The Condition of Citizenship
This innovative volume explores ways in which the idea of citizenship can be seen as a unifying concept in understanding contemporary social change and social problems.
The book outlines traditional linkages between citizenship and public participation, national identity and social welfare, and shows the relevance of citizenship for a range of rising issues extending from global change through gender to the environment. The areas investigated include: the challenge of internationalization to the nation state and to national identities; the contested nature of citizenship in relation to poverty, work and welfare; the implications of gender inequality; and the potential for new conceptions of citizenship in response to cultur
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The Changing Quality of Citizenship
Citizenship and National Identity
Four Conceptions of Citizenship
Citizenship and the InnerCity Ghetto Poor
Citizenship Work and Welfare
Marriage and the Boundaries of Citizenship
Civil Citizenship against Social Citizenship?