This e-book deals an leading edge research of the ways that the connection among voters and welfare states - social citizenship - turns into extra dynamic and multifaceted due to Europeanization and individualization.

Written by means of interdisciplinary participants from politics, sociology, legislation and philosophy, it examines the transformation of social citizenship via a sequence of illuminating case reviews, evaluating Nordic international locations and different ecu nations.

Dealing with the subsequent components of nationwide and ecu welfare coverage, laws and practice:

  • activation – reforms linking source of revenue upkeep and employment promoting
  • scope for participation of marginal teams in deliberation and decision-making
  • impact of human rights laws for welfare and criminal safety opposed to discrimination and social boundaries to equivalent industry participation
  • coordination of social protection structures to facilitate cross-border mobility in Europe
  • pension reform – efforts to make pension structures sustainable.

Citizenship in Nordic Welfare States could be of curiosity to scholars and researchers of social coverage, comparative welfare, social legislations, political technology, sociology and eu studies.

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