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Social justice and the welfare state in Central and Eastern Europe

the impact of privatization

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

  • Social justice -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses,
  • Privatization -- Social aspects -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Social conditions -- 1989- -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Demetrius S. Iatridis
    ContributionsIatridis, Demetrius S
    LC ClassificationsHN380.7.Z9 S64 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 254 p. ;
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17001385M
    ISBN 100275967913
    LC Control Number99016062

    This insightful book explores the role of both the family and the state in shaping the living conditions of the young and old in Europe. It provides a comparative theoretical and empirical analysis of age-related policies and welfare arrangements in Germany, France, Italy and Sweden. Gavin Rae is a sociologist in Warsaw. He has written extensively on the political and social changes in Poland and central and eastern Europe, including Poland's Return to Capitalism: From the Socialist Bloc to the European Union and Public Capital: The Commodification of Poland's Welfare State.

      Europe’s socialist (or “social democratic”) welfare state is collapsing under the load of unsustainable debt. There is no chance European politicians will ever make good on the many costly. Welfare Regimes in Central and Eastern Europe: Incorporating Post-Communist Countries in a Welfare Regime Typology Article (PDF Available) January with 2, Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Menno Fenger.

    Original language: English: Title of host publication: Social Justice and the Welfare State in Central Eastern Countries: Place of Publication: Connecticut, PraegerCited by: 1.   Abstract. Europe’s relationship with its Member States’ national welfare systems attracts the headlines nowadays. In particular, the negotiations regarding a new settlement for the UK in a reformed European Union and the referendum to follow, which may result in a UK exit from the EU (‘Brexit’), seem to have exposed the tensions in this relationship to a higher degree than : Ulla Neergaard.

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As such, the collection is invaluable for all scholars and researchers involved with contemporary Central and Eastern European public policy and social conditions. Social Justice and the Welfare State in Central and Eastern Europe: The Impact of Privatization (Hardcover).

Social justice is a concept of fair and just relations between the individual and society, as measured by the distribution of wealth, opportunities for personal activity, and social Western as well as in older Asian cultures, the concept of social justice has often referred to the process of ensuring that individuals fulfill their societal roles and receive what was their due.

Welfare State Development in Central and Eastern Europe: A State of the Art Literature Review 61 the policies, which constituted the core of the socialist and interwar period, have been ‘reconfi gured’ rather than fundamentally altered (Stark ). Hence, the beginning of the transition period was “a.

Tomasz Inglot: Welfare States in East Central Europe, – Cambridge Cambridge University Press, pp. There are not many books that present a de-tailed historical and cross-national compar-ative analysis of welfare state development spanning almost the entire 20th century.

Welfare States in East Central Europe is one ofFile Size: 67KB. The welfare state is a form of government in which the state protects and promotes the economic and social well-being of the citizens, based upon the principles of equal opportunity, equitable distribution of wealth, and public responsibility for citizens unable to avail themselves of the minimal provisions for a good life.

Sociologist T. Marshall described the modern welfare state as a. Human well being is intricately tied to the pursuit of social welfare and economic justice. As underscored recently by the American Political Science Association’s Task Force on Democracy, Economic Security and Social Justice in a Volatile World, the time is right for rethinking familiar assumptions about the relationship between state and society in the context of a broader understanding of.

Southern European Welfare States: Between Crisis and Reform - Kindle edition by Rhodes, Martin. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Southern European Welfare States: Manufacturer: Routledge.

The Nordic model comprises the economic and social policies as well as typical cultural practices common to the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden). This includes a comprehensive welfare state and multi-level collective bargaining based on the economic foundations of free-market capitalism, with a high percentage of the workforce unionised and a large percentage of.

Recension: The essay selected and published for the July issue tries to discredit “social justice” as illusory, while defending a minimal welfare state at the same time in order to “delineate a legitimate sphere of action for welfare state that might be treated as compatible with a free market order and rule of law”.

Doing so, the author Oskar Mulej (Central European University. Keywords: welfare state, Eastern Europe welfare model, Central Europe welfare model. Introduction Investigation of the welfare state as a phenomenon began in the middle of the 20th century, however, quality of life remains to be a relevant topic today (Bartkowiak-Bakun, ).

Social Justice and welfare reform And that is why we have embarked on the most radical reform of the welfare state ever. Funded through the. Focusing explicitly on the UK, the book nevertheless draws on examples and comparisions from other countries (including notably Australia and the US, but also countries in the EU and Central and Eastern Europe), and some of the concerns and arguments will be appreciated by readers elsewhere' - International Social Work.

The paper reviews recent socio-economic changes in the 10 new EU member states of Central and Eastern Europe and the earlier and latest debates on the emergence of the post-communist welfare state regime. It asks two questions: are the new EU member states more similar to each other in their social problems encountered than to the rest of the.

Social Europe Volume Two This book brings to you some of the best contributions published on Social Europe over the second half of in easily accessible ebook and paperback formats.

The collection is newly edited with a thematic focus on the rise of populism and also includes in text-form previously unpublished material from Social Europe. Welfare and social justice My central position in the project also can and does constrain our work since none of the development work or plans for the project are outside the scope of my ability.

The project is therefore constrained by the experience, abilities and skills of just one person. Welfare State Institutions and Welfare Politics in Central and Eastern Europe: The Political Background to Institutional Diversity1 Manabu SENGOKU Introduction With the consolidation of basic political and economic institutions after the regime transformation in Central and East European (CEE).

The Welfare State in Europe Economic and Social Perspectives. Second Edition. Pierre Pestieau and Mathieu Lefebvre. Measures the performance of individual welfare states to provide a unique assessment of where each welfare state stands in comparison to others.

EUROPE’S FAULT LINES: RACISM AND THE RISE OF THE RIGHT by Liz Fekete Verso, pp., $ European societies are, Fekete writes, “increasingly divided between citizens, demi-citizens and. Monitoring the Change in Social Inequality in Central and Eastern Europe Monitoring the Impact of Social Transfers 4.

Discussion Conclusion Conclusion Conclusion The New Welfare Consensus Globalization and the Issue of “Social Dumping” The Handbook of Social Policy is an attempt to document the now substantial body of knowledge about government social policies that has been accumulated since the study of social policy first emerged as an organized field of academic endeavor about 50 years ago.

The handbook has been compiled specifically for readers in the United States, and.The concluding section discusses whether public understandings of social justice have changed in conjunction with major welfare state reforms that have occurred throughout the OECD and considers the implications for the future of the welfare by: 5.