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Generational Tensions and Solidarity Within Advanced Welfare States

Generational Tensions and Solidarity Within Advanced Welfare States

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Abstract: This book explores generation as both a reference to family or kinship structures, and a reference to cohorts or age sets. The principal objective is branching out this two-part concept through studies of tensions and solidarity within and between gene...

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Sustainable Modernity : The Nordic Model and Beyond

Sustainable Modernity : The Nordic Model and Beyond

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Abstract: The Open Access version of this book, available at https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9781351765633, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 license. In the 21st century, Norway, Denmark and Swe...

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State of Empowerment : Low-Income Families and the New Welfare State

State of Empowerment : Low-Income Families and the New Welfare State

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Abstract: On weekday afternoons, dismissal bells signal not just the end of the school day but also the beginning of another important activity: the federally funded after-school programs that offer tutoring, homework help, and basic supervision to millions of A...

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Is it possible to achieve a good life for all within planetary boundaries?

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Source(s): Third World Quarterly. Jan2019, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p18-35. 18p. 6 Charts, 3 Graphs.

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Abstract: The safe and just space framework devised by Raworth calls for the world's nations to achieve key minimum thresholds in social welfare while remaining within planetary boundaries. Using data on social and biophysical indicators provided by O'Neill et a...

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Soziale Ungleichheit im Sozialstaat : Die Bundesrepublik Deutschland und Großbritannien im Vergleich

Soziale Ungleichheit im Sozialstaat : Die Bundesrepublik Deutschland und Großbritannien im Vergleich

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Abstract: Soziale Ungleichheit fordert moderne Gesellschaften permanent heraus. Der Sozialstaat kann Ungleichheiten abbauen, aber auch verstetigen und sogar selbst erzeugen. Der vorliegende Band untersucht am Beispiel Deutschlands und Großbritanniens, wie diese ...

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Is there a Common Path that could have Conditioned the Degree of Welfare State Development in Latin America and the Caribbean?

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Source(s): Bulletin of Latin American Research. Oct2017, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p459-476. 18p.

Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to re-examine from a multidimensional perspective the possible existence of a single path that could have conditioned the degree of welfare state development ( WSD) in Latin America. Economic/industrial development, trade-o...

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The Transformation of Welfare States?

The Transformation of Welfare States?

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Abstract: This accessible work provides a ‘political sociology'of welfare states in industrial societies, with both historical and contemporary perspectives. Ellison focuses on the social and political underpinnings of a number of welfare regimes and looks at th...

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Athlete Activism : Contemporary Perspectives

Athlete Activism : Contemporary Perspectives

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Abstract: This book examines the phenomenon of athlete activism across all levels of sport, from elite and international sport, to collegiate and semi-pro, and asks what this tells us about the relationship between sport and wider society. With contributions fro...

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A life worth living: Temporality, care, and personhood in the Danish welfare state.

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Source(s): American Ethnologist. Feb2018, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p20-33. 14p.

Abstract: Omsorg for et individ, der er på grænsen af livet, kan begrebsliggøres som et substitutionsarbejde, hvor læger, forskere, sygeplejersker og social‐ og sundhedsassistenter træder i stedet for det individ, de drager omsorg for. Feltarbejde i tre forskell...

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The Future of Welfare State Politics.

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Source(s): Political Science Research & Methods; Apr2020, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p386-390, 5p

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Abstract: Copyright of Political Science Research & Methods is the property of Cambridge University Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, u...

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