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Title Administering welfare reform : international transformations in welfare governance / edited by Paul Henman and Menno Fenger
Published Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 287 pages)
Contents Cover; ADMINISTERING WELFARE REFORM -- International transformations in welfare governance; Contents; List of tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Notes on contributors; ONE -- Introduction: administering welfare reform; Analysing welfare reform: the state of the art; Public administration: the state of the art; Conceptual framework; Outline of the book; TWO -- Welfare reform as governance reform: the prospects of a governmentality perspective; Welfare reform as governance reform; Governmentality; Towards a governmentality of welfare reform
Summary While reforms of welfare policies have been widely analysed, the reform of welfare administration has received far less attention. Using empirical case studies, this book provides significant new insights into the way welfare administration is being internationally transformed. Particular attention is given to the effect on welfare clients, staff and agencies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Public welfare administration -- Cross-cultural studies.
Public welfare administration.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Fenger, Menno.
Henman, Paul.
LC no. 2006491843
ISBN 1281159719
1847421539 (electronic bk.)
9781847421531 (electronic bk.)