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By Bjørn Hvinden,Håkan Johansson

This publication deals an cutting edge research of the ways that the connection among voters and welfare states - social citizenship - turns into extra dynamic and multifaceted due to Europeanization and individualization.


Written via interdisciplinary participants from politics, sociology, legislations and philosophy, it examines the transformation of social citizenship via a chain of illuminating case stories, evaluating Nordic international locations and different ecu nations.


Dealing with the next components of nationwide and ecu welfare coverage, laws and practice:



  • activation – reforms linking source of revenue upkeep and employment promoting

  • scope for participation of marginal teams in deliberation and decision-making

  • impact of human rights laws for welfare and criminal safeguard opposed to discrimination and social boundaries to equivalent marketplace participation

  • coordination of social safety structures to facilitate cross-border mobility in Europe

  • pension reform – efforts to make pension platforms sustainable.

Citizenship in Nordic Welfare States can be of curiosity to scholars and researchers of social coverage, comparative welfare, social legislations, political technology, sociology and ecu studies.

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