Yeates, Nicola (2001). Globalization and social policy. London, UK: Sage Publications Ltd.
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This book critically evaluates the relevance and implications of globalisation in relation to both the academic study of social policy and social welfare provision. It: examines the implications of globalisation for social policy analysis and provision; analyses how social policies and politics contribute to and shape globalising strategiees; argues that the degree to which globalisation gives rise to systematic changes in the funding, regulation and provision of welfare has been over-estimated; demonstrates that national and local forces remain decisive in understanding the development of social policy.
|Item Type:||Authored Book|
|Extra Information:||Italian edition - Globalazzione e politica sociale - by Edizioni Erickson) 2004.|
|Academic Unit/Department:||Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology|
|Interdisciplinary Research Centre:||Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
|Depositing User:||Nicola Yeates|
|Date Deposited:||27 Sep 2007|
|Last Modified:||02 Dec 2010 20:04|
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