By Linda Hantrais

Across Europe and past, altering relations residing preparations have influenced renowned and educational debate concerning the impression of socio-demographic developments on family members health and wellbeing and the demanding situations they current for governments. This path-breaking ebook explores the advanced dating among relatives swap and public coverage responses in european member states and candidate international locations. After evaluating the key socio-economic alterations of the overdue twentieth century in Europe and their effect on kin and dealing lifestyles, it analyses either the reactions of coverage makers and clients as they reply to swap and the perceptions households have of public coverage and its relative value of their lives.

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