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Welfare states in transition : national adaptations in global economies

Author: Gøsta Esping-Andersen
Publisher: London : Sage Publ., 1997.
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This text provides a comparative analysis of contemporary and future changes in welfare states, looking at the different patterns found in Europe, North America, the Antipodes, and the emerging  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gøsta Esping-Andersen
ISBN: 0761950486 9780761950486 0761950478 9780761950479
OCLC Number: 174437106
Description: XII, 276 Seiten
Contents: Foreword - Dharam GhaiAfter the Golden Age? Welfare State Dilemmas in a Global Economy - G[sl]osta Esping-AndersenPART ONE: DECLINE OR RENEWAL IN THE ADVANCED WELFARE STATES?The Scandinavian Welfare States - John D Stephens Achievements, Crisis and ProspectsWelfare States without Work - G[sl]osta Esping-Andersen The Impasse of Labour Shedding and Familialism in Continental European Social PolicyNeeds-Based Strategies of Social Protection in Australia and New Zealand - Francis G CastlesWhen Markets Fail - John Myles Social Welfare in Canada and the United StatesPART TWO: EMERGING NEW WELFARE STATES?Options for Social Policy in Latin America - Evelyne Huber Neoliberal versus Social Democratic ModelsThe East Asian Welfare States - Roger Goodman and Ito Peng Peripatetic Learning, Adaptive Change and Nation-BuildingSocial Protection in Central and Eastern Europe - Guy Standing A Tale of Slipping Anchors and Torn Safety NetsCONCLUSIONPositive-Sum Solutions in a World of Trade-Offs? - G[sl]osta Esping-Andersen
Responsibility: ed. by Gøsta Esping-Andersen.


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