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The changing face of welfareConsequences and outcomes from a citizenship perspective$
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Jorgen Goul Andersen, Anne-Marie Guillemard, Per H. Jensen, and Birgit Pfau-Effinger

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9781861345929

Published to University Press Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781861345929.001.0001

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‘Active’ citizenship: the new face of welfare

‘Active’ citizenship: the new face of welfare

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The changing face of welfare
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Per H. Jensen

Birgit Pfau-Effinger

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781861345929.003.0001

This chapter begins with a review of the challenges faced by European welfare states in the 1990s and the solutions to these challenges. It then discusses how changes in welfare states can be analysed; changes to the cultural and structural basis of citizenship; and new approaches to social policy and citizenship. The chapter sets out the purpose of the book, which is to improve, from a comparative perspective, our understanding of the causes and effects behind the changing relationships between social policy, marginalisation, and citizenship. An overview of the subsequent chapters is also presented.

Keywords:   European welfare states, citizenship, social policy, marginalisation

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