Ireland and Welfare State Change

  • Anthony McCashinEmail author


This chapter introduces the subject of welfare State change and argues that Ireland is neglected in the research literature. It also suggests that the dominant theoretical framework - institutionalism - is particularly relevant to Ireland.


Ireland Institutionalism Change 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Social Work and Social PolicyTrinity CollegeDublin 2Ireland

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