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Professionalism, Managerialism and Reform in Higher Education and the Health Services

The European Welfare State and the Rise of the Knowledge Society

  • Teresa Carvalho
  • Rui Santiago
Book

Part of the Issues in Higher Education book series (IHIGHER)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Rui Santiago, Teresa Carvalho
      Pages 1-12
  3. Professionals in Higher Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Guy Neave
      Pages 15-29
    3. Teresa Carvalho, Rui Santiago
      Pages 30-63
  4. Professionals in Health

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. Helena Hirvonen
      Pages 81-101
    3. Mike Dent
      Pages 119-134
    4. Tiago Correia, Graça Carapinheiro, Helena Serra
      Pages 151-171
  5. Conclusions

    1. Teresa Carvalho, Rui Santiago
      Pages 172-180
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 181-185

About this book

Introduction

Over the past three decades, professions across the European Union have faced significant and radical challenges. This book analyses three professional groups involved in the academic and health sectors and how they are affected by different national Welfare State models such as Mediterranean, Scandinavian and Anglo Saxon.

Keywords

Welfare state Knowledge society Knowledge economy New Public Management Academics Doctors Nurses Professionalism education European Union (EU) higher education labor market

Editors and affiliations

  • Teresa Carvalho
    • 1
  • Rui Santiago
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Aveiro and CIPESPortugal

About the editors

Timo Aarrevaara, University of Helsinki, Finland Graça Carapinherio, Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology, Portugal Teresa Carvalho, University of Aveiro, Portugal Tiago Correia, Lisbon University, Portugal Mike Dent, Staffordshire University, UK Helena Hirvonen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland Guy Neave, International Association of Universities, France Joana Ribeiro, University of Coimbra, Portugal Mike Saks, University Campus Suffolk, UK Rui Santiago, University of Aveiro, Portugal Helena Serra, University of Lisbon, Portugal

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Professionalism, Managerialism and Reform in Higher Education and the Health Services
  • Book Subtitle The European Welfare State and the Rise of the Knowledge Society
  • Editors Teresa Carvalho
    Rui Santiago
  • Series Title Issues in Higher Education
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137487001
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Education Collection Education (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-137-48699-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-349-56995-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-137-48700-1
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XI, 185
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Higher Education
    Social Policy
    Politics of the Welfare State
    Education Policy
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