By Jenny Andersson

This publication deals an in depth account of how that social democracy this present day is sensible of capitalism. specifically, it demanding situations the concept social democracy has long gone "neoliberal," arguing that so-called 3rd method guidelines appear to have introduced out new facets of a thoroughgoing social interventionism with roots deep within the historical past of social democracy. writer Jenny Andersson expertly develops the declare that what distinguishes modern day social democracy from the prior is the way in which that it equates cultural and social values with monetary values, which in flip locations a top class on people who are able to succeeding within the wisdom economic climate. supplying an insightful examine of Britain's New Labour and Sweden's SAP, and of the political cultural differences that experience taken position in these nations, this is often the 1st ebook that appears heavily into how the commercial, social, and cultural regulations of latest social democracy healthy jointly to shape a specific realizing of capitalism and capitalist politics.

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