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The Nordic Model of Welfare

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Published by International Specialized Book Services .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Welfare & benefit systems,
  • Political Science,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Northern Europe, Scandinavia

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9170343M
    ISBN 108763503417
    ISBN 109788763503419

    What Characterise the Nordic Welfare State Model.   Welfare programs and institutions tend to be analyzed as instrumental arrangements, overlooking the fact that welfare programs are essentially expressions of moral conceptions and values. This book recognises this distinction and offers analyses, perspectives and interpretations of the normative foundation of the 'Nordic welfare state model'.

      The article discusses (1) the interaction between outer images and inner visions; (2) the place and significance of the Nordic model, progressive values and the welfare state in today’s Nordic branding; and (3) the possible function of outward competitive identity as a kind of “compensatory imagination” directed inward as well as by: 3.   The main contention is that the Nordic uniqueness is not merely the outcome of one particular set of historical institutional or political arrangements, or sheer historical luck; rather, the high welfare creation inherent in the Nordic model has been predicated on a long and durable tradition of social cooperation, which has interacted with Cited by: 4.

    The Nordic model of welfare •A relatively novel construction which refers to the similarities and distinctiveness of Nordic societies and their welfare institutions •The ‘flying bumble bee’ –a paradoxical combination of The Nordic model(s) of welfare Author:File Size: KB.   The Nordic welfare model has been admired internationally. But is the model still unique? And can this model survive the challenges of the future? Here are some of .


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The Nordic Model of Welfare: A Historical Reappraisal Paperback – Janu by Niels Finn Christiansen (Editor), Klaus Petersen (Editor), Nils Edling Format: Paperback. In this book a group of Nordic historians trace the historical origins and developments of welfare in the five Nordic countries.

The aim of this book is to modify the standard concept by emphasizing both the common features and the variations between them. As a work hypothesis the authors regard "Norden" as a model with five exceptions.

The Nordic Model: Scandinavia since and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - Cited by: In this book a group of Nordic historians trace the historical origins and developments of welfare in the five Nordic countries.

The aim of this book is to modify the standard concept by emphasising both the common features and the variations between them. As a work hypothesis the authors regard 'Norden' as a model with five exceptions.

Compared with their Western counterparts, societies of Scandinavian or Nordic origins have been more committed to achieving equality and justice and are thus perceived to be more progressive.

Although Nordic societies value gender equality and are even sometimes considered as ‘women-friendly societies’, scepticisms arise regarding how the Nordic model will persist even through the deep.

Petersen K () National, Nordic and trans-Nordic: transnational perspectives on the history of the Nordic welfare states. In: Kettunen P, Petersen K (eds) Beyond welfare state models, transnational historical perspectives on social policy. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, Northampton, pp Author: Jørn Henrik Petersen.

the Nordic model, given that the Nordic model is the core subject matter in this paper. In Three Worlds of Welfare Capitalism – a seminal work on welfare state development – Danish sociologist Esping-Andersen devised a typology to categorise the various welfare regimes in Europe and North America.

In his book, Esping-Anderson identified aFile Size: KB. Buy Nordic Model of Welfare: A Historical Reappraisal by Niels Finn Christiansen, Klaus Petersen, Nils Edling, Per Haave (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. In my recently published book Debunking Utopia — Exposing the Myth of Nordic Socialism, I deal with the fact that Nordic countries have become the No.

1 argument to promote socialism in the U.S Author: Nima Sanandaji. The Nordic Model is a succinct examination of the economic, social, political and cultural facets that comprise the structural institutional foundations of Nordic nations.

Hilson discusses how this region created and sustained social democracy in a piecemeal rather the collaborative way, and that the current welfare state model was not inevitable or static/5.

Part I of this book is devoted to the development of Scandanavian societies from agrarian societies to modern industrial economies and welfare states.

Three of the chapters in Part II analyse particular welfare problems, those of inequality, poverty, and redistribution; the final essay deals with women's position in the welfare state.

The Nordic Model The Nordic model is a term coined to capture the unique combination of free market capitalism and social benefits that have given rise to a society that enjoys a host of Author: James Mcwhinney.

1) The Nordic system kills innovation, and the United States’ adopting it would have dire consequences for the world economy. As Daron Acemoglu, an eminent economist at MIT, wrote in In our model (which is just that, a model), U.S.

citizens would actually be worse off if. The Nordic model is the combination of social welfare and economic systems adopted by Nordic countries. It combines features of capitalism, such as a market economy and economic efficiency, with social benefits, such as state pensions and income Author: Will Kenton.

of the Nordic model should focus on. ISBN The Nordic Model Torben M. Andersen, Bengt Holmström, Seppo Honkapohja, Sixten Korkman, Hans Tson Söderström, Juhana Vartiainen Andersen, Holmström, Honkapohja, Korkman, Söderström, Vartiainen The Nordic Model - Embracing globalization and sharing risks.

book The Nordic model of welfare: a historical reappraisal Niels Finn Christiansen Published in in Copenhagen by Museum Tusculanum Press University of Copenhagen Introduction / Niels Finn Christiansen & Pirjo Markkola -- The power of international comparison: a perspective on the making and challenging of the Nordic welfare state / Pauli Cited by: The book Changing Social Equality: The Nordic Welfare Model in the 21st Century, Edited by Jon Kvist, Johan Fritzell, Bjorn Hvinden, and Olli Kangas is published by Bristol University Press.

The Nordic welfare model and the idea of universalism1 By NANNA KILDAL, STEIN KUHNLE Basically we subscribe to the view that there is such a thing as a Scandinavian or Nordic (welfare) model or type (or welfare regime), characterized among other things Author: Nanna Kildal, Stein Kuhnle.

The Current Nordic Welfare State Model. Of interest in this book chapter is that the reference for his. conclusion is the Nordic welfare-state model.

This model, developed in the years following. What Americans get wrong about the Nordic model. Nathan Schneider J What Americans get wrong about the Nordic model. I actually attack the phrase “welfare state” in my book. The Nordic Welfare Model: Why There is Less Poverty in Scandinavia 0.

By Staff Reports on February 6, World News. WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Nordic countries (Denmark, Norway, Finland, and Sweden) have some of the lowest rates of poverty in the world. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) measures poverty as the.By focusing on developments in the Nordic welfare states during the past decade, Nordic Social Policy provides new insights into the evolution of welfare state measures and generally assesses the 5/5(1).The Nordic welfare model may be among the best in the world but it is under pressure.

It must be refined in order to remain sustainable and to ensure that it provides the requisite social services of the highest possible quality. In this light, in March the health and social ministers decided to fund a strategic review of social provision.