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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

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

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

The Political Formulation of Policy SolutionsArguments, Arenas, and Coalitions

The Political Formulation of Policy Solutions: Arguments, Arenas, and Coalitions

Philippe Zittoun, Frank Fischer, and Nikolaos Zahariadis (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529210347
eISBN:
9781529210378
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529210347.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The book revisits the stage of formulating policy solutions by investigating the basic political dimensions inherent to this critical phase of the policy process. It focuses attention on how ... More

The Struggle for Social SustainabilityMoral Conflicts in Global Social Policy

The Struggle for Social Sustainability: Moral Conflicts in Global Social Policy

Christopher Deeming (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447356103
eISBN:
9781447356141
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356103.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The ongoing social crises and moral conflicts evident in global social policy debates are addressed in this book. The book focuses on the ‘social’ of social policy, which is increasingly conceived in ... More

Policy Analysis in Ireland

Policy Analysis in Ireland

John Hogan and Mary P. Murphy (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447350897
eISBN:
9781447353256
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350897.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This volume constitutes the Irish element in the ever-expanding International Library of Policy Analysis series, edited by Michael Howlett and Iris Geva-May and published by Policy Press. It provides ... More

Policy Analysis in Colombia

Policy Analysis in Colombia

Pablo Sanabria-Pulido and Nadia Rubaii (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447347712
eISBN:
9781447348412
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447347712.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book is an innovative and systematic overview of policy analysis in Colombia and an instructive view of how it might help studies elsewhere. It casts new light on Colombia in a systematic ... More

Austerity, Welfare and WorkExploring Politics, Geographies and Inequalities

Austerity, Welfare and Work: Exploring Politics, Geographies and Inequalities

David Etherington

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447350088
eISBN:
9781447350118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350088.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The book provides fresh perspectives on the link between welfare policy and employment relations. A central argument of the book is that austerity in the work first policies (including Universal ... More

Designing Parental Leave PolicyThe Norway Model and the Changing Face of Fatherhood

Designing Parental Leave Policy: The Norway Model and the Changing Face of Fatherhood

Berit Brandth and Elin Kvande

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529201574
eISBN:
9781529201628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201574.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Many of the Nordic countries have designed parental leave policies in ways that can promote participation of fathers in child care. Norway was the first country to introduce a father-specific leave ... More

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