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EU Law and the Welfare State: In Search of Solidarity

Gráinne de Búrca (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199287413
eISBN:
9780191700446
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199287413.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This collection of essays addresses a topical subject of current importance, namely the impact of the European Union (EU) on national welfare-state systems. It aims to question the perception that ... More


Reconstructing Social Ills: From the Perils of Poverty to Welfare Dependency

Kaaryn S. Gustafson

in Cheating Welfare: Public Assistance and the Criminalization of Poverty

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732311
eISBN:
9780814733394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732311.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

This chapter traces the history of welfare policies and welfare politics in the United States, with particular emphasis on the genealogy of the complex, sometimes contradictory, and increasingly ... More


Cheating Welfare: Public Assistance and the Criminalization of Poverty

Kaaryn S. Gustafson

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732311
eISBN:
9780814733394
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732311.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

Over the last three decades, welfare policies have been informed by popular beliefs that welfare fraud is rampant. As a result, welfare policies have become more punitive and the boundaries between ... More


Introduction

Kaaryn S. Gustafson

in Cheating Welfare: Public Assistance and the Criminalization of Poverty

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732311
eISBN:
9780814733394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732311.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

This book examines the history, social construction, and lived experience of welfare in the United States and how welfare use has resulted in the criminalization of poverty. Today's welfare system ... More


The Criminalization of Poverty

Kaaryn S. Gustafson

in Cheating Welfare: Public Assistance and the Criminalization of Poverty

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732311
eISBN:
9780814733394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732311.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

This chapter examines the increasing criminalization of the welfare system and welfare recipients. In particular, it considers the growing overlap between the welfare system and the criminal justice ... More


Cheating Ourselves

Kaaryn S. Gustafson

in Cheating Welfare: Public Assistance and the Criminalization of Poverty

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732311
eISBN:
9780814733394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732311.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

This chapter examines the legitimacy of welfare law by proposing frameworks other than the governing frame of criminal regulation to guide welfare policies. It suggests that the U.S. welfare system ... More


Seeing Like a Welfare State: Immigration Control, Statecraft, and a Prison with Double Vision

Thomas Ugelvik

in The Borders of Punishment: Migration, Citizenship, and Social Exclusion

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199669394
eISBN:
9780191748752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669394.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Human Rights and Immigration

Norway's prison system is facing the challenge of increasing numbers of non-citizens. This chapter addresses the following questions: What happens to an ambitious and generous welfare state system ... More


Social Europe and Experimentalist Governance: Towards a New Constitutional Compromise?

Jonathan Zeitlin

in EU Law and the Welfare State: In Search of Solidarity

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199287413
eISBN:
9780191700446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199287413.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter examines the emergence and the constitutional future of the new coordination processes – and in particular the Open Method of Coordination (OMC) – which have been tried out in recent ... More


Was the Warning of Strangers Unique to Colonial New England?

Cornelia H. Dayton and Sharon V. Salinger

in Making Legal History: Essays in Honor of William E. Nelson

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814725269
eISBN:
9780814708286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814725269.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter first considers the “warning out” system practice in colonial New England towns, which served to bar strangers for receiving inhabitancy. It challenges the conventional portrait of ... More


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