Southern European Welfare Regimes and the Worsening Position of Women

  title={Southern European Welfare Regimes and the Worsening Position of Women},
  author={Rossana Trifiletti},
  journal={Journal of European Social Policy},
  pages={49 - 64}
The article contributes to the current debate on welfare regimes, bringing together the widespread need for a fourth welfare regime besides Esping-Andersen's well-known typol ogy, and the results of its feminist critique. It is particularly in the case of Southern European countries that a gendered point of view seems crucial, to define the specificities of a different path in developing social protection. On the other hand, comparative analyses on gender and welfare state only seldom consider… 

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