The Future of European Social Democracy: Building the Good Society by H. MeyerThe Future of European Social Democracy: Building the Good Society by H. Meyer

The Future of European Social Democracy: Building the Good Society

byH. MeyerEditorJ. Rutherford

Paperback | November 22, 2011

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European social democracy is in crisis. In the last decade it has ceased to be about either society or democracy. The authors explore its values, how it can be revived and what kind of political economy it requires to thrive. This book includes a foreword by the two leaders of the 'Building the Good Society' project, Andrea Nahles and Jon Cruddas.
JENNY ANDERSSON CNRS Research Fellow at the Center for International Studies (CERI), Sciences Po, Paris, France, and Associate Professor at the Swedish Institute for Future Studies, Stockholm, Sweden STEFAN BERGER Professor of Modern German and Comparative European History at the University of Manchester, UK, where he is also Director ...
Title:The Future of European Social Democracy: Building the Good SocietyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:235 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.64 inPublished:November 22, 2011Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230290949

ISBN - 13:9780230290945

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Table of Contents

Social democracy in our Time; J.Cruddas & A.Nahles Introduction: Building the Good Society; H.Meyer & J.Rutherford PART I: SOCIAL DEMOCRACY IN EUROPE Social Democratic Trajectories in Modern Europe: One or Many Families?; S.Berger The Europeanisation of Social Democracy: Politics without Policy and Policy without Politics; I.Hertner & J.Sloam The Preconditions of Social Europe and the Tasks of Social Democracy; S.Collignon PART II: A NEW POLITICAL ECONOMY A Decent Capitalism for a Good Society; S.Dullien , H.Herr & C.Kellerman So viel Zivilgesellschaft wie möglich; so viel große Konzernen wie nötig?(As Much Market as Possible; as Much State as Necessary); C.Crouch PART III: RE-FRAMING SOCIAL DEMOCRACY The New Language of Social Democracy; E.Wehling & G.Lakoff Social Democracy and Trade Unions; D.Tsarouhas The Greatest Happiness Principle: An Imperative for Social Democracy?; C.Kroll PART IV: POLITICAL FUTURES Dispossession; J.Rutherford The Challenge of European Social Democracy: Communitarianism and Cosmopolitanism United; H.Meyer Not Without a Future; J.Andersson The National in the Network Society: UKUncut, the English Defence League and the challenge for Social Democracy; B.Little & D.Grayson PART V: CONCLUSION The Way Ahead; H.Meyer & J.Rutherford Appendix: Building the Good Society; J.Cruddas & A.Nahles