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Europeanization, Care and Gender

Global Complexities

  • Hanne Marlene Dahl
  • Marja Keränen
  • Anne Kovalainen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Hanne Marlene Dahl, Marja Keränen, Anne Kovalainen
      Pages 1-17
  3. The Europeanization of Care

  4. The Complexity of Care

  5. Neo-Colonial Care Relations in Europe

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. Hanne Marlene Dahl, Marja Keränen, Anne Kovalainen
      Pages 182-187
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 188-215

About this book


This collection addresses the complexity of care arrangements in contemporary Europe, developing new insights into debates about the care crisis, gender equality, the division of work and the reconciliation of care and work.


care children colonialism complexity equality Europe European Union (EU) family policy gender migration Othering Policy Tradition women work

Editors and affiliations

  • Hanne Marlene Dahl
    • 1
  • Marja Keränen
    • 2
  • Anne Kovalainen
    • 3
  1. 1.Roskilde UniversityDenmark
  2. 2.University of JyväskyläFinland
  3. 3.University of TurkuFinland

About the editors

THOMA P. BOJE Professor of Sociology at the University of Roskilde, Denmark ANDERS EJRNAES Associate Professor at the University of Roskilde, Denmark EGLE SUMSKIENE Lecturer at Vilnius University, Lithuania FIONA WILLIAM Emeritus Professor of Social Policy at the University of Leeds, UK KEYÄT NOUSIAINEN Professor of Comparative Law and Legal Theory at the University of Turku, Finland MAJDA HR ENJAK Researcher at the Peace Institute, Slovenia JANICE MCLAUGHLIN Reader in Sociology at Newcastle University, UK KIRSI ERÄRANTA Doctoral Candidate at the University of Helsinki, Finland LISE WIDDING ISAKSEN Professor at the University of Bergen, Norway SUSANA CLIMENT Lecturer at the Universidad Carlos III, Spain JOAN TRONTO Professor at the University of Minnesota, USA

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