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Social Indicators : The EU and Social Inclusion: The EU and Social Inclusion

Tony Atkinson, Bea Cantillon, Eric Marlier, Brian Nolan - Political Science - 2002 - 256 pages
Social indicators are an important tool for evaluating a country's level of social development and for assessing the impact of policy. Such indicators are already in use in ...
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Globalization and Social Policy

Nicola Yeates - Globalization - 2001 - 195 pages
'This book exhibits the characteristics of all good social policy texts. It is fired by a commitment to welfare. It is informed by extensive multidisciplinary scholarship. It ...
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Demanding Work: The Paradox of Job Quality in the Affluent Economy

Francis Green - Business & Economics - 2006 - 225 pages
Since the early 1980s, a vast number of jobs have been created in the affluent economies of the industrialized world. Many workers are doing more skilled and fulfilling jobs ...
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Consensus, Cooperation and Conflict: The Policy Making Process in Denmark

Henning Jørgensen - Political Science - 2002 - 296 pages
Denmark is regarded by many as a model European country. In a short space of time unemployment rates have more than halved, inflation has remained low and the welfare state has ...
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Pensions in Development

Roger Charlton, Roddy McKinnon - Business & Economics - 2001 - 361 pages
Challenging conventional approaches to the delivery of sustainable social protection to the elderly in developing countries (DCs) and assessing the implications therein, this ...
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Sozialpolitik: Grundlagen und vergleichende Perspektiven

Michael Opielka - Deutschland - Sozialpolitik - Internationaler Vergleich - 2004 - 336 pages
Neben einem Überblick über den gegenwärtigen Stand der Theorien des Wohlfahrtsstaates und einem Abriss zu seiner Geschichte gibt das Buch detaillierte Auskünfte über die ...
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Men at Work: Labour, Masculinities, Development

Cecile Jackson - Social Science - 2001 - 248 pages
Gender analysis of development focuses on gender relations, rather than women and men as separate gender categories, but it has necessarily been women-orientated in its ...
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Social security and welfare: concepts and comparisons

Robert Walker - Political Science - 2005 - 354 pages
This introductory textbook provides a foundation for the systematic study of social security and means-tested social assistance.
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Health and Safety Needs of Older Workers

Committee on the Health and Safety Needs of Older Workers, Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council - Social Science - 2004 - 320 pages
Mirroring a worldwide phenomenon in industrialized nations, the U.S. is experiencing a change in its demographic structure known as population aging. Concern about the aging ...
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