The Politics of Policy Change: Welfare, Medicare, and Social Security Reform in the United States

The Politics of Policy Change: Welfare, Medicare, and Social Security Reform in the United States

by Daniel Béland, Alex Waddan

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ISBN-13: 9781589018891
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
Publication date: 03/06/2012
Series: American Governance and Public Policy series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 224
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Daniel Béland is Canada Research Chair in Public Policy and a professor at the Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Saskatchewan campus. He has published eight other books, including What Is Social Policy? Understanding the Welfare State.

Alex Waddan is a senior lecturer at the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom. He is the author of The Politics of Social Welfare and Clinton's Legacy? A New Democrat in Governance.

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

1. Welfare Reform, 1996

2. Medicare Reform, 2003

3. The Failed Attempt at Social Security Reform, 2005

ConclusionReferences Index

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