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Social Protection for the Poor and the Poorest - Concepts, Policies and Politics

Social Protection for the Poor and the Poorest - Concepts, Policies and Politics

BOOK edited by Armando Barrientos and David Hulme

Palgrave and Macmillan, 2008

This book examines the political processes shaping the formulation of social protection policies; compares the key conceptual frameworks available for analysing social protection; and provides a comparative discussion on social protection policies focused on the poor and the poorest.

The book, edited by Armando Barrientos and David Hulme, is published by Palgrave Macmillan. Drawing on key case studies from Africa, Latin America and Asia, the contributors outline solutions for the future of social protection in developing countries.

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12.09.2016
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