The Transformation of Care in European Societies

  • Margarita León

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Margarita León
      Pages 1-7
  3. Contextualising the Transformation of Care Across Europe

  4. National case-studies

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 338-346

About this book

Introduction

This book aims to explore the nature and extent of the 'care deficit' problem in European societies and how effective the different care systems are in dealing with these problems through policy innovation. It combines theoretical and conceptual debates, cross-national comparisons and analytically-driven case studies.

Keywords

Care policies Care regimes Europe Childcare ECEC Long term care Welfare change Migration Cultural values Austria England Denmark Germany Italy Poland Spain care childhood children education employment innovation labor market service

Editors and affiliations

  • Margarita León
    • 1
  1. 1.Autonomous University of BarcelonaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137326515
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-67315-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32651-5
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