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The future of social welfare systems in Canada and the United Kingdom

proceedings of a Canada/UK Colloquium, October 17-18, 1986, Ottawa, Meech Lake

by Canada/UK Colloquium (1986 Meech Lake, QueМЃbec)

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Published by Institute for Research on Public Policy in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Public welfare -- Canada -- Congresses,
    • Public welfare -- Great Britain -- Congresses,
    • Canada -- Social policy -- Congresses,
    • Great Britain -- Social policy -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Shirley B. Seward.
      ContributionsSeward, Shirley B., Institute for Research on Public Policy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV104 .C227 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 313 p. :
      Number of Pages313
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2096212M
      ISBN 100886450594
      LC Control Number88141967
      OCLC/WorldCa16981494

      For comparative social policy research the term "welfare state systems" has many advantages, as there are numerous different types/models of welfare state systems around the world. This path-breaking book, edited by Christian Aspalter, brings together leading experts to discuss social policy in 25 countries/regions around the world.   Twenty years ago South Africa embarked on a bold strategy to renew its welfare system. This was part of a larger project to transform South African society to .

      This book, under the title Social Welfare in Canada has been a standard text in the field of Canadian social welfare for twenty years. In this completely revised and updated third edition, Armitage examines the legacy of the welfare state in Canada and also explores an uncertain future for social welfare. Many changes in the Canadian political and economic climate threaten the social safety. The Rekindling Reform initiative examined the health systems of 4 countries: Canada, France, Germany, and Great Britain (United Kingdom). From the 4 country reports published in this issue of the American Journal of Public Health, 10 crosscutting themes emerge: (1) coverage, (2) funding, (3) costs, (4) providers, (5) integration, (6) markets, (7) analysis, (8) supply, (9) satisfaction, and (10 Cited by:

      Social welfare in Sweden is made up of several organizations and systems dealing with welfare. It is mostly funded by taxes, and executed by the public sector on all levels of government as well as private organisations. It can be separated into three parts falling under three different ministries; social welfare, falling under the responsibility of Ministry of Health and Social Affairs. Book Description. Published ten years after the first edition, this new Handbook offers topical, and comprehensive information on the welfare systems of all 28 EU member states and their recent reforms, giving the reader an invaluable introduction and basis for comparative welfare research. Additional chapters provide detailed information on EU social policy, as well as comparative analyses of.


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