Open Session

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: F203
RC19 Sociology of Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Ito PENG, University of Toronto, Canada
Rethinking The Conceptual Foundations Of Social Policy: Theoretical Insights and Lessons From The Global South? (Oral Presentation)
Jimi ADESINA, University of South Africa, South Africa

Increased Involvement of the Disabled in Welfare Policymaking (Oral Presentation)
Ryoko TAKAHASHI, Kanazawa University, Japan

Voluntary Work in Denmark 2004-2012 - in General and within the Field of Social Policy (Oral Presentation)
Torben FRIDBERG, Danish National Centre Social Research, Denmark

Cross-National Policies and Relative Household Income of Families with Children By Family Structure and Parental Education (Oral Presentation)
Stephanie MOLLER, UNC Charlotte, USA; Joya MISRA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA; Elizabeth WEMLINGER, UNC Charlotte, USA; Eiko STRADER, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA

Understanding Welfare Diversity and Evolution In Japan, Korea, and China. A Regulationist Interpretation (Distributed Paper)
Sebastien LECHEVALIER, École Hautes Études Sciences Sociales, France; Robert BOYER, Institut des Amériques, France

Welfare Support Attitudes in Korea, Taiwan, Germany, and Italy: Focusing on the Influence of Institutional and Political Factors (Distributed Paper)
Myungsook WOO, The Institute for Social Development and Policy Research, Seoul National University, South Korea; Eun Young NAM, Seoul National University, South Korea

Pathways to Social Marginalization in a Scandinavian Welfare State (Distributed Paper)
Lars BENJAMINSEN, Danish National Centre Social Research, Denmark; Stefan ANDRADE, Danish National Centre Social Research, Denmark