Normalization And "Outsiderhood" : Feminist Readings of a Neoliberal Welfare State.

This volume presents an illuminating analysis of the ways in which normalization processes and practices operate in a welfare state in an age of neoliberalism. This informative book problematizes the meaning of the phrase 'normalization processes and practices', that for an Anglophone audi...

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Main Author: Davies, Bronwyn
Other Authors: Fahlgren, Siv, Johansson, Anders E., 1963-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Sharjah : Bentham Science Publishers, 2011.
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Summary:This volume presents an illuminating analysis of the ways in which normalization processes and practices operate in a welfare state in an age of neoliberalism. This informative book problematizes the meaning of the phrase 'normalization processes and practices', that for an Anglophone audience may smack of functionalism. The historical context of the deliberate adoption of normalization processes and practices in Sweden in the post-World War II era was, in the first instance, an expression of the inclusivity designed to decrease inequalities and to achieve social justice. However all the contr.
Physical Description:1 online resource (130 pages)
ISBN:9781608052790
1608052796