Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Robert Geyer and Andrew MacKintosh with Kai Lehmann ; foreword by Ian Bache.|
|Contributions||Mackintosh, Andrew., Lehmann, Kai.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 200 p.|
|Number of Pages||200|
Combines a detailed introduction to the science of complexity and its application to social policy, Europeanisation, globalisation and the EU-UK relationship. This book includes a detailed review of four key policy areas: employment, labour, gender and monetary relations. Buy Integrating UK and European Social Policy by Robert Geyer, Andrew Mackintosh from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery Pages: Drawing on research done on welfare states around the world and on European integration, this book provides a distinctive and sophisticated account of social policy in Europe, showing how it must now be understood in the context of multi-level governance in which EU institutions play a pivotal by: Buy Social Policy in the European Union (The European Union Series) by Karen M. Anderson (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on .
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