Changing Social Risks and Social Policy Responses in the Nordic Welfare States

  • Ivan Harsløf
  • Rickard Ulmestig

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Ivan Harsløf, Simone Scarpa, Synøve Nygaard Andersen
    Pages 25-49
  3. Rickard Ulmestig, Ivan Harsløf
    Pages 266-281
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 282-295

About this book


The Nordic welfare states have found themselves in the firing line of post-industrial developments, resulting in fundamental changes and new social needs to attend to. This book explores responses to changing social risks across areas such as structural unemployment, entrepreneurship, immigration, single parenthood, education and health.


education Figuration immigration labor market migration social policy unemployment

Editors and affiliations

  • Ivan Harsløf
    • 1
  • Rickard Ulmestig
    • 2
  1. 1.Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied SciencesNorway
  2. 2.Jönköping University & Linnaeus UniversitySweden

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