Gendering Family Policies in Post-Communist Europe: A Historical-Institutional Analysis by S. SaxonbergGendering Family Policies in Post-Communist Europe: A Historical-Institutional Analysis by S. Saxonberg

Gendering Family Policies in Post-Communist Europe: A Historical-Institutional Analysis

byS. Saxonberg

Hardcover | June 23, 2014

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Through the use of a historical-institutional perspective and with particular reference to the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia; this study explores the state of family policies in Post-Communist Europe. It analyzes how these policies have developed and examines their impact on gender relations for the countries mentioned.
Steven Saxonberg is a Professor of Sociology at CESES (Center for Social and Economic Strategies) at the Charles University, Czech Republic and Guest Professor of Political Sociology at Dalarna University College, Sweden.
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Title:Gendering Family Policies in Post-Communist Europe: A Historical-Institutional AnalysisFormat:HardcoverDimensions:292 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.99 inPublished:June 23, 2014Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230299954

ISBN - 13:9780230299955

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. The Transition in Central Europe Revisited 3. Historical-Institutional Development 4. The Influence of International Organizations 5. Institutional Framework 6. Attitudes of the Population 7. Strategies and Political Opportunities for Women's Organizations 8. Political Parties and Policy-Makers 9. Conclusion