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Technology and the welfare state

Stephen Uttley

Technology and the welfare state

the influence of technological change upon the development of health care in Britain and America

by Stephen Uttley

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Published by Unwin Hyman in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Social medicine -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Medical care -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Medical technology -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Social medicine -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Medical care -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Medical technology -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [194]-208) and index.

      StatementStephen Uttley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA418.3.G7 U88 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 213 p. ;
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1880604M
      ISBN 100044458401, 004445841X
      LC Control Number90041144

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      'For many of us Sweden is the iconic social democratic welfare state. But this fascinating collection of essays from the University of Gothenberg, covering a wide range of aspects of contemporary Sweden, helps us to understand that the Swedish welfare state is certainly reconfiguring and may well be transforming'. Social welfare (ajutor social in Romanian) in Romania is coordinated by the Romanian Ministry of Labor, Family and Social system is funded from the state budget. There are roughly fifty types of welfare a Romanian citizen can receive. In , it was estimated that 7 million Romanians receive some form of welfare benefits. In , the budget granted for .

      The Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose (IIPP) and the British Library presents a public lecture series titled Innovation and the Welfare State. The dynamic lecture series brings together world-leading thinkers to debate how the 21st century welfare state requires rethinking healthcare, green growth, public access to knowledge and new. The book will fit well in introductory and advanced courses on welfare state policy, social work, sociology, economic history, institutional economics and political science. In all these disciplines, the case of Sweden has always provoked interest and debate, due to Sweden’s combination of prosperity, equality and extensive welfare : Andreas Bergh.


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