Globalized Labour Markets and Social Inequality in Europe

  • Hans-Peter Blossfeld
  • Sandra Buchholz
  • Dirk Hofäcker
  • Kathrin Kolb

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Sandra Buchholz, Kathrin Kolb, Dirk Hofäcker, Hans-Peter Blossfeld
      Pages 3-22
  3. Country-Specific Contributions on Conservative Welfare Regimes

  4. Country-Specific Contributions on Southern European Welfare Regimes

  5. Country-Specific Contributions on Social-Democratic Welfare Regimes

  6. Country-Specific Contributions on Post-Socialist Welfare Regimes

  7. A Country-Specific Contribution on Liberal Welfare Regimes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 259-259
    2. Christina Purcell, Matt Flynn, Uracha Chatrakul Na Ayudhya
      Pages 261-292
  8. Discussion and Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 293-293
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 323-327

About this book

Introduction

Based on contributions from international experts, this volume provides an up-to-date account of globalization's influences on individual life courses in nine different modern societies, and of cross-nationally varying political strategies to mediate this influence.

Keywords

competition employment globalization labor market Nation social inequality

Editors and affiliations

  • Hans-Peter Blossfeld
    • 1
  • Sandra Buchholz
    • 1
  • Dirk Hofäcker
    • 2
  • Kathrin Kolb
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BambergGermany
  2. 2.Mannheim Centre for European Social ResearchGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230319882
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-31768-4
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-31988-2
  • About this book