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We shall not be moved"How Liverpool's working class fought redundancies, closures and cuts in the age of Thatcher"

We shall not be moved: "How Liverpool's working class fought redundancies, closures and cuts in the age of Thatcher"

Brian Marren

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719095764
eISBN:
9781526109668
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095764.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The last quarter of the twentieth-century brought forth enormous change to the lives of working-class Britons. This transformation came mainly in the form of widespread industrial closure and the ... More

Weak LinksFragile States, Global Threats, and International Security

Weak Links: Fragile States, Global Threats, and International Security

Stewart Patrick

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199751501
eISBN:
9780199895366
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199751501.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Conventional wisdom among policymakers in both the US and Europe holds that weak and failing states are the source of the world's most pressing security threats today. The international community's ... More

Weapon of ChoiceSmall Arms and the Culture of Military Innovation

Weapon of Choice: Small Arms and the Culture of Military Innovation

Matthew Ford

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190623869
eISBN:
9780190686574
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190623869.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This book examines Western military technological innovation through the lens of developments in small arms during the twentieth century. These weapons have existed for centuries, appear to have ... More

The Weight of ViolenceReligion, Language, Politics

The Weight of Violence: Religion, Language, Politics

Saitya Brata Das and Soumyabrata Choudhury (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199453726
eISBN:
9780199085293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199453726.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

‘How do we now make sense of existence in a world that is constantly threatened by destruction of sense?’: such is the question asked by the chapters in this book. It turns out that the question ... More

Welfare and Work in the Open Economy Volume I: From Vulnerability to Competitiveness in Comparative Perspective

Welfare and Work in the Open Economy Volume I: From Vulnerability to Competitiveness in Comparative Perspective

Fritz W. Scharpf and Vivien A. Schmidt (eds)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199240883
eISBN:
9780191600173
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199240884.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This is the first of a two‐volume study of the adjustment of advanced welfare states to international economic pressures, in which leading scholars detail the wide variety of responses in 12 ... More

Welfare and Work in the Open Economy Volume II: Diverse Responses to Common Challenges in Twelve Countries

Welfare and Work in the Open Economy Volume II: Diverse Responses to Common Challenges in Twelve Countries

Fritz W. Scharpf and Vivien A. Schmidt (eds)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199240920
eISBN:
9780191600180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199240922.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This is the second of a two‐volume study of the adjustment of advanced welfare states to international economic pressures, in which leading scholars detail the wide variety of responses in 12 ... More

Welfare in the Kantian State

Welfare in the Kantian State

Alexander Kaufman

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198294672
eISBN:
9780191599637
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198294670.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Kant's theory of justice continues to exert a powerful influence on contemporary discussions of justice and equality. Modern theorists disagree, however, regarding the implications of Kant's theory ... More

Welfare State ChangeTowards a Third Way?

Welfare State Change: Towards a Third Way?

Jane Lewis and Rebecca Surender (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199266722
eISBN:
9780191601941
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199266727.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This book explores the origins, content and consequences of Third Way social policy reform in the welfare systems of industrialized economies. It considers the extent to which Third Way ideology and ... More

Welfare States and Immigrant RightsThe Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion

Welfare States and Immigrant Rights: The Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion

Diane Sainsbury

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199654772
eISBN:
9780191744747
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654772.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Comparative Politics

This book deals with the impact of welfare states on immigrants' social rights, economic well-being and social inclusion, and it offers the first systematic comparison of immigrants' social rights ... More

Welfare through WorkConservative Ideas, Partisan Dynamics, and Social Protection in Japan

Welfare through Work: Conservative Ideas, Partisan Dynamics, and Social Protection in Japan

Mari Miura

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451058
eISBN:
9780801465925
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451058.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

High economic growth and relatively equitable distribution were among the most conspicuous characteristics of the postwar Japanese political economy. The lure of the Japanese model, however, has ... More

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