The politics of health in Europe

This was the first general comparative study of health policy and politics to focus on the major countries of Western Europe: France, Germany, Italy, Sweden and the UK. 1 Health politics; 2 The health care state in Europe, 1880-1980; 3 National health services: Italy,...

Social Policy in Germany

An introduction to, and detailed analysis of, social policy provision in Germany. A specially selected team of authors look at the historical development of social policy in Germany; the framework for policy making today; the main areas of social policy (social...