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Transformations in Global and Regional Social Policies

  • Alexandra Kaasch
  • Paul Stubbs

About this book


This book discusses key issues in global and regional social policy, exploring Bob Deacon's pioneering approach to regulation, rights and redistribution. It addresses the role of international actors in shaping social policy and discusses the problems and possibilities of new alliances for global social justice.


climate change ethics health policy Nation politics poverty social justice social policy transformation

Editors and affiliations

  • Alexandra Kaasch
    • 1
  • Paul Stubbs
    • 2
  1. 1.University of BremenGermany
  2. 2.The Institute of EconomicsCroatia

About the editors

Bob Deacon, University of Sheffield, UK Shana Cohen, University of Cambridge, UK Ian Gough, University of Bath, UK Meri Koivusalo, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland Huck-ju Kwon, Seoul National University, Korea Victoria Lawson, University of Washington, US Robert O'Brien, McMaster University, Canada Asunción Lera St. Clair, International Centre for Climate and Environmental Research, Norway Fiona Williams, University of Leeds, UK Nicola Yeates, The Open University, UK

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