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Social Policy in Ageing Societies: Britain and Germany Compared Alan Walker University of Sheffield

Social Policy in Ageing Societies: Britain and Germany Compared

Alan Walker University of Sheffield

Published January 15th 2009
ISBN : 9780230520981
Hardcover
224 pages
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This collection offers a fascinating comparative analysis of two very different approaches to social policy on ageing. By analyzing the different foundations and systems established by Beveridge in Britain and Bismarck in Germany this book provides aMoreThis collection offers a fascinating comparative analysis of two very different approaches to social policy on ageing. By analyzing the different foundations and systems established by Beveridge in Britain and Bismarck in Germany this book provides a well-constructed and truly comparative perspective on a range of key issues. Each chapter is co-authored by a leading German and a British figure in the field allowing for a unique insight into the differing policies.