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Responsible Citizens: Individuals, Health and Policy under Neoliberalism
  

Responsible Citizens: Individuals, Health and Policy under Neoliberalism (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Brown, B. J.
By Baker, Sally

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The individual has never been more important in society - in almost every sphere of public and private life, the individual is sovereign. Yet the importance and apparent power assigned to the individual is not all that it seems. As 'Responsible Citizens' investigates via its UK-b...ased case studies, this emphasis on the individual has gone hand in hand with a rise in subtle authoritarianism, which has insinuated itself into the government of the population. Whilst present throughout the public services, this authoritarianism is most conspicuous in the health and social welfare sectors, such that a kind of 'governance through responsibility' is today enforced upon the population.
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ISBN 9781783080458
Released NZ 15 Oct 2013
Publisher Anthem Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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ISBN-13 9781783080458
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Anthem Press
Imprint Anthem Press
Released 15 Oct 2013
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Brown, B. J.
By Baker, Sally
Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
Category Social Welfare & Social Services
Central Government Policies
Number of Pages 226
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 25mm
Dewey Code 362.109429
Weight 454g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Health planning - Wales, Medical policy - Wales
NBS Text Social Issues, Services & Welfare
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly

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