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Social Security

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  • Social Security Programs and Retirement around the Worldby David A. Wise

    University of Chicago Press 2012; US$ 100.00

    In nearly every industrialized country, large aging populations and increased life expectancy have placed enormous pressure on social security programs—and, until recently, the pressure has been compounded by a trend toward retirement at an earlier age. With a larger fraction of the population receiving benefits, in coming decades social security... more...

  • Strategic Nuclear Sharingby Julian Schofield

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 105.00

    The sharing of nuclear weapons technology between states is unexpected, because nuclear weapons are such a powerful instrument in international politics, but sharing is not rare. This book proposes a theory to explain nuclear sharing and surveys its rich history from its beginnings in the Second World War. more...

  • Introduction to Social Securityby John Ditch

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 61.95

    An up-to-date text on an important social policy issue that needs constant updating. Essential reading for all students on social policy and administration courses. more...

  • The East Asian Welfare Modelby Roger Goodman; Huck-Ju Kwon; Gordon White

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 72.95

    Offers the first broad-ranging study of the development and implementation of various welfare systems in East Asia, unfolding the reality behind the rhetoric in this important area. more...

  • Reassembling Social Securityby Carmelo Mesa-Lago

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 54.99

    The reform of social security pensions and healthcare is a key issue for the modern world, and in many ways Latin America has acted as a social laboratory for the reform of these systems. This is the first book to comprehensively study these influential reforms in Latin America's pension and health care systems. - ;The reform of social security... more...

  • Examining Intelligence-Led Policingby Adrian James

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 105.00

    This book provides a critical analysis of the employment of intelligence-led policing (ILP) strategies. It aims to convey a better understanding of some of the realities of the police investigative and criminal intelligence worlds, and to examine what the story of intelligence-led policing tells us about policing and the police organization. more...

  • Segregated Origins of Social Securityby Mary Poole

    The University of North Carolina Press 2006; US$ 28.00

    The relationship between welfare and racial inequality has long been understood as a fight between liberal and conservative forces. In The Segregated Origins of Social Security , Mary Poole challenges that basic assumption. Meticulously reconstructing the behind-the-scenes politicking that gave birth to the 1935 Social Security Act, Poole demonstrates... more...

  • Who Speaks for the Poorby Richard A. Jr Hays

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 49.95

    This book addresses the central question of how the interests of the poor gain representation in the political process by examining the interest group system. more...

  • Human Security and the Chinese Stateby Robert Bedeski

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 49.95

    Offering a fresh and unique approach to surveying the historical transformations of the Chinese state, this book focuses on human security in contrast with the twenty-first century obsession with national security. more...

  • Prisoners of Wantby Matt Perry

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2007; US$ 144.95

    Prisoners of Want examines the experience of the unemployed and their protests in France in the turbulent interwar years. It considers the peculiarities of the French experience of mass unemployment and explores the relationship between these movements and the authorities, both government policy-makers and those concerned with public order. The book... more...