Activation Policies and the Protection of Individual Rights: A Critical Assessment of the Situation in Denmark, Finland and Sweden (Hardback)
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Language: English . Brand New Book. In Denmark, Finland and Sweden the evolution of administrative law, including social welfare law, has been marked by a shift towards a stronger protection of the recipient s individual rights. The adoption of activation policies targeting recipients of social assistance has highlighted the tensions between decision-making concerning the implementation of these policies and the legislative efforts to promote the realisation of individual rights in the field of social welfare. An examination of the legislation in question and its implementation conditions shows that the realisation of individual rights is subordinated to the pursuit of organisational and other objectives. The findings of the study are used to formulate proposals for the promotion of individual rights based on the Nordic egalitarian model of citizenship. This critical assessment of activation policies should be of broad international appeal. It will be of interest to researchers in social policy, as well as those concerned with protection of rights. N° de réf. du libraire AA69781409401797
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Critique: 'This original and timely book, by an author who is equally committed to the pursuit of social policy goals and the protection of human rights, not only shows how activation programmes in Denmark, Finland and Sweden put the rights of vulnerable people at risk but also outlines how this situation should be tackled. It contains some extremely important lessons for countries like the UK, where the legal protection of human rights is considerably weaker than it is in Scandinavia.'
Titre : Activation Policies and the Protection of ...
Éditeur : Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom
Date d'édition : 2011
Reliure : Hardback
Etat du livre : New
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