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  • Political Pluralismby Kung Chuan Hsiao

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Many Faces of Populismby Barbara Wejnert; Dwayne Woods

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 114.95

    The objective of this edited volume is to provide an answer by examining "the many faces of populism." The unifying element across the different explorations of the phenomenon of populism is that there is a shared genus that allows for a typology of the different faces of populism and a demarcation of what is not a form of populism. more...

  • Revisiting the Welfare Stateby Robert Page

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 46.00

    What was the impact of the Second World War on the development of the welfare state? Did Attlee's pioneering post-war Labour governments create the welfare state and a socialist society? This title provides an account of the British welfare state after 1940. It re-examines commonly held assumptions about the post-war welfare state. more...

  • Administering Civil Societyby Mark Neocleous

    Palgrave Macmillan 1996; US$ 163.00

    To preserve social order the state must administer civil society, with a threefold purpose - the fashioning of the market, the constitution of legal subjectivity and the subsumption of struggle. In Administering Civil Society Mark Neocleous offers a rethinking of the state-civil society distinction through the idea of political administration. This... more...

  • Sozialhilfeby Toni Wirz; Der Schweizerische Beobachter; Andras Eduard/iStockphoto; Ursula Binggeli; Focus Grafik

    Beobachter-Edition 2012; US$ 23.99

    Im einzigen Schweizer Ratgeber zum Thema Sozialhilfe erfahren Betroffene, womit sie rechnen können und wo die Sozialhilfe ihre Grenzen hat. Wie vorgehen, wenn das Geld nicht reicht? Was muss ich selber beitragen? Müssen die Angehörigen sich beteiligen? Was sind die Grundlagen zur Berechnung des Unterstützungsbeitrags? Was bedeuten Begriffe wie... more...

  • Ressourcen im Sozialstaat und in der Sozialen Arbeitby Alban Knecht; Franz-Christian Schubert

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2012; US$ 29.87

    Mit dem Ressourcenbegriff werden heute neue Sichtweisen und methodische Ansätze in Sozialpolitik, Sozialarbeit, Pädagogik und Psychologie verbunden, ins Zentrum rücken die Fähigkeiten und Möglichkeiten des Klienten. Der Band vermittelt ein mehrdimensionales Konzept von Ressourcen, das die Betrachtung von Einkommen, Bildung, sozialen Netzwerken, Gesundheit... more...

  • Local Politics in Communist Countriesby Daniel N. Nelson

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    There are many reasons why it is important to study local politics -- political culture, government, political process -- in Communist party states. As in all politics, local politics in Communist party states are the political articulation of the local community. This is the political arena where policies concerning local issues are formulated by... more...

  • Von der Idee zur Institution: Eine soziologische Analyse des Grundeinkommens als Grundrechtby Jan Heider

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 22.40

    Was steht mit dem bedingungslosen Grundeinkommen wirklich zur Debatte: Eine neue Form der Armutsbekämpfung? Die Anerkennung von Familien- und Sorgearbeit? Oder lediglich ein Recht auf Müßiggang? Tatsächlich wird mit dem Grundeinkommen nichts weniger als ein neues Grundrecht diskutiert, mit dem eine neue Dimension individueller Autonomie einherginge.... more...

  • The OECD and European Welfare Statesby Klaus Armingeon; Michelle Beyeler

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2004; US$ 40.00

    The OECD includes the richest nations in the world. It issues recommendations on economic and social policies. Is its counsel on welfare state policies coherent? And is it followed by member states in Western Europe? These are the guiding questions of this book, which is a first to deal with such issues. more...

  • Political Failure by Agreementby G. Wegner

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00

    Reconsiders economic liberalism from the viewpoint of political liberalism. This book argues that advocates of economic liberalism overlook empirical political preferences. It attempts to reinforce the claim that liberal economic policies are conducive to prosperity in society. It is intended for students of global governance and political theory. more...