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‘We have always been close to nature’: environmental justice in Sweden

Karen Bell

in Achieving environmental justice: A cross-national analysis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447305941
eISBN:
9781447302933
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305941.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Sweden’s internationally recognised welfare system and progressive environmental policies should enable a high level of environment justice but, as this chapter explains, this has not occurred to the ... More


Just Visiting? The Weakening of Social Protection in a Mobile World

Keith Banting and Edward Koning

in Multicultural Governance in a Mobile World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474428231
eISBN:
9781474438391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474428231.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Recent scholarship has become increasingly attentive to the way different welfare states include or exclude newcomers. Much of this literature has focused on the access to benefits granted to ... More


The adventure of generic gentrification

Eric Clark

in Global gentrifications: Uneven development and displacement

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447313472
eISBN:
9781447313502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313472.003.0023
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

In this afterword Eric Clark, an American who lives and writes about gentrification in Sweden but who has begun to look at gentrification in East Asia, discusses the book and gentrification globally.


Innovative voluntary and public sector partnership for the reception and integration of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children in Gothenburg, Sweden

Inga Narbutaité Aflaki

in Implementing Innovative Social Investment: Strategic Lessons from Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447347828
eISBN:
9781447347873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447347828.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter describes and analyses an innovative form of partnership for the reception and integration of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children in Gothenburg, Sweden. The municipality of Gothenburg ... More


Social policy language in Denmark and Sweden

Nils Edling, Jørn Henrik Petersen, and Klaus Petersen

in Analysing social policy concepts and language: Comparative and Transnational Perspectives

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447306443
eISBN:
9781447311607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306443.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter analyses the social policy language in Denmark and Sweden from the late 19th Century until today. Scandinavia has long been considered an international stronghold for comprehensive ... More


Rescaling Inequality? Welfare Reform and Local Variation in Social Assistance Payments

Renate Minas, Olof Bäckman, Vibeke Jakobsen, Tomas Korpi, Thomas Lorentzen, and Timo Kauppinen

in Social Policy Review 26: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2014

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447315568
eISBN:
9781447315582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447315568.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter examines the relationship between shifting divisions of power and the degree of variation in social assistance payments in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. It uses multilevel ... More


Housing and support in Britain and Sweden

David Clapham

in Accommodating difference: Evaluating supported housing for vulnerable people

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781447306344
eISBN:
9781447311591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306344.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Chapter five begins the examination of particular supported housing models by explaining the focus of the book on two particular countries. It explains the reasons for choosing an international ... More


The politics of new urban professions: the case of urban development engineers

Jonathan Metzger and Sherif Zakhour

in Planning and Knowledge: How New Forms of Technocracy Are Shaping Contemporary Cities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447345244
eISBN:
9781447345633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345244.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter provides evidence of a new urban profession of development engineers within public bureaucracies whose position is increasingly detached from the sphere of public policy in which they ... More


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