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The politics of welfare

continuities and change

by Deakin, Nicholas.

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Published by Harvester Wheatsheaf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Public welfare -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- Social policy -- 1979-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNicholas Deakin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV248 .D34 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 268 p. :
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL854476M
      ISBN 100745014305
      LC Control Number95135533
      OCLC/WorldCa30439151

      Many scholars have addressed specific aspects of this subject, but until now there has been no single integrated overview. Race and the Politics of Welfare Reform is designed to fill this need and provide a forum for a range of voices and perspectives that reaffirm the key role race has played--and continues to play--in our approach to poverty. The welfare states of the affluent democracies now stand at the centre of political discussion and social conflict. In this book, which grew out of two conferences held at the Center for European Studies, Harvard University, in November and October , an international team of leading analysts reject simplistic claims about the impact of economic ‘globalization’.

      The first study to explore the origins of welfare in the context of local politics, this book examines the first public welfare policy created specifically for mother-only families. Chicago initiated the largest mothers’ pension program in the United States in Evolving alongside movements for industrial justice and women’s suffrage, the mothers’ pension movement hoped to provide. Piven's challenging observation offers a thought-provoking counterpoint to the national discussion of race in welfare policy. As the final essay, her sharp critique of the welfare system is a powerful rejoinder to the book's invitation to rethink the problems and possibilities of race in welfare politics.

      Welfare state concept gains different aspects in different countries according to their cultural, social, political, and economic legacies and historical developments. Welfare state aims at providing welfare of the individual citizens. According to the demands of labor market and civil society, welfare state intervenes in the doradical.com: Esra Dundar Aravacik. Today’s right still turns to 19th-century pseudoscientific ideas of ‘human breeding’ to avoid responsibility for social problems, says science journalist Angela Saini.


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