Globalized Labour Markets and Social Inequality in Europe by H. BlossfeldGlobalized Labour Markets and Social Inequality in Europe by H. Blossfeld

Globalized Labour Markets and Social Inequality in Europe

byH. BlossfeldEditorS. Buchholz, D. Hofäcker

Hardcover | October 3, 2011

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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.
GOSTA ESPING-ANDERSEN Professor of Sociology at Pompeu Fabra University, Spain ANNA BARANOWSKA Studied Quantitative Methods and Information systems at Warsaw School of Economics, Poland PAOLO BARBIERI Teaches Economic Sociology at the University of Trento, Italy URACHA CHATRAKUL NA AYUDHYA Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Orga...
Title:Globalized Labour Markets and Social Inequality in EuropeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:327 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 1.11 inPublished:October 3, 2011Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230241999

ISBN - 13:9780230241992

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Table of Contents

List of Tables List of Figures Preface Foreword; G. Esping-Andersen Notes on Contributors PART I: INTRODUCTION  Globalized Labour Markets and Social Inequality in Europe; S. Buchholz, K.Kolb, D.Hofäcker  & H.Blossfeld PART II: COUNTRY-SPECIFIC CONTRIBUTIONS ON CONSERVATIVE WELFARE REGIMES  Selective Flexibilization and Deregulation of the Labour Market; S.Buchholz  & K.Kolb   The Flexibilization of the Dutch Labour Market; R.Wielers  & M.Mills PART III: COUNTRY-SPECIFIC CONTRIBUTIONS ON SOUTHERN EUROPEAN WELFARE REGIMES  The Flexibilization of the Spanish Labour Market; J.Martínez Pastor  & F.Bernardi   Italy: No Country for Young Men (and Women); P.Barbieri PART IV: COUNTRY-SPECIFIC CONTRIBUTIONS ON SOCIAL-DEMOCRATIC WELFARE REGIMES  A Recipe for Coping with the Challenge of Globalization?; D.Hofäcker   Changing Work-Life Inequality in Sweden; T.Korpi  & M.Tåhlin PART V: COUNTRY-SPECIFIC CONTRIBUTIONS ON POST-SOCIALIST WELFARE REGIMES  The Estonian Form of Globalization; J.Helemäe  & E.Saar   From Guaranteed Employment to Job Competition; A.Baranowska PART VI: COUNTRY-SPECIFIC CONTRIBUTION LIBERAL WELFARE REGIMES  The Effects of Flexibilization on Social Divisions and Career Trajectories in the UK Labour Market; C.Purcell, M.Flynn,  & U.Ayudhya PART VII: DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION  The Flexibilization of European Labour Markets and the Development of Social Inequalities; D.Hofäcker, S.Buchholz, K.Kolb,  & H.Blossfeld Index