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  • Researching Poverty

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Bradshaw, Roy Sainsbury

    This title was first published in 2000:  This collection of papers reviews the theory, method and policy relevance of post-war poverty research. It is designed to contribute to bringing high quality research in this area back to the centre of both social research and informed policy debate.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Economic Globalization and the Citizens' Welfare State

    Sweden, UK, Japan, US, 1st Edition

    By Hiroto Tsukada

    This title was first published in 2001: Examining the future of the welfare state in four globalizing economies - Sweden, UK, Japan and US - this book presents a detailed analysis of the ways in which social and economic aspects of these welfare states have altered under growing market-first…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Evaluating Public Programmes: Contexts and Issues

    1st Edition

    By Ian Shaw

    This title was first published in 2000: A detailed study of a number of key issues arising in evaluation research, in particular the impact of context upon evaluation findings and the implication context has for methodology. Providing case study illustrations, the work includes discussion of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Boundaries of European Social Citizenship

    EU Citizens’ Transnational Social Security in Regulations, Discourses and Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Amelina, Emma Carmel, Ann Runfors, Elisabeth Scheibelhofer

    This edited collection contributes to studies of intra-EU migration and mobility, welfare, and European social citizenship by focusing on transnational labour movements from new to the old EU member states (Hungary–Austria, Bulgaria–Germany, Poland–UK and Estonia–Sweden). The volume provides a…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Routledge International Handbook of Poverty

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bent Greve

    The first of the UN Millennium Goals was to reduce extreme poverty and in 2014 it was halved compared to 1990, and now the goal is to eradicate poverty and hunger by 2030. The reduction in poverty is, to a high degree, the consequence of the rapid economic development in a few countries,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Privatization of Care

    The Case of Nursing Homes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Armstrong, Hugh Armstrong

    Nursing homes are where some of the most vulnerable live and work. In too many homes, the conditions of work make it difficult to make care as good as it can be. For the last eight years an international team from Germany, Sweden, Norway, the UK, the US and Canada have been searching for promising…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge
    Aging and Society

  • Reciprocal Relationships and Well-being

    Implications for Social Work and Social Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maritta Törrönen, Carol Munn-Giddings, Laura Tarkiainen

    A sense of participation and opportunities to share and participate in activities or groups that are important to them are crucial factors in human wellbeing. This book provides a robust empirical and theoretical analysis of reciprocity and its implications for social work and social policy…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Nordic Nationalism and Penal Order

    Walling the Welfare State, 1st Edition

    By Vanessa Barker

    In late summer 2015, Sweden embarked on one of the largest self-described humanitarian efforts in its history, opening its borders to 163,000 asylum seekers fleeing the war in Syria. Six months later this massive effort was over. On January 4, 2016, Sweden closed its border with Denmark. This…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Welfare State Transformation in the Yugoslav Successor States

    From Social to Unequal, 1st Edition

    By Marija Stambolieva

    Welfare states are the product of economic, political and social interactions, and undergo changes as these interactions transform. Existing welfare state theories mainly tend to explain the emergence and development of the welfare state in the western, industrialized and capitalist world. While…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge
    Social Welfare Around the World

  • The Routledge Handbook of Global Child Welfare

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Dolan, Nick Frost

    In the context of the increasing global movement of people and a growing evidence base for differing outcomes in child welfare, Routledge Handbook of Global Child Welfare provides a compelling account of child welfare, grounded in the latest theory, policy and practice. Drawing on eminent…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge

  • Cultural and Social Division in Contemporary Japan

    Rethinking Discourses of Inclusion and Exclusion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yoshikazu Shiobara, Kohei Kawabata, Joel Matthews

    The recent manifestation of exclusionism in Japan has emerged at a time of intensified neoliberal economic policies, increased cross-border migration brought on by globalization, the elevated threat of global terrorism, heightened tensions between East Asian states over historical and territorial…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • The Future of Work, Technology, and Basic Income

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Cholbi, Michael Weber

    Technological advances in computerization and robotics threaten to eliminate countless jobs from the labor market in the near future. These advances have reignited the debate about universal basic income. The essays in this collection offer unique and compelling perspectives on the ever-changing…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

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