Governing Social Protection in the Long Term

Social Policy and Employment Relations in Australia and New Zealand

by Gaby Ramia

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Book Description

This open book examines the comparative evolution of social protection in Australia and New Zealand from 1890 to the present day, focusing on the relationship between employment relations and social policy. Utilising longstanding and more recent developments in historical institutionalist methodology, Ramia investigates the relationship between these two policy domains in the context of social protection theory. He argues that treating employment relations as dynamic, and as inextricably intertwined with changes in the welfare state over time, allows for more accurate portrayal of similarity and difference in social protection.

The book will be of most interest to researchers, advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students in social policy, employment relations, public policy, social and political history, and comparative politics.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Governing Social Protection in the Long Term ebook for free in PDF format (2.8 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Economics and Finance
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Published
2020
Pages
289
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030420536
ISBN10
3030420531
ISBN13 Digital
9783030420543
ISBN10 Digital
303042054X
PDF Size
2.8 MB
License
CC BY

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