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Welfare to work, social justice and domination: an introduction to an interdisciplinary normative perspective on welfare policies

Anja Eleveld, Thomas Kampen, and Josien Arts

in Welfare to Work in Contemporary European Welfare States: Legal, Sociological and Philosophical Perspectives on Justice and Domination

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447340010
eISBN:
9781447340164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340010.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

In the last decades, rights to social assistance benefits have become more conditional. Governments in Europe, as in other welfare states, have sought to ‘activate’ their unemployed citizens by ... More


Welfare to Work in Contemporary European Welfare States: Legal, Sociological and Philosophical Perspectives on Justice and Domination

Anja Eleveld, Thomas Kampen, and Josien Arts (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447340010
eISBN:
9781447340164
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340010.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

With welfare to work programmes under intense scrutiny, this book reviews a wide range of existing and future policies across Europe. Seventeen contributors provide case studies and legal, ... More


Local Policies and the European Social Fund: Employment Policies Across Europe

Katharina Zimmermann

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781447346517
eISBN:
9781447346555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447346517.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

In the context of an ‘activation turn’ in many European welfare states, the local level gained increasing relevance in the last decades and brought local social policies and national employment ... More


The right to work: a justification for welfare to work?

Elise Dermine

in Welfare to Work in Contemporary European Welfare States: Legal, Sociological and Philosophical Perspectives on Justice and Domination

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447340010
eISBN:
9781447340164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340010.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

The promoters of welfare-to-work programmes sometimes state that these are based on the will to ‘better realise’ the right to work of their recipients. This chapter questions this assumption and ... More


The silent expansion of welfare to work policies: how policies are enhanced through the use of categorizations, evidence-based knowledge and self-governance

Mathias H. Nielsen, Sophie Danneris, and Niklas A. Andersen

in Welfare to Work in Contemporary European Welfare States: Legal, Sociological and Philosophical Perspectives on Justice and Domination

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447340010
eISBN:
9781447340164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340010.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

The chapter explores how Danish WTW policies have recently been implemented and extended while to a large degree avoiding the hazards of public justification. The chapter investigates three cases, ... More


The Activation of Citizenship in Europe

Thomas Pfister

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780719083310
eISBN:
9781781704653
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083310.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This book illuminates the links between the currently dominant transnational discourse on what constitutes ‘modern’ social policy and contemporary concepts and practices of citizenship. Throughout ... More


Labour Market Policies in the Era of Pervasive Austerity: A European Perspective

Sotiria Theodoropoulou (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447335863
eISBN:
9781447335900
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447335863.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This book investigates whether, and if so how, the patterns of change of labour market policies in EU member states have altered since the emergence in 2010 of reinforced pressures on public spending ... More


Origins

Yuk L. Yung and William B. DeMore

in Photochemistry of Planetary Atmospheres

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195105018
eISBN:
9780197560990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195105018.003.0007
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Atmospheric Sciences

Cosmology is a subject that borders on and sometimes merges with philosophy and religion. Since antiquity, the deep mysteries of the universe have intrigued mankind. ... More


The active turn(s)

Magnus Paulsen Hansen

in The Moral Economy of Activation: Ideas, Politics and Policies

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781447349969
eISBN:
9781447350156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447349969.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The introduction argues for the relevance of looking into the moral repertoire of ALMP reforms in public debates. The chapter argues for why the study of ideas and morality is pivotal to understand ... More


Beyond Hodgkin and Huxley: Calcium and Calcium-Dependent Potassium Currents

Christof Koch

in Biophysics of Computation: Information Processing in Single Neurons

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195104912
eISBN:
9780197562338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195104912.003.0015
Subject:
Computer Science, Mathematical Theory of Computation

The cornerstone of modern biophysics is the comprehensive analysis by Hodgkin and Huxley (1952a,b,c,d) of the generation and propagation of action potentials in the ... More


Cornell, the Ten-Minute Experiment, and Back to Argon

David Fisher

in Much Ado about (Practically) Nothing: A History of the Noble Gases

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195393965
eISBN:
9780197562796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195393965.003.0013
Subject:
Chemistry, History of Chemistry

Because, you know how it is, you never forget your first love. I tried, believe me, I tried. I turned enthusiastically to activation analysis, which is a technique in ... More


Total Synthesis by Alkene Metathesis: Amphidinolide X (Urpí/Vilarrasa), Dactylolide (Jennings), Cytotrienin A (Hayashi), Lepadin B (Charette), Blumiolide C (Altmann)

Douglass Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art 2007 - 2009

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199764549
eISBN:
9780197563090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199764549.003.0031
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

To assemble the framework of the cytotoxic macrolide Amphidinolide X 3, Fèlix Urpí and Jaume Vilarrasa of the Universitat de Barcelona devised (Organic Lett. 2008, 10, ... More


Alkaloid Synthesis: Paliurine F, Lepadiformine, and 7-Deoxypancratistatin

Douglass Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art 2007 - 2009

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199764549
eISBN:
9780197563090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199764549.003.0057
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

The sedative alkaloid paliurine F 7 is a pentapeptide bridged by an arene. Gwilherm Evano of the Université de Versailles took advantage of this in his synthesis ... More


Preparation of Benzene Derivatives

Douglass Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art 2007 - 2009

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199764549
eISBN:
9780197563090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199764549.003.0063
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Several new methods have been put forward for the functionalization of benzene derivatives. J. S. Yadav of the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad has ... More


Stereocontrolled Carbocyclic Construction: The Trauner Synthesis of the Shimalactones

Douglass Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art 2007 - 2009

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199764549
eISBN:
9780197563090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199764549.003.0080
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Benjamin List of the Max Planck Institute, Mülheim devised (J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 6070) a chiral primary amine salt that catalyzed the enantioselective ... More


The Kozmin Synthesis of Spirofungin A

Douglass Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art 2007 - 2009

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199764549
eISBN:
9780197563090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199764549.003.0089
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Often, 6,6-spiroketals such as Spirofungin A 3 have a strong anomeric bias. Spirofungin A does not, as the epimer favored by double anomeric stabilization suffers from ... More


Ceramic Production in Early Hispanic California: Craft, Economy, and Trade on the Frontier of New Spain

Russell K. Skowronek, M. James Blackman, and Ronald L. Bishop

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049816
eISBN:
9780813050232
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049816.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This volume contains a wealth of new information on the production, supply, and exchange of pottery in Alta California, which will be useful for years to come. Using the framework of World Systems ... More


Native American Ceramics Found at Old Town San Diego: Trade or Local Manufacture?

Russell K. Skowronek, M. James Blackman, and Ronald L. Bishop

in Ceramic Production in Early Hispanic California: Craft, Economy, and Trade on the Frontier of New Spain

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049816
eISBN:
9780813050232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049816.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Over 23,000 Brown Ware sherds, most undecorated, were recovered during excavations at several mid-nineteenth-century archaeological sites in Old Town San Diego State Historic Park. Diagnostic sherds ... More


Can an ICS Architecture Meet the Systematicity and Productivity Challenges?

Brian P. McLaughlin

in The Architecture of Cognition: Rethinking Fodor and Pylyshyn's Systematicity Challenge

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780262027236
eISBN:
9780262322461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027236.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

After spelling out the systematicity challenge to connectionism, I examine Paul Smolensky and Géraldine Legendre's attempt to meet the challenge by appeal to a kind of architecture that they label ... More


How do activation policies affect social citizenship? The issue of autonomy

Silke Bothfeld and Sigrid Betzelt

in Social Policy Review 25: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2013

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447312741
eISBN:
9781447312857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447312741.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

While employment regulation is clearly lagging behind the development of insecure employment practices, as Silke Bothfeld and Sigrid Betzelt's chapter indicates, social protection policy is shoring ... More


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