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Comparative Welfare Regimes Re‐Examined

Gøsta Esping‐Andersen

in Social Foundations of Postindustrial Economies

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198742005
eISBN:
9780191599163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198742002.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The first part re‐examines the three worlds’ typology of welfare capitalism: the liberal welfare regime, the social democratic welfare regime, and the conservative welfare regime. A summary overview ... More


Coping With Permanent Austerity Welfare State Restructuring in Affluent Democracies

Paul Pierson

in The New Politics of the Welfare State

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297567
eISBN:
9780191600104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297564.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This concluding chapter argues that the contemporary politics of the welfare state takes shape against a backdrop of both intense pressures for austerity and enduring popularity. In this context, ... More


Obesity under Affluence Varies by Welfare Regimes

Avner Offer, Rachel Pechey, and Stanley Ulijaszek

in Insecurity, Inequality, and Obesity in Affluent Societies

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264980
eISBN:
9780191754135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264980.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Among affluent countries, those with market-liberal regimes (which are also English-speaking) tend to have the highest prevalence of obesity. The impact of cheap, accessible high-energy food is often ... More


A Confucian Hybrid Regime as an Answer to Democratic Problems

Tongdong Bai

in Against Political Equality: The Confucian Case

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691195995
eISBN:
9780691197463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691195995.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter shows that there are some fundamental problems with contemporary democracy, especially the ideology beneath the one person, one vote system and the inevitable consequences of it. It ... More


Britain: Exhausted Voluntarism – The Evolution of a Hybrid Pension Regime

Paul Bridgen and Traute Meyer

in The Varieties of Pension Governance: Pension Privatization in Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199586028
eISBN:
9780191725586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586028.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The British pension system with a meagre basic pension in the Beveridge tradition and coexisting private pensions that have increasingly been transformed from defined-benefit (DB) to ... More


Logistical life: war, discipline, and the martial origins of liberal societies

Julian Reid

in The Biopolitics of the War on Terror: Life Struggles, Liberal Modernity and the Defence of Logistical Societies

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074059
eISBN:
9781781701676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074059.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter details Foucault's own neglected account of the origins of modern forms of disciplinary and biopolitical forms of power in the development of the military sciences of organisation. It ... More


Biopolitical life: the ‘war against war’ of the multitude

Julian Reid

in The Biopolitics of the War on Terror: Life Struggles, Liberal Modernity and the Defence of Logistical Societies

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074059
eISBN:
9781781701676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074059.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter pursues the problem of what life is and what life may become outside of its capture within the forms of logistical order promoted in the name of a War on Terror, through recourse to the ... More


War and liberal modernity: a biopolitical critique

Julian Reid

in The Biopolitics of the War on Terror: Life Struggles, Liberal Modernity and the Defence of Logistical Societies

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074059
eISBN:
9781781701676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074059.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter begins with a discussion of the concept of liberal modernity. It then sets out the purpose of the book, which is to trace the development of liberal regimes back to the origins of their ... More


Maintenance and Beyond: Protection and Democratization of Democracy

John A. Peeler

in Latin American Democracies: Colombia, Costa Rica, Venezuela

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807841532
eISBN:
9781469616209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807841532.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter focuses on how accommodation between rival elites and key political sectors influenced the establishment of liberal democratic regimes in Costa Rica, Venezuela, and Colombia. Emphasizing ... More


Liberal Welfare States and Immigrants’ Social Rights

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/9780199654772.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Comparative Politics

This chapter deals with the two liberal regime countries — the US and the UK — and how the defining properties of the liberal welfare regime, such as heavy reliance on means tested benefits and ... More


The Emergence of Liberal Democracy in Latin America: Three Paths

John A. Peeler

in Latin American Democracies: Colombia, Costa Rica, Venezuela

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807841532
eISBN:
9781469616209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807841532.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the similarities and differences in the historical development of stable liberal democracies in Colombia, Costa Rica, and Venezuela. It begins by examining the political economy ... More


Circulatory life: 9/11 as architectural catastrophe and the hypermodernity of Terror

Julian Reid

in The Biopolitics of the War on Terror: Life Struggles, Liberal Modernity and the Defence of Logistical Societies

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074059
eISBN:
9781781701676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074059.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter develops an account of the significance of the 9/11 attack understood in explicitly architectural terms. It focuses on the critique of the bias toward orthogonal and vertical forms in ... More


Latin American Democracies: Colombia, Costa Rica, Venezuela

John A. Peeler

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807841532
eISBN:
9781469616209
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9781469616193_Peeler
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Using the cases of Columbia, Costa Rica, and Venezuela, this book compares the evolution and maintenance of liberal democratic regimes in the Latin American context. These regimes are shown to be ... More


Epilogue

Julian Reid

in The Biopolitics of the War on Terror: Life Struggles, Liberal Modernity and the Defence of Logistical Societies

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074059
eISBN:
9781781701676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074059.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This epilogue briefly considers where the preceding analyses take and leave us with respect to the War on Terror and the broader problems of relations between life, war, and politics of which this ... More


The Maintenance of Liberal Democracy in Colombia, Costa Rica, and Venezuela

John A. Peeler

in Latin American Democracies: Colombia, Costa Rica, Venezuela

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807841532
eISBN:
9781469616209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807841532.003.0003
Subject:
History, Latin American History

After the establishment of stable liberal democracy in Colombia, Costa Rica, and Venezuela, there was balance in political participation and policy processes in these countries. This chapter analyzes ... More


The Trilemma Revisited: Institutions, Inequality, and Employment Creation in an Era of ICT-Intensive Service Expansion

Anne Wren, Mate Fodor, and Sotiria Theodoropoulou

in The Political Economy of the Service Transition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199657285
eISBN:
9780191745133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199657285.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

The revolution in information and communications technology (ICT) has greatly enhanced the capacity for productivity growth, and for trade, in certain services. In this chapter, Wren, Fodor, and ... More


“Regime Change”: The Case of Iraq

Jan Narveson

in A Matter of Principle: Humanitarian Arguments for War in Iraq

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520244863
eISBN:
9780520932166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520244863.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter focuses on the question of when and whether regime change per se is a reasonable justification of military intervention. It then sets down a list of five conditions that must be met for ... More


The Service Transition and Women’s Employment

Moira Nelson and John D. Stephens

in The Political Economy of the Service Transition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199657285
eISBN:
9780191745133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199657285.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter explores the effect of social policy and labor market regulation on employment of women and in services. The authors—Moira Nelson and John Stephens—argue that in the current economic ... More


Liberal Regime Theory

Mareike Kleine

in Informal Governance in the European Union: How Governments Make International Organizations Work

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452116
eISBN:
9780801469404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452116.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter develops the theory of informal governance in a generalizable manner and distinguishes it from rival theories. This theory, named the Liberal Regime Theory, is explained in five steps. ... More


Formal and Informal Governance in the European Union

Mareike Kleine

in Informal Governance in the European Union: How Governments Make International Organizations Work

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452116
eISBN:
9780801469404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452116.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter introduces the EU's official legislative procedure and describes how one can discriminate between practices of formal and informal governance. The first section briefly describes the ... More


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