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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).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
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.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Labor.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Labor & Industrial Relations.
Society and social sciences.
Politics and government.
Society and culture: general.
Humanities.
History.
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
Verzorgingsstaat.
Vrouwenarbeid.
Sekseverschillen.
Ouderschap.
Europa (geografie)
Wohlfahrtsstaat
Arbeit
Familie
Kinderfürsorge
Frauenarbeit
Regierung.
Europa.
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.)
9789053569757
9053569758

 
    
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