Activation as a Common Framework for Social Policies towards Lone Parents

Trudie Knijn, Claude Martin, Jane Millar

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationReforming the Bismarckian Welfare Systems
EditorsB. Pallier, C. Martin
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9781405183482
Publication statusPublished - 9 Mar 2009


  • Activation as a common framework for social policies towards lone parents
  • From social protection to employment activation
  • Idea of an alignment - adequate way of conceptualizing these changes
  • Individualized and decentralized management
  • Lone parents facing a changing environment of social protection
  • Lone-parent families - considered as a 'social risk'
  • New instruments for activation
  • Social policies for lone parents

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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