationales par type de régime politique. Ensuite, étudier les possibilités qui s'offrent aux femmes lorsqu'elles ne peuvent pas prendre un travail rémunéré [...]. Enfin, envisager une recherche qui tente de dégager les caractéristiques nationales des politiques touchant à l'emploi des femmes. Elle conclut par quelques réflexions sur la manière dont l'emploi féminin peut déboucher sur une plus grande égalité des sexes. L'unité thématique du document vient de l'attention portée aux liens entre la politique sociale, les caractéristiques de l'emploi féminin et l'égalités entre hommes et femmes. Empiriquement, l'accent a été mis sur les pays développés."
Gender and the welfare state by Ann Shola Orloff( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Ending the entitlement of poor mothers, expanding the claims of poor employed parents : gender, race, class in contemporary US social policy by Ann Shola Orloff( Book )
10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Perverse politics? : feminism, anti-imperialism, multiplicity by Ann Shola Orloff( Book )
6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
In this special issue, we address what we refer to as 'perversity of the political' or 'perverse politics': namely, the assumptions political theory and movements, and in our specific case feminism, often make on behalf of their subjects, and how their subjects, in return, perform individual and collective contrariness, unruliness and resistance to what is expected or desired from their 'subjectivity'. Specifically focusing on the themes of 'false consciousness', multiplicity, and uneasy alliances, the papers collected here seek to empirically lay out a number of such 'perverse' moments, and offer anti-imperialist feminist alternatives to second wave feminism's often reductive understandings of freedom; emancipation; oppression; empowerment and democracy
The politics of pensions : a comparative analysis of the origins of pensions and old age insurance in Canada, Great Britain and the United States, 1880s-1930s by Ann Shola Orloff( Archival Material )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Ending the entitlement of poor mothers, expanding the claims of poor employed parents : gender, race, class in contemporary US social policy by Ann Shola Orloff( Article )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Gender in the welfare state by Ann Shola Orloff( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Farewell to maternalism : welfare reform, liberalism, and the end of mothers' right to choose between employment and full-time care by Ann Shola Orloff( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Gender and the social rights of citizenship : the comparative analysis of gender relations and welfare states by Ann Shola Orloff( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The many hands of the state : theorizing political authority and social control ( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"The state is central to social scientific and historical inquiry today, reflecting its importance in domestic and international affairs. States kill, coerce, fight, torture, and incarcerate, yet they also nurture, protect, educate, redistribute, and invest. It is precisely because of the complexity and wide-ranging impacts of states that research on them has proliferated and diversified. Yet, too many scholars inhabit separate academic silos, and theorizing of states has become dispersed and disjointed. This book aims to bridge some of the many gaps between scholarly endeavors, bringing together scholars from a diverse array of disciplines and perspectives who study states and empires. The book offers not only a sample of cutting-edge research that can serve as models and directions for future work, but an original conceptualization and theorization of states, their origins and evolution, and their effects"--
States, markets, families : gender, liberalism, and social policy in Australia, Canada, Great Britain, and the United States by Julia S O'Connor( file )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The 1990s have seen dramatic restructuring of state social provision in the US, the UK, Canada and Australia. This has occurred largely because of the rise of market liberalism, which challenges the role of the state. This important book examines the impact of changes in social policy regimes on gender roles and relations. Structured thematically and systematically comparative, it analyses three key policy areas: labor markets, income maintenance and reproductive rights. Largely driven by issues of equality, it considers the role of the state as a site for gender and sexual politics at a time when primacy is given to the market, developing an argument about social citizenship in the process. Eminent scholars in the field, Julia O'Connor, Ann Orloff and Sheila Shaver make a landmark contribution to debates about social policy and gender relations in this era of economic restructuring and deregulation
Explaining US welfare reform : power, gender, race and the US policy legacy by Ann Shola Orloff( file )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Gender in early U.S. social policy by Ann Shola Orloff( Article )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Why not equal protection? by Ann Shola Orloff( Article )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Gender by Ann Shola Orloff( Article )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Gender and the social rights of citizenship : the comparative analysis of gender relations and welfare states by Ann Shola Orloff( Article )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Ann Shola Orloff Sociologist
Orloff, Ann S.
Languages
English (105)
Spanish (1)
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