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  • Social Security: Beveridge and After

    1st Edition

    By Victor George

    Originally published in 1968, Social Security: Beveridge and After concentrates on the development of social security in the U.K. since the Beveridge report. The book looks at the system of Social Security, since it was unified with the Ministry of Social Security, and looks at the extent to which…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Origins of British Social Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Thane

    Originally published in 1978 The Origins of British Social Policy arose dissatisfaction with conventional approaches to the subject of welfare responsibilities in the state. This volume stresses the complexity of conscious and unconscious influences upon policy, which include such political…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Theories of Welfare

    1st Edition

    By Anthony Forder, Terry Caslin, Geoffrey Ponton, Sandra Walklate

    Originally published in 1984 Theories of Welfare looks at theories of social administration developed in different social science disciplines. The book ranges widely and gives concise coverage to the historical and intellectual background in which the theory emerged, the implicit or explicit value…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Approaches to Welfare

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Bean, Stewart MacPherson

    Originally published in 1983 Approaches to Welfare provides a unique introduction to the study of social welfare in Britain. The contributions, by distinguished figures in the field of social welfare and social policy, explore all the dimensions of the study of social welfare demonstrating that not…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Politics of the Welfare State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Oakley, Susan Williams

    Originally published in 1994 The Politics of the Welfare State looks at how the privatization and marketization of education, health and welfare services in the past decade have produced a concept of welfare that is markedly different from that envisaged when the welfare state was initially created…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Unservile State

    Essays in Liberty and Welfare, 1st Edition

    By George Watson

    Originally published in 1957, The Unservile State looks at the theme of liberty in the Welfare State. Has it survived Welfare – is it even better for it? What of Parliament and our civil liberties? Does the present state of property distribution, of industry, agriculture and our social services…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Welfare State

    Its Aims, Benefits and Costs, 1st Edition

    By J.F. Sleeman

    Originally published in 1973, The Welfare State traces the historical roots of the Welfare State and considers the problems to which it gives rise, especially in the allocation of resources. It focuses on the economic issue of meeting needs with scarce resources and compares the British experience…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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  • The Emergence of the Welfare State in Britain and Germany

    1850-1950, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang Mommsen

    Originally published in 1981 The Emergence of the Welfare State in Britain and Germany 1850-1950 is an edited collection on the history and future prospects of the modern welfare state. It attempts to pave the way for an analysis of the problems of the welfare state and its historical origins, and…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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  • Welfare State and Welfare Society

    Illusion and Reality, 1st Edition

    By William Alexander Robson

    Originally published in 1976, Welfare State and Welfare Society breaks away from the prevailing notion that the welfare state is mainly concerned with the well-being of the entire nation. The book distinguishes the welfare state from the welfare society, and shows that there is often a yawning gulf…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis

    6th Edition

    By E.J. Mishan, Euston Quah

    Cost-benefit analysis (CBA) is the systematic and analytical process of comparing benefits and costs in evaluating the desirability of a project or programme – often of a social nature. It attempts to answer such questions as whether a proposed project is worthwhile, the optimal scale of a proposed…

    Paperback – 2020-08-01 
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  • The Administrative Factor

    Papers in Organization, Politics and Development, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Schaffer

    Originally published in 1973, the chapters in this volume tackle a wide range of problems arising from this process of modernization. The first section looks at the discussion of ideas and theories about administration in the nineteenth century, when some organizational ideology became…

    Paperback – 2020-07-21 
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  • Global Equity in Administration

    Nervous Areas of Governments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan T. Gooden

    Governments around the world face the challenge of espousing principles of fairness but practicing inequity in their administration. Issues of equity and justice are fundamental concerns of government, and thus to public administrators, who constantly struggle to evaluate a country’s social climate…

    Hardback – 2020-07-20 
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