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The Resource The end of the welfare state? : responses to state retrenchment, edited by Peter Taylor-Gooby and Stefan Svallfors

The end of the welfare state? : responses to state retrenchment, edited by Peter Taylor-Gooby and Stefan Svallfors

Label
The end of the welfare state? : responses to state retrenchment
Title
The end of the welfare state?
Title remainder
responses to state retrenchment
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Taylor-Gooby and Stefan Svallfors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using the findings from up-to-date surveys in Europe, the US and Australasia, this book argues that, contrary to the claims of experts and policy makers, the welfare state is still highly popular amongst citizens
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
361.6/5
Index
index present
LC call number
HV51
LC item number
.E53 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor-Gooby, Peter
  • Svallfors, Stefan
Series statement
Routledge/E.S.A. studies in European society
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public welfare
  • Welfare state
Label
The end of the welfare state? : responses to state retrenchment, edited by Peter Taylor-Gooby and Stefan Svallfors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. 'Hollowing out' versus the new interventionism: Public attitudes and welfare futures / Peter Taylor-Gooby -- 2. Changing labour markets, new social divisions and welfare state support: Denmark in the 1990s / Jorgen Goul Andersen -- 3. The middle class and welfare state retrenchment: Attitudes to Swedish welfare policies / Stefan Svallfors -- 4. Who wants to preserve the 'Scandinavian service state'? Attitudes to welfare services among citizens and local government elites in Finland, 1992-6 / Helena Blomberg and Christian Kroll -- 5. Welfare state opinions among citizens, MP-candidates and elites: Evidence from Finland / Pauli Forma -- 6. Progressive taxation farewell? Attitudes to income redistribution and taxation in Sweden, Great Britain and the United States / Jonas Edlund -- 7. Within and without: Labour force status and political views in four welfare states / George Matheson and Michael Wearing -- 8. Need, citizenship or merit: Public opinion on pension policy in Australia, Finland and Poland / Pauli Forma and Olli Kangas -- 9. Egalitarianism, perception of conflicts and support for transformation in Poland / Krzysztof Zagorski -- 10. And what if the state fades away? The civilising process and the state / Zsuzsa Ferge
Control code
40311607
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780415207713
Lccn
98051386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The end of the welfare state? : responses to state retrenchment, edited by Peter Taylor-Gooby and Stefan Svallfors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. 'Hollowing out' versus the new interventionism: Public attitudes and welfare futures / Peter Taylor-Gooby -- 2. Changing labour markets, new social divisions and welfare state support: Denmark in the 1990s / Jorgen Goul Andersen -- 3. The middle class and welfare state retrenchment: Attitudes to Swedish welfare policies / Stefan Svallfors -- 4. Who wants to preserve the 'Scandinavian service state'? Attitudes to welfare services among citizens and local government elites in Finland, 1992-6 / Helena Blomberg and Christian Kroll -- 5. Welfare state opinions among citizens, MP-candidates and elites: Evidence from Finland / Pauli Forma -- 6. Progressive taxation farewell? Attitudes to income redistribution and taxation in Sweden, Great Britain and the United States / Jonas Edlund -- 7. Within and without: Labour force status and political views in four welfare states / George Matheson and Michael Wearing -- 8. Need, citizenship or merit: Public opinion on pension policy in Australia, Finland and Poland / Pauli Forma and Olli Kangas -- 9. Egalitarianism, perception of conflicts and support for transformation in Poland / Krzysztof Zagorski -- 10. And what if the state fades away? The civilising process and the state / Zsuzsa Ferge
Control code
40311607
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780415207713
Lccn
98051386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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