Active Welfare

Active Welfare

by Andrew Cooper
     
 
The special theme of this issue of Soundings is Active Welfare. It includes critical analysis of several innovative initiatives in welfare practice in Britain and continental Europe, together with reflections on the different cultural and political approaches to state-citizen relationships which underpin them.

Contributors discuss crime prevention in France,

Overview

The special theme of this issue of Soundings is Active Welfare. It includes critical analysis of several innovative initiatives in welfare practice in Britain and continental Europe, together with reflections on the different cultural and political approaches to state-citizen relationships which underpin them.

Contributors discuss crime prevention in France, projects for migrant workers and their families in France and Sweden, empowering users of mental health services in Britain, and care in the community in Italy. The collection as a whole offers a unique perspective from modernizer-a comparative approach which emphasises the lived experience of consumers. Other topics include Englishness, Freud Battles, Life in Tajikistan, Netanyabu and Israel, modernizing universities.

With Guest Editor Andrew Cooper.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780853158691
Publisher:
Lawrence & Wishart, Limited
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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