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Social policy and citizenship : the changing landscape

Social policy and citizenship : the changing landscape

Author: Adalbert Evers; Anne-Marie Guillemard
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: International policy exchange series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

In both Europe and America, the landscape of social policies has undergone fundamental changes in recent decades, especially in endeavors to develop new welfare arrangements. How does this affect  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adalbert Evers; Anne-Marie Guillemard
ISBN: 9780199754045 0199754047
OCLC Number: 875768986
Description: x, 404 p. ; 26 cm.
Contents: Part I. General ; 1. Introduction: Marshall's Concept of Citizenship and Contemporary Welfare Reconfiguration ; Adalbert Evers and Anne-Marie Guillemard ; 2. Towards a Post-Marshallian Framework for the Analysis of Social Citizenship ; Hakan Johansson and Bjorn Hvinden ; 3. Changing Perspectives on Social Citizenship: A Cross-time Comparison ; Jane Jenson ; 4. Citizenship in the Enabling State: The Changing Balance of Rights and Obligations ; Neil Gilbert ; 5. To What Extent Can the European Union Deliver "Social Citizenship" to Its Citizens? ; Jean-Claude Barbier ; Part II. Country Cases: Western Europe ; 6. Social Citizenship in New Labour's New "Active" Welfare State: The Case of the United Kingdom ; Ruth Lister ; 7. Changes in Social Citizenship in France in a Comparative Perspective: "Activation Strategies" and Their Traces ; Jean-Claude Barbier ; 8. Italy: A Territorial and Generational Divide in Social Citizenship ; Valeria Fargion ; 9. A Fuzzy Picture. Social Citizenship in Post-corporatist Germany ; Ingo Bode ; 10. The Iron Law of Rights: Citizenship and Individual Empowerment in Modern Sweden ; Lars Tragardh and Lars Svedberg ; Part III. Country Cases: Eastern Europe ; 11. The Policy of Activation in the Czech Republic and Citizenship Rights ; Tomas Sirovatka ; 12. Fragmented Social Rights in Hungary's Post-communist Welfare State ; Julia Szalai ; 13. The Two Decades of Social Policy in Poland: From Protection to Activation of Citizens ; Marek Rymsza ; 14. Discourses on Social Rights in the Czech Republic ; Martin Potucek ; Part IV. Conclusions ; 15. Reconfiguring Welfare and Reshaping Citizenship ; Adalbert Evers and Anne-Marie Guillemard
Series Title: International policy exchange series
Responsibility: edited by Adalbert Evers, Anne-Marie Guillemard.


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