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Contradictions of the welfare state

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Welfare state.,
  • Democracy.,
  • Socialism.

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    StatementClaus Offe ; edited by John Keane
    SeriesStudies in contemporary German social thought
    ContributionsKeane, John, 1949-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC"325"O33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination310 p
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21159534M
    ISBN 100262650142
    LC Control Number83-18772

    THE SWEDISH WELFARE STATE: PROSPECTS AND CONTRADICTIONS by M. Donald Hancock For decades the Swedish welfare state has simultaneously fascinated and troubled outsiders. After the rise of the Social Democrats to long-term political power in and their subsequent success in initiating a comprehensive program ofCited by: 2. , Welfare or welfare state?: contradictions and dilemmas in social policy / David Marsland ; foreword by Baroness Thatcher St. Martin's Press New York Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.   The battle against them was fought by five gargantuan programmes that made up the core of the Welfare State: social security, health, education, housing and a policy of full employment. This book brilliantly captures the high hopes of the period in which the Welfare State was created and the cranky zeal of its inventor, William Beveridge.


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Everywhere, and from all sides, there are mounting attacks on the orthodox welfare state policies of stimulating private investment, reducing un­ employment, securing 'national defence' and administering various social needs.

Originally published inContradictions of the Welfare State is the first collection of Claus Offe’s essays to appear in a single volume in English.

The political writings in this volume are primarily concerned with the origins of the present difficulties of welfare capitalist states, and he indicates why in the present period, these states are no longer capable of fully managing the.

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The Welfare State is a failed Utopia. It is costly, inefficient and counterproductive. Governments everywhere are desperately seeking alternatives. Welfare or Welfare State. analyzes the deficiencies of state welfare: its muddled philosophy; its redundancy in an era of economic progress and prosperity; the extravagant costs of the Welfare State; the gross inefficiency arising from monopoly.

Originally published inContradictions of the Welfare State is the first collection of Claus Offe's essays to appear in a single volume in English. The political writings in this volume are primarily concerned with the origins of the present difficulties of welfare capitalist states, and he indicates why in the present period, these states.

Contradictions of the welfare state (Contemporary politics) Claus Offe "Contradictions of the Welfare State" is the first collection of Offe's essays to appear in a single volume in English, and it contains a selection of his most important recent work on the breakdown of the post-war settlement.

The Contradictions of ‘Welfare’ Ian Gough’s book sets out to explain the ‘welfare state’ by means of Marxist political economy. This entails outlining both what Marxist economics is and the nature of the ‘welfare state’, since Gough’s task is to bring Marxist theory to bear on the elaborate edifice of social.

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David Marsland, Welfare or Welfare State. Contradictions and Dilemmas in Social Policy, Macmillan, Hampshire and London,ix + pp., £45 hard, £ paper.

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The political writings in this book are primarily concerned with the origins of the present difficulties - what Offe 5/5(1). Welfare state reform occurs in all advanced capitalist democracies, but it does not occur in identical ways, to the same degree or with similar consequences.

In Comparative Welfare State Politics, Kees van Kersbergen and Barbara Vis explain the political opportunities and constraints of welfare state reform by asking 'big' by: The second regime is the state-managed capitalism of the 20th century.

Premised on large-scale industrial production and domestic consumerism in the core, underpinned by ongoing colonial and postcolonial expropriation in the periphery, this regime internalized social reproduction through state and corporate provision of social welfare.

The modern welfare state has been criticized on economic and moral grounds from all ends of the political have argued that the provision of tax-funded services or transfer payments reduces the incentive for workers to seek employment, thereby reducing the need to work, reducing the rewards of work and exacerbating poverty.

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Modern social welfare measures may include any of the following: the care of destitute adults; the treatment of the mentally ill; the rehabilitation of criminals; the care of destitute, neglected, and delinquent children; the care and relief of the sick or handicapped.

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The argument develops a general theory of the welfare state. What is meant by a 'welfare state' will be explained in the course of the argument, but it is also important to explain what a 'general theory' is, and so what kind of book this is.

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‘The Challenges to Liberalism’ deals with the rise of the ‘welfare state’—influenced by the ‘social democrats’—which played a role in the allocation of resources and mitigating the injustices of the capitalist system by providing basic needs and rights in. American Values and Social Welfare: Cultural Contradictions in the Welfare State.

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The Welfare State and Social Work: The Hesitant Pursuit of Social Justice critically assesses the historical, sociopolitical, and economic factors that have influenced social work policy and practice in the United viewing social welfare and social work in light of principles of social justice, this book offers a fresh perspective of their interplay and how this interaction affects.

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