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Author Dion, Michelle L., author.

Title Workers and welfare : comparative institutional change in twentieth-century Mexico / Michelle L. Dion
Published Pittsburgh, Pa : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xv, 310 pages) : illustrations
Series Pitt Latin American series.
Contents The rise and reform of welfare -- The building blocks of welfare regimes: class coalitions and institutions -- The early struggle for welfare: from the revolution through the world wars -- The expansion of welfare: the mid-century efforts of organized labor and professionals -- Retrenchment and reform: late-century effects of globalization and democratization -- Modeling welfare development: a time-series analysis -- Paradigm shift: welfare reform after democratization -- Targeted assistance: two decades of welfare expansion -- Mexico in comparative perspective: welfare development in Chile, Argentina, and Brazil
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Labor unions -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century
Public welfare -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
Labor unions.
Public welfare.
Social conditions
Mexico -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009042710
ISBN 9780822973638