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Globalization, Inequality, and Diversity

Peter Taylor‐Gooby

in Reframing Social Citizenship

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546701
eISBN:
9780191720420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546701.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This chapter considers the challenges to social citizenship resulting from greater diversity and inequality in a more globalized world. Migration has led to tensions in social provision in many ... More


Putting the Theory into Practice: The UK Experience

Peter Taylor‐Gooby

in Reframing Social Citizenship

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546701
eISBN:
9780191720420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546701.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

For a number of reasons the reframing of social citizenship has been pursued more rapidly in the UK than in most other countries, so that national experience offers a useful object lesson in the ... More


Conclusions

Fritz W. Scharpf and Vivien A. Schmidt

in Welfare and Work in the Open Economy Volume I: From Vulnerability to Competitiveness in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199240883
eISBN:
9780191600173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199240884.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The conclusion emphasizes more general patterns that were identified in the comparative analyses. If due account is taken of the specifics of economic changes and national policy legacies, the ... More


Conclusion: Immigrant Rights—a Challenge for Welfare States

Diane Sainsbury

in Welfare States and Immigrant Rights: The Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199654772
eISBN:
9780191744747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654772.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Comparative Politics

Chapter 12 argues that recasting the debate on immigration and welfare states necessitates a reformulation of the challenge to welfare states. The analysis in Part I reveals that the type of welfare ... More


Political Leadership: Themes, Contexts, and Critiques

Michael Foley

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199685936
eISBN:
9780191765810
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685936.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Political leadership is afflicted by an enduring split between the biographical idiosyncrasies of individual leaders and the specialist contributions from an array of social science disciplines. This ... More


Centre-left parties and the European Union: what next?

Isabelle Hertner

in Centre-left parties and the European Union: Power, accountability and democracy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526120335
eISBN:
9781526136152
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526120335.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This concluding chapter first summarises the key findings of this book. It states that European integration - as an external constraint - cannot be made solely responsible for the erosion of ... More


Beyond Zanzibar: The Road to Comparative Inductive Institutionalism

Jack Hayward

in Forging a Discipline: A Critical Assessment of Oxford's Development of the Study of Politics and International Relations in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199682218
eISBN:
9780191762741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682218.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Oxford was methodologically reliant upon self-explanatory historical facts as the main source of empirical description. Studies of foreign politics were inductive, qualitative, and usually only ... More


The Ethics of Social Movement Research

Stefania Milan

in Methodological Practices in Social Movement Research

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198719571
eISBN:
9780191788666
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719571.003.0018
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter offers a ready-to-use ethical checklist for research on social movements and political contention. It develops around four main “questions,” each representing a challenge to researchers ... More


Introduction

Kent Eaton

in Territory and Ideology in Latin America: Policy Conflicts between National and Subnational Governments

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198800576
eISBN:
9780191840050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198800576.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

In addition to conceptualizing the two types of subnational policy challenges that are examined in the book, this introductory chapter explores the distinctive possibilities and limitations of ... More


India–Japan Strategic Partnership: Steady Advance amidst Enduring Constraints

C. Raja Mohan and Rishika Chauhan

in Poised for Partnership: Deepening India-Japan Relations in the Asian Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199466481
eISBN:
9780199087044
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466481.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

The rise of China and the consequent power shift in Asia are drawing India and Japan closer than ever before. Yet a number of constraints limit the pace and scope of efforts to construct an enduring ... More


Introduction: Fragile Democracy, Volatile Politics, and the Quest for a Free Media

Jan Zielonka

in Media and Politics in New Democracies: Europe in a Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198747536
eISBN:
9780191810435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747536.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This introductory chapter spells out the objectives, structure, and findings of this book. A weak state, hegemonic and volatile at the same time, parties, and unconsolidated democratic procedures, ... More


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