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The Rise and Fall of the Miraculous Welfare Machine: Immigration and Social Democracy in Twentieth-Century Sweden

Carly Elizabeth Schall

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801456671
eISBN:
9781501704093
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801456671.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Sweden is well known for the success of its welfare state. Many believe that success was made possible in part by the country's ethnic homogeneity and that the increased diversity of Sweden's ... More


1991–1995: People’s Home No Longer?: The Breakdown of the Miraculous Welfare Machine

Carly Elizabeth Schall

in The Rise and Fall of the Miraculous Welfare Machine: Immigration and Social Democracy in Twentieth-Century Sweden

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801456671
eISBN:
9781501704093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801456671.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter looks at the breakdown of consensus on both the welfare state and consequently the social-democratic hegemony. It examines three general orientations to the welfare state: an ... More


Youth Fetishism: The Lost Boys Cruise Mallworld

Rob Latham

in Consuming Youth: Vampires, Cyborgs, and the Culture of Consumption

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226468914
eISBN:
9780226467023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226467023.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter presents a more detailed critique of the monolithically negative view of consumption characteristic of Jean Baudrillard. It also explores the popular Fordist construction of “consuming ... More


‘Out Upon the Mongolian Plain’: Fitzgerald's Racial and Ethnic Cross-Identifying in Tender Is the Night

Chris Messenger

in Twenty-First-Century Readings of Tender is the Night

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310713
eISBN:
9781846314308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314308.010
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter proposes that the novel's ‘repeated unstable boundary constructions of race and ethnicity’ are best revealed in the fact that the three main female characters are all united with dark, ... More


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