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Author Kremer, Monique, author.

Title How welfare states care : culture, gender and parenting in Europe / Monique Kremer.

Imprint [Amsterdam] : Amsterdam University Press, ©2007.


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Description 1 online resource (298 pages)
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Series Changing welfare states
Changing welfare states.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introduction: Working women and the question of care and culture in Europe -- Cinderella and Snow White are fairy tales : linking care and citizenship -- Policy or culture? Explaining women's employment differences in Europe -- Citizenship in practice : work, care, and income -- The right to give care : tax, social security, and leave -- The right to receive care : the state of childcare services -- After full-time mother care : ideals of care in policy -- How welfare states work : ideals of care in practice -- Conclusion : care and the cultural dimension of welfare states -- Appendix I. Governments in Belgium, Denmark, The Netherlands, and the UK 1980-2000 -- Appendix II. List of interviewees.
Summary Indepth analysis of women's (and men's) employment and care patterns, as well as, child care services, taxation, leave schemes and social security in four different walfare states of Europe.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject Work and family -- Government policy -- Europe.
Child care -- Government policy -- Europe.
Women -- Employment -- Government policy -- Europe.
Women -- Employment -- Europe.
Mothers -- Employment -- Europe.
Parents -- Employment -- Europe.
Welfare state -- Europe.
Travail et familles -- Politique gouvernementale -- Europe.
Mères -- Travail -- Europe.
Parents -- Travail -- Europe.
État providence -- Europe.
Society and social sciences.
Politics and government.
Society and culture: general.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Labor & Industrial Relations.
HISTORY -- General.
Child care -- Government policy. (OCoLC)fst00854299
Mothers -- Employment. (OCoLC)fst01026954
Parents -- Employment. (OCoLC)fst01053466
Welfare state. (OCoLC)fst01173685
Women -- Employment. (OCoLC)fst01176715
Women -- Employment -- Government policy. (OCoLC)fst01176720
Work and family -- Government policy. (OCoLC)fst01180238
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Europa (geografie)
Indexed Term Public administration Women and Education, research, related topics History, geography, and auxiliary disciplines Bestuurskunde Vrouwenstudies Geschiedenis
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Kremer, Monique. How welfare states care. [Amsterdam] : Amsterdam University Press, ©2007 9789053569757 9053569758 (DLC) 2008384576 (OCoLC)154690005
ISBN 9789048501724 (electronic bk.)
9048501725 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000048782089
AU@ 000051328474
AU@ 000060058311
DEBBG BV042960188
DEBBG BV044133562
DEBSZ 396239064
DEBSZ 422139181
GBVCP 1003592678
NZ1 13859886

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