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Integrating UK and European social policy the complexity of Europeanisation by Robert Geyer

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Published by Radcliffe in Abingdon, Oxon, Seattle .
Written in English


  • European Union. -- Great Britain.,
  • European Union countries -- Social policy.,
  • Great Britain -- Social policy.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRobert Geyer and Andrew MacKintosh with Kai Lehmann ; foreword by Ian Bache.
ContributionsMackintosh, Andrew., Lehmann, Kai.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 200 p.
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19384779M
ISBN 101857757645

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