10. Welfare-states

  • The legacy of early modern states. Cameralism and Polizeiwissenschaft.
  • Classification of welfare states.
  • The welfare state and globalization.
  • The Swedish model and welfare state chauvinism.


  • T. H. Marshall, “Citizenship and Social Class.” In Citizenship and Social Class and Other Essays, 1–85. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1950.
  • Esping-Andersen, Gosta. The Three Worlds of Welfare Capitalism. Princeton University Press, 1990.
  • Dominique Anxo, “Towards an active and integrated life course policy: the Swedish experience,” The Welfare-State and Life Transitions, eds. Dominique Anxo, Gerhard Bosch, Jill Rubery. Edward Elgar, 2010.
  • Ov Cristian Norocel, “Populist Radical Right Protectors of the Folkhem: Welfare Chauvinism in Sweden.” Critical Social Policy, January 5, 2016.

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