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Political legitimacy and welfare state futures: Introduction

Chung, Heejung, Taylor-Gooby, Peter, Leruth, Benjamin (2018) Political legitimacy and welfare state futures: Introduction. Social Policy & Administration, 52 (4). pp. 835-846. ISSN 0144-5596. (doi:10.1111/spol.12400) (KAR id:65845)


Welfare attitudes are pivotal in understanding the preferences and demands of citizens to help

scale comparative survey data on attitudes, large numbers of studies of welfare attitudes have

as the background assumptions informing the questionnaire design and top down framing of

of relationships, especially pertaining to that of policy reform. This regional issue brings

provide some guidance for future studies. This paper first summarises the existing studies on

special issue. It concludes with some suggestions for future studies in welfare attitudes.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1111/spol.12400
Uncontrolled keywords: Welfare attitudes, Europe, political legitimacy, methods, welfare state futures
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research
Depositing User: Heejung Chung
Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2018 12:21 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 20:13 UTC
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