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A Care Crisis in the Nordic Welfare States?Care Work, Gender Equality and Welfare State Sustainability

A Care Crisis in the Nordic Welfare States?: Care Work, Gender Equality and Welfare State Sustainability

Lise Lotte Hansen, Hanne Marlene Dahl, and Laura Horn (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447361343
eISBN:
9781447361381
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447361343.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book considers the impact of neoliberal policies and ideology on the status of care work in Nordic countries. With new research perspectives and empirical analyses, the book assesses challenges ... More

Ideas and the Use of Force in American Foreign PolicyPresidential Decision-Making in a Post-Cold War World

Ideas and the Use of Force in American Foreign Policy: Presidential Decision-Making in a Post-Cold War World

Morgan T. Rees

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529215908
eISBN:
9781529215939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529215908.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The decision to mount an armed foreign intervention is one of the most consequential that a US president can take. This book sets out to explain why and when presidents choose to use force. The book ... More

Fuelling InsecurityEnergy Securitization in Azerbaijan

Fuelling Insecurity: Energy Securitization in Azerbaijan

Aurora Ganz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529216691
eISBN:
9781529216721
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529216691.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This book explores energy securitization in Azerbaijan through a sociological approach that combines discourse with a practice-oriented analysis. The study focuses on the national, international and ... More

International Organizations and Small StatesParticipation, Legitimacy and Vulnerability

International Organizations and Small States: Participation, Legitimacy and Vulnerability

Jack Corbett, Xu Yi-chong, and Patrick Weller

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529207682
eISBN:
9781529207705
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529207682.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Multilateralism and the institutions of global governance are premised on two norms: the sovereignty equality of states and the right to development. This book considers how actors interpret these ... More

A Public Health Emergency of International ConcernBetween International Law and Politics

A Public Health Emergency of International Concern: Between International Law and Politics

Mark Eccleston-Turner and Clare Wenham

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529219333
eISBN:
9781529219364
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529219333.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Amid a global health emergency, the process for declaring a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) is at a crossroads. As a formal declaration by the World Health Organization, a ... More

Women, media and electionsRepresentation and Marginalization in British Politics

Women, media and elections: Representation and Marginalization in British Politics

Emily Harmer

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529204940
eISBN:
9781529204988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529204940.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

In the century since women were first eligible to stand and vote in British general elections, they have relied on news media to help them gain information about politics, and to represent their ... More

The Changing Politics and Policy of Austerity

The Changing Politics and Policy of Austerity

Stephen McBride, Bryan Evans, and Dieter Plehwe (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447359517
eISBN:
9781447359548
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447359517.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This collection of original essays explores the myriad expressions of austerity since the 2008 financial crisis. Case studies drawn from Canada, Australia and the European Union provide extensive ... More

The Next Welfare State?UK Welfare after COVID-19

The Next Welfare State?: UK Welfare after COVID-19

Christopher Pierson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447361190
eISBN:
9781447361220
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447361190.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book considers the state of the British welfare regime after COVID-19 and the prospects for progressive change. It considers what has happened to the welfare state as a ‘strategy of equality’ in ... More

Local Government in EuropeNew Perspectives and Democratic Challenges

Local Government in Europe: New Perspectives and Democratic Challenges

Marta Lackowska, Katarzyna Szmigiel-Rawska, and Filipe Teles (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529217186
eISBN:
9781529217216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529217186.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This book provides a comprehensive coverage of current challenges to the very essence of local self- government. Authors from different European countries present a picture of the current situation ... More

Three Roads to the Welfare StateLiberalism, Social Democracy and Christian Democracy

Three Roads to the Welfare State: Liberalism, Social Democracy and Christian Democracy

Bryan Fanning

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447360322
eISBN:
9781447360353
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447360322.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The development of social policy in Europe is explored in this accessible intellectual history and analysis of the welfare state. From the Industrial Revolution onwards, the book identifies three ... More

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