Welfare Products

  • Cognitive Capitalism, Welfare and Labour

    The Commonfare Hypothesis, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Fumagalli, Alfonso Giuliani, Stefano Lucarelli, Carlo Vercellone

    This book deals with the transformations of both accumulation process and labour in the transition from a Fordist to a cognitive capitalism paradigm, with specific regard to Western economies. It outlines the advent, after industrial capitalism, of a new phase of the capitalist system in which the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-19
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • They Are Not Machines

    Korean Women Workers and their Fight for Democratic Trade Unionism in the 1970s, 1st Edition

    By Chun Soonok

    The multi-faceted tensions created in developing countries between a burgeoning popular desire for democracy and the harsh imperatives of modernisation and industrialisation are nowhere more evident than in the so-called 'Asian tiger' nations. Of all those nascent economies, South Korea in the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10

  • Disabled People and Economic Needs in the Developing World

    A Political Perspective from Jordan, 1st Edition

    By Majid Turmusani

    This book explores the economic situation of disabled people in developing countries focusing on rehabilitation and uses particpatory framework to community development. Although dealing specifically with a case study from Jordan, this needs assessment study provides comparisons with other…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10

  • Transitions to Adulthood Through Recession

    Youth and Inequality in a European Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Irwin, Ann Nilsen

    Long-running trends towards increasing inequality between the rich and poor across Europe have been exacerbated by the 2008 global financial crisis and its aftermath. As employment opportunities for young people diminish and as the welfare state is pulled back, pathways to adulthood change and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Welfare Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lucy A. Williams

    This title was first published in 2001: Welfare law is a legal field integral to most jurisprudential formulations, whether artificially designated as doctrinal, theoretical or practical. At its core, legal discourse regarding welfare challenges the formulations traditionally viewed as ’pre-legal’,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Wellbeing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Fleming, Matthew Manning

    The Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Wellbeing consists of five themes, namely, physical, social and emotional, economic, cultural and spiritual, and subjective wellbeing. It fills a substantial gap in the current literature on the wellbeing of Indigenous people and communities around the world.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Social Exclusion in Great Britain

    An Empirical Investigation and Comparison with the EU, 1st Edition

    By Matt Barnes

    Originally published in 2005. In Great Britain, the reduction of social exclusion has been at the forefront of New Labour's social policy since 1997. However, there is ambiguity about what the notion of social exclusion actually encompasses, caused in part by the limited extent of attempts to…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge Revivals

  • Neoliberalism, Nordic Welfare States and Social Work

    Current and Future Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Masoud Kamali, Jessica H. Jönsson

    How have three decades of neoliberalism affected the Nordic welfare states as well as the organisation, education and practices of social work in those countries? During recent decades the welfare states of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden have gone through dramatic changes infl uenced by the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18

  • Homelessness and Social Work

    An Intersectional Approach, 1st Edition

    By Carole Zufferey

    Drawing on intersectional theorising, Homelessness and Social Work highlights the diversities and complexities of homelessness and social work research, policy and practice. It invites social work students, practitioners, policy makers and academics to re-examine the subject by exploring how…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Measuring Welfare beyond Economics

    The genuine progress of Hong Kong and Singapore, 1st Edition

    By Claudio O. Delang, Yi Hang Yu

    Dissatisfaction with the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as an indicator of a country’s development or a population’s wellbeing led to the development of the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI). The GPI is an aggregate index of over 20 economic, social and environmental indicators, and accounts for both…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Providing Integrated Health and Social Services for Older Persons

    A European Overview of Issues at Stake, 1st Edition

    By Andy M. Alaszewski

    Originally published in 2004. Providing Integrated Health and Social Care for Older Persons - Issues, Problems and Solutions (PROCARE)" is a project in the EU Fifth Framework Programme (Quality of Life and Management of Living Resources, Area "The Ageing Population and Disabilities") that aims to…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge Revivals

  • Supported Housing

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    By Yoric Irving-Clarke

    This book covers the history of supported housing provision in the context of the broader political and theoretical considerations of the time in which the respective policies were being implemented. The book takes an historical perspective using path dependency as an analytical framework.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge Focus on Housing and Philosophy

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