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Transformations of the Swedish Welfare State

From Social Engineering to Governance?

  • Bengt Larsson
  • Martin Letell
  • Håkan Thörn

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Approaching the Swedish Model

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Security and Control

  4. Public Health

  5. The City

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 197-197
    2. Håkan Thörn
      Pages 199-214
    3. Cecilia Hansen Lbfstrand
      Pages 247-261
    4. Håkan Thörn, Bengt Larsson
      Pages 262-282
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 287-322

About this book

Introduction

Using an analytical framework based on Foucault's concept of governmentality and through unique case-studies, this volume explores the ongoing transformations taking place in the Swedish welfare state.

Editors and affiliations

  • Bengt Larsson
    • 1
  • Martin Letell
    • 1
  • Håkan Thörn
    • 1
  1. 1.University of GothenburgSweden

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