Global Social Policy and Governance / Edition 1
  • Global Social Policy and Governance / Edition 1
  • Global Social Policy and Governance / Edition 1

Global Social Policy and Governance / Edition 1

by Bob Deacon
     
 

Global Social Policy and Governance explores these issues and presents a critical analysis of policy-making in an interconnected world. The chapters caution against a superficial account of understanding global social policy and instead discuss the complexities and controversies surrounding the global actors shaping international policy. Overall the book presents

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Global Social Policy and Governance explores these issues and presents a critical analysis of policy-making in an interconnected world. The chapters caution against a superficial account of understanding global social policy and instead discuss the complexities and controversies surrounding the global actors shaping international policy. Overall the book presents an authoritative understanding of the way social policies at national and supra-national level are shaped in the context of globalization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412907620
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/06/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

The International and Global Dimensions of Social Policy
The Social Policy of the World Bank
The Social Policy of the IMF, WTO and OECD
The Social Policy of the UN and Its Social Agencies
The Social Policy of International Non-State Actors
Global Redistribution, Regulation and Rights
The Governance of Global and Regional Social Policy
Conclusions and Implications for the Analysis and Future of Social Policy Nationally and Globally

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