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The emergence of the welfare states

by Douglas Elliott Ashford

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Published by Blackwell in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Welfare state,
  • Social policy,
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDouglas E. Ashford.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN28 .A84 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 352 p. ;
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2719582M
    ISBN 100631152113
    LC Control Number86012925

    The emergence of the welfare states Ashford, Douglas E. (Douglas Elliott), This comprehensive and comparative work traces the development of the welfare state in the United States, Britain, France, Germany and Sweden. The welfare states of affluent democracies now stand at the center of political discussion and social conflict. In these path-breaking essays, an international team of leading analysts demonstrate that the politics of social policy focus on the renegotiation, restructuring, and modernization of the post-war social contract rather than its dismantling.

    This book challenges the conventional wisdom that progressive taxation goes hand-in-hand with large public expenditures in mature welfare states and qualifies the partisan centred explanation that dominates the welfare state literature. The Social Policy of the Attlee Government. In The Emergence of the Welfare State in Britain and Germany. Over the past decade, Beyond the Welfare State? has become established as the key text on the emergence and development of welfare states. It offers a comprehensive and remarkably well–informed introduction to the ever more intense debates that surround the history and, still more importantly, the future of welfare in advanced industrialised states.

    Welfare is a type of government support for the citizens of that society. Welfare may be provided to people of any income level, as with social security (and is then often called a social safety net), but it is usually intended to ensure that people can meet their basic human needs such as food and e attempts to provide a minimal level of well-being, usually either a free- or a. The emergence of the welfare states. Add to My Bookmarks Export citation. Type Book Author(s) Douglas E. Ashford Date Publisher Basil Blackwell Pub place Oxford ISBN , Preview. This item appears on. List: HIH Section: Key Reading Next.


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