Modern Welfare States : Scandinavian Politics and Policy in the Global Age, 2nd Edition Paperback / softback
Einhorn and Logue analyze the political, economic, and social challenges facing five small, affluent, and advanced industrial democracies in Scandinavia: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.
Updated and expanded from its successful predecessor, this edition emphasizes how global and European developments have affected democratic policymaking in areas such as: * Social welfare policy * Employment policy * Labor relations * Economic policy * Social change A comprehensive yet accessible survey of political history, governmental institutions, policymaking, political parties, interest groups, political culture, and foreign relations is also included.
The comparative and interdisciplinary focus makes this a stimulating source of ideas for anyone interested in democracy and social justice in the global era.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 424 pages
- Publisher: ABC-CLIO
- Publication Date: 30/07/2003
- Category: Social welfare & social services
- ISBN: 9780275950583