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Patterns of health inequalities explained

Johan P. Mackenbach

in Health inequalities: Persistence and change in European welfare states

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198831419
eISBN:
9780191869112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198831419.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Chapter 4 (‘Patterns of health inequalities explained’) is based on in-depth studies of the macro-level determinants of health inequalities, especially conducted for this book. It shows that the ... More


Extending the Coalition Life-cycle Approach to Central Eastern Europe—An Introduction

Wolfgang C. Muller, Torbjorn Bergman, and Gabriella Ilonszki

in Coalition Governance in Central Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198844372
eISBN:
9780191879920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844372.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter makes the case for studying coalition politics in Central Eastern Europe (CEE). A focus on CEE not only fills a research gap in terms of geographic coverage but also opens up the ... More


Conditionality & Coercion: Electoral clientelism in Eastern Europe

Isabela Mares and Lauren E. Young

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198832775
eISBN:
9780191871290
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832775.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

In many recent democracies, candidates compete for office using illegal strategies to influence voters. In Hungary and Romania, local actors including mayors and bureaucrats offer access to social ... More


The Coalition Life-cycle in Central Eastern Europe

Torbjörn Bergman, Gabriella Ilonszki, and Wolfgang C. Müller

in Coalition Governance in Central Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198844372
eISBN:
9780191879920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844372.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This volume analyses the coalition life-cycle in ten countries in Central Eastern Europe, from pre-electoral alliances to government formation and portfolio distribution, to governing in coalitions, ... More


From Local to Global, 1987–2000: Sander Geerts

Kenneth Bertrams, Julien Del Marmol, Sander Geerts, and Eline Poelmans

in Becoming the World's Biggest Brewer: Artois, Piedboeuf, and Interbrew (1880-2000)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198829089
eISBN:
9780191867514
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829089.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

From the mid-1980s to the turn of the century, the brewing industry transformed dramatically from a local to a highly international or global industry. The official merger group of Artois and ... More


Coalition Governance in Central Eastern Europe

Torbjörn Bergman, Gabriella Ilonszki, and Wolfgang C. Müller (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198844372
eISBN:
9780191879920
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844372.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Coalitions among political parties govern most of Europe’s parliamentary democracies. Traditionally, the study of coalition politics has been focused on Western Europe. Coalition governance in ... More


Introduction

Isabela Mares and Lauren E. Young

in Conditionality & Coercion: Electoral clientelism in Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198832775
eISBN:
9780191871290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832775.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 1 motivates the theoretical contribution of the book, situates it within the existing literature, and provides an executive summary of the remaining part of the book. It begins by presenting ... More


Of communism, compromise and Central Europe: the scholarly persona under authoritarianism

Monika Baár

in How to be a Historian: Scholarly Personae in Historical Studies, 1800-2000

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781526132802
eISBN:
9781526146731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526132819.00013
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter engages with the question how institutionalized repression influences the nature of historical scholarship and the historian’s persona. It does so by interrogating the work, life and ... More


Context and Research Design

Isabela Mares and Lauren E. Young

in Conditionality & Coercion: Electoral clientelism in Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198832775
eISBN:
9780191871290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832775.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This study examines clientelistic politics in two post-communist countries, Hungary and Romania. Chapter 3 presents descriptive information on the recent evolution of party systems in both countries ... More


Repressive Policies and Women’s Reproductive Choices in Poland: The Case of State Violence Against Women

Wanda Nowicka and Joanna Regulska

in Women's Journey to Empowerment in the 21st Century: A Transnational Feminist Analysis of Women's Lives in Modern Times

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190927097
eISBN:
9780190927127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190927097.003.0014
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice, Communities and Organizations

This chapter reviews the history of women’s reproductive rights in Poland, starting with early 20th-century mobilizations, the de facto legalization of abortion during the communist era, and the ... More


Disaggregating Clientelism: Resource Constraints and Informational Signals

Isabela Mares and Lauren E. Young

in Conditionality & Coercion: Electoral clientelism in Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198832775
eISBN:
9780191871290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832775.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 2 presents the theoretical framework of the analysis. Definitional and conceptual issues related to the study of electoral clientelism are clarified, and a classification of clientelistic ... More


Conclusion

Isabela Mares and Lauren E. Young

in Conditionality & Coercion: Electoral clientelism in Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198832775
eISBN:
9780191871290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832775.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 8 restates the results of the book and discusses the implications of its findings for ongoing scholarly and policy debate concerning the persistence of electoral clientelism in current ... More


Economic Coercion: Conflict and Forbearance

Isabela Mares and Lauren E. Young

in Conditionality & Coercion: Electoral clientelism in Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198832775
eISBN:
9780191871290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832775.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 6 turns to the analysis of clientelistic strategies premised on economic coercion. In urban settings, the main brokers involved in coercive strategies are employers who threaten employees ... More


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