Social development and social policy : international experiences and China's reform / editors Qi Dongtao (East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore), Yang Lijun, South China University of Technology, China.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New Jersey : World Scientific, [2017]
Description
xvi, 407 pages ; 24 cm

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Europe's (Halfway) social investment turn / Anton Hemerijck -- Shifting reform strategies in European welfare states / Giuliano Bonoli -- The 21st century enabling state: public support for private responsibility in the US / Neil Gilbert -- Exploring the Japanese welfare experience: toward a model and a framework / Watanabe Masao -- Social policy in Korea: theory and practice / Christian Aspalter -- The role of mandatory retirement savings in protecting the aged in Singapore / M. Ramesh -- Singapore's social policy: transition and rebalancing / Zhao Litao -- Social welfare expansion and national health insurance in Taiwan / Qi Dongtao -- Workfare in Hong Kong / Joe C.B. Leung -- Between the state and the market: the political logic of social policy reform in China / Zheng Yongnian -- Social policy and health care reform in China / Ake Blomqvist -- Law enforcement in the Chinese health system: an institutional perspective / Qian Jiwei -- Social protest, state response, and regime legitimacy in China / Cai Yongshun and Zhou Titi -- What took away Chinese people's happiness in the past two decades? China's puzzling happiness curve / Shan Wei.
ISBN
  • 9789814730969 ((hc ; : alk. paper))
  • 9814730963 ((hc ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2016015375
OCLC
930486511
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