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Beyond the workfare state

Labour Markets, Equalities And Human Rights

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Published by Policy Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Work & labour,
  • Labor,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business/Economics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMick Carpenter (Editor), Belinda Freda (Editor), Stuart Speeden (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12058053M
    ISBN 10186134872X
    ISBN 109781861348722

    A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. First published in , Beyond the Welfare State? has been thoroughly revised and updated for this new edition, which draws on the latest theoretical developments and empirical evidence. It remains the most comprehensive and sophisticated guide to the condition of the welfare state in a time of rapid and sometimes bewildering change. The opening chapters offer a scholarly but accessible.

    For a while now, I've been interested in reading Catherine Marshall, simply because I know that Richard Foster respects her very highly, and I respect Foster. I found this book, Beyond Our Selves, from , on a giveaway shelf, and I've been reading bits of it here and /5. Beyond the Welfare State. Yuval Levin the welfare state functions in practice through the administrative state — the network of public agencies that employ technical expertise and bureaucratic management to enforce rules and provide benefits and services. The case for such bureaucracy is a case for impartial efficiency — an argument.

    Richard W. Tresch, in Public Finance (Third Edition), The Besley–Coate Model of Workfare. As discussed above, workfare was adopted as a centerpiece of TANF to force welfare parents to prepare for and accept jobs in an attempt to overcome the strong work disincentives of the benefit formula. Workfare responds to a principle of long standing in the United States, that the able-bodied.   Free Labor presents an insightful analysis of a decade of concerted roll-backs and bitter struggles around the workfare offensive in New York City. But John Krinsky’s highly perceptive and creative book also does much more than this—helping visualize a politics of Price: $


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12 rows  Beyond the Workfare State explores equality, discrimination and human rights in relation to employability and 'welfare-to-work' policies. It draws extensively on new research from the SEQUAL Project, undertaken for the European Social Fund, which investigated seven dimensions of discrimination in a labour market that is theoretically 'open to all'.The book provides an overall analysis of.

Beyond the Workfare State explores equality, discrimination and human rights in relation to employability and ’welfare-to-work’ policies. It draws extensively on new research from the SEQUAL Project, undertaken for the European Social Fund, which investigated seven dimensions of discrimination in a labour market that is theoretically ’open to all’.The book provides an overall analysis.

Beyond the Workfare State explores equality, discrimination and human rights in relation to employability and 'welfare-to-work' policies. It draws extensively on new research from the SEQUAL Project, undertaken for the European Social Fund, which investigated seven dimensions of discrimination in a labour market that is theoretically 'open to all'.The book provides an overall analysis of Format: Paperback.

ONE Introduction: towards a better workfare state, or one beyond it. ONE Introduction: towards a better workfare state, or one beyond it. (pp. ) Mick Carpenter, Stuart Speeden and Belinda Freda DOI: /9qgxtg.5 This book explores the ways in which it may be possible to shift away from.

Read online Beyond the workfare state: Labour markets, equalities and human rights. Publisher: Policy Press Pages: ISBN: ISBN Publication Date: Decem Beyond the workfare state - Labour markets, equalities and human rights. This book explores equality, discrimination, and human rights in relation to employability and ‘welfare-to-work’ policies.

It draws extensively on new research from the SEQUAL Project, undertaken for the European Social Fund, which investigated seven dimensions of discrimination in a labour market that is theoretically ‘open to all’.

Beyond the workfare state by Mick Carpenter,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. This introductory chapter discusses the possibility of a shifting from the current trend in the United Kingdom to a more disciplinary ‘workfare state’.

The first section is on the development of a bottom-up approach to evidence-based policy making, followed by a discussion on the background of the research and critique of main employability-based approaches.

Beyond the workfare state explores equality, discrimination and human rights in relation to employability and 'welfare-to-work' policies bringing together a wide and distinctive range of illustrative studies that gives voice to a variety of potentially marginalised groups.

Taken as a whole this book is a clear-eyed and comprehensive, if disheartening, look at the 'state of the welfare state' in the US, Europe, Britain, and Australia."—Steven Maynard-Moody, professor, School of Public Affairs and Administration, University of Kansas "Beyond policies on paper, this book tells the real story about workfare practices.

Get this from a library. Beyond the workfare state: labour markets, equalities and human rights. [Mick Carpenter; Belinda Freda; Stuart Speeden;] -- This text explores equality, discrimination and human rights in relation to employability and 'welfare-to-work' policies.

It draws extensively on new research from the SEQUAL Project, which. Beyond the workfare state, edited by Mick Carpenter, Belinda Freda and Stuart Speeden By Citizens Basic Income Trust 28th May Policy Press,viii.

He traces workfare as a political and ideological project, from its origins in 'welfare to work' experiments starting in the Reagan years, to the radical U.S.

welfare legislation ofand then to the creation of a new global regulatory model that is already reshaping welfare in Canada, the UK and : Paperback. In New York State, Republican governor George Pataki achieved a major expansion of workfare as part of the state budget.

Whereas UK politicians see Wisconsin as the model for 'welfare to work', it is the rapidly expanding New York version which is. Beyond these literal meanings, though, workfare is now recognized as a potent symbol of U.S.-style (or neoliberal) welfare reform.

In its most abstract sense, the term»workfare state«denotes a virtual inversion of the principles the practices of the welfare state, as the notion of (social) rights and entitlements gives way to aFile Size: 77KB. Beyond the workfare state Mick Carpenter. About the Author.

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Seagull Books, featured publisher. Full list of publishers» Chicago Blog. "Beyond policies on paper, this book tells the real story about workfare practices. The links made between macro- meso- and micro-levels of analysis highlight unexpected aspects of what happens inside the welfare state."—Peter Hupe, Erasmus University Rotterdam and Visiting FellowAll Souls College, OxfordPages: social welfare or public charity, organized provision of educational, cultural, medical, and financial assistance to the needy.

Modern social welfare measures may include any of the following: the care of destitute adults; the treatment of the mentally ill; the rehabilitation of criminals; the care of destitute, neglected, and delinquent children; the care and relief of the sick or handicapped.

In a just-released book, Work and the Welfare State, SSA Associate Professor Evelyn Z. Brodkin presents a critical examination of efforts to change the welfare state to a workfare state.

Workfare-style policies, known as "labor market activation" in Europe, are now common around the world. Yet, exactly what they do and how they work remain matters of controversy. Beyond the Welfare State?

The New Political Economy of Welfare Third Edition. Christopher Pierson “Beyond the Welfare State? draws on a careful and exhaustive review of both the theoretical literature and empirical evidence on the contemporary Western welfare state and social democracy. Pierson’s overview of the forces that propelled comparative welfare state development, crisis, and.This book compares workfare policies in the United States and 'active labor policies' in Western Europe that are aimed primarily at the long-term unemployed, unemployed youth, lone parents, immigrants and other vulnerable groups often referred to collectively as the 'socially excluded'.Cited by: Book Description: Work and the Welfare State places street-level organizations at the analytic center of welfare-state politics, policy, and management.

This volume offers a critical examination of efforts to change the welfare state to a workfare state by looking at on-the-ground issues in six countries: the US, UK, Australia, Denmark, Germany, and the Netherlands.