Making a European Welfare State? Convergences and Conflicts over European Social Policy

Taylor-Gooby, Peter, ed. (2004) Making a European Welfare State? Convergences and Conflicts over European Social Policy. Broadening Perspectives in Social Policy . Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, 288 pp. ISBN 9781405121163. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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1. Introduction: Open markets versus Welfare Citizenship - Conflicting Approaches to Policy Convergence in Europe: Peter Taylor-Gooby. 2. Pressures on State Welfare in Post-industrial Societies: Is More or Less Better?: Mads Meier Jaeger and Jon Kvist. 3. When Is A Change Big Enough To Be A System Shift? Small System‑Shifting Changes in German and Finnish Pension Policies: Karl Hinrichs and Olli Kangas. 4. Organisational Restructuring in European Health Systems: The Role of Primary Care: Ana Rico, Richard B. Saltman and Wienke B.W. Boerma. 5. The Uncertain Convergence of Disability Policies in Western Europe: Bjørn Hvinden. 6. Adaptation to Labour Market Change in France and the UK: Convergent or Parallel Tracks?: Anne Daguerre and Peter Taylor-Gooby. 7. Mending Nets in the South: Anti-Poverty Policies in Greece, Italy, Portugal And Spain: Manos Matsaganis, Maurizio Ferrera, Luis Capucha and Luis Moreno. 8. The Trajectory of Welfare State Development: The Cases of Post-Communist Bulgaria and Romania: Dimitri A. Sotiropoulos, Ileana Neamtu and Maya Stoyanova. 9. Convergence in the Social Welfare Systems in Europe: From Goal to Reality: Denis Bouget.

Item Type: Edited book
Projects: [15] COSTA15 Programme: globalisation and welfare reform
Additional information: Author of chapters 1 and 6 published in paper and hardback
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Social Policy
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Date Deposited: 17 Jun 2008 17:16
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