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Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare

Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

This journal is now continued as the International Journal of Social Welfare. The International Journal of Social Welfare seeks to encourage debate about the global implications of the most pressing social welfare issues of the day. Its interdisciplinary approach will promote examination of these issues from the various branches of the applied social sciences and integrate analyses of policy and practice.

Journal article

Daycare for elderly people in Sweden: a national survey

Authors:
SAMUELSSON L., MALMBERG B., HANSSON J-H.
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.310-319.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

Describes the current provision of daycare for elderly people in Sweden.

Journal article

Are there differences in standard of care for the elderly? A comparative study of assistance decisions in Stockholm

Authors:
LAGERGREN M., JOHANSSON P-A.
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.340-349.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

Discusses how according to Swedish law, an elderly dependent person is entitled to public services in the form of home help in ordinary housing or a place in special housing - i.e. sheltered housing, a residential home or a nursing home. Describes a study of ten districts in Stockholm in order to determine whether there were systematic differences between districts with regard to provision of services to the elderly.

Journal article

Youth unemployment, economic deprivation and suicide

Author:
HAGQUIST C.
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.330-339.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

The objective of this article is to shed light on the relationship between unemployment and financial hardship/recession on the one hand and suicide of young persons on the other, based partly on a review of the literature and partly on a tentative analysis of data from Sweden.

Journal article

Civil criticism and the welfare state

Author:
ERVASTI H.J.
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.288-299.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

This article reports on a Finnish survey on criticism of the welfare state. The main results showed that criticism against the welfare state is widespread and that different socio-economic groups express diverging forms of criticism.

Journal article

Attitudes to prioritization in selected health care activities

Authors:
RYYNANEN O-P., et al
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.320-329.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

The aim of this study was to measure attitudes to health care prioritisation in various Finnish population groups: the general public, politicians and medical and social work professionals.

Journal article

Is disability pension related to quality of life?

Authors:
EDEN L, et al
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.300-309.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

The aim of this study was to investigate the quality of life among early retired pensioners granted a disability pension de to musculoskeletal disorders in Sweden.

Journal article

Women in Denmark - why do they die so young? Risk factors for premature death

Authors:
HELWEG-LARSON K., KNUDSEN L.B., PETERSSON B.
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.266-275.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

Looks at how life expectancy for women in Denmark has been declining since 1980. Analyses the different mortality trends in Norway and Sweden and identifies national differentials in external determinants of morbidity and premature mortality. Discusses the external factors and argues that the daily life of women has deteriorated because the welfare system has not facilitated the combination of child-bearing and paid work.

Journal article

Decentralization of decision making: the case of payment policies for children's daycare

Author:
FORSSEN K.
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.277-287.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

This article examines how the decentralisation of decision making in Finland has affected the realisation of basic welfare state principles. Looks specifically at user fee policies for children's daycare.

Journal article

Self-perception of minority group adolescents: the experience of Arabs living in Israel

Authors:
AZAIZA F., BEN-ARI A.T.
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(3), July 1998, pp.236-243.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

Describes the self-perception of Arab adolescents living in Israel based on a survey. The findings show differences in various aspects of their self-perception according to gender, family level of religiosity and form of residence. The significance of the findings are discussed within two frameworks: environmental stability as related to self-concept, and the changes taking place in ethnic minority communities.

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