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Title The Oxford handbook of the welfare state / edited by Francis G. Castles [and others]

Publ Info Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCE Main Collection  JC479 .O94 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  JC479 .O94 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  JC479 .O94 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  JC479 .O94 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxx, 876 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Series Oxford handbooks of political science
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [721]-820) and index
Contents Introduction/ Francis G. Castles ... [et al.] -- Ethics / Stuart White -- Intellectual roots / Chris Pierson & Matthieu Leimgruber -- Critics and beyond / Desmond King & Fiona Ross -- The emergence of the western welfare state / Stein Kuhnle & Anne Sander -- Post-war welfare state development / frank Nullmeier & Franz-Xavier Kaufmann -- Research methods / Edwin Amenta & Alexander Hicks -- Public and private social welfare / Willem Adema & Peter Whiteford -- Families versus state and market / Mary Daly -- Disciplinary perspectives / Einar Øverbye -- Needs and risks in the welfare state / Jan Zutavern & Martin Kohli -- Democracy and capitalism / Torben Iversen -- Unions and employers / Bernhard Ebbinghaus -- Parties / Manfred G. Schmidt -- Political institutions / Ellen M. Immergut -- Public attitudes / Stefan Svallfors -- Gender / Ann Shola Orloff -- Religion / Kees Van Kersbergen & Philip Manow -- Migration and ethnic minorities / Stephen Castles & Carl-Ulrik Schierup -- European Union / Gerda Falkner -- Intergovernmental organizations / Klaus Armingeon -- Social expenditures and revenues / Herbert Obinger & Uwe Wagschal -- Old-age pensions / Karl Hinrichs & Julia F. Lynch -- Health / Richard Freeman & Heinz Rothgang -- Long-term care / August Österle & Heinz Rothgang -- Work accident and sickness benefits / Olli Kangas -- Disability / Mark Priestley -- Unemployment insurance / Ola Sjöberg, Joakim Palme & Eero Carroll -- Labour market activation / Lane Kenworthy -- Social assistance / Thomas Bahle, Michaela Pfeifer & Claus Wendt -- Family benefits and services / Jonathan Bradshaw & Naomi Finch -- Housing / Tony Fahey & Michelle Norris -- Education / Marius R. Busemeyer & Rita Nikolai -- The social rights of citizenship / John D. Stephens -- Inequality and poverty / Peter Saunders -- Macroeconmoic outcomes / Isabela Mare -- Welfare retrenchment / Jonah D. Levy -- Models of the welfare state / Wil A. Arts & John Gelissen -- The Nordic countries / Mikko Kautto -- Continental western Europe / Bruno Palier -- The south European countries / Maurizio Ferrera -- The English-speaking countries / Francis G. Castles -- Latin America / Evelyne Huber & Juan Bogliaccini -- East Asia / Ito Peng & Joseph Wong -- Eastern Europe and Russia / Linda J. Cook -- The sustainability of western welfare states / Howard Glennerster -- The global future of welfare states / Ian Gough & Göran Therborn
Note This title is an authoritative and definitive guide to the contemporary welfare state
LC subject Welfare state
Add Author Castles, Francis G. (Francis Geoffrey), 1943-
Link Online version: Oxford handbook of the welfare state. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010 (OCoLC)666377950
ISBN 9780199579396 (hbk.)
0199579393 (hbk.)