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Kaufmann, Franz-Xaver

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Works: 210 works in 582 publications in 3 languages and 6,423 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Cross-cultural studies  History 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: JF1321, 350.007
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Most widely held works by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann
Guidance, control, and evaluation in the public sector : the Bielefeld interdisciplinary project by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
15 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and German and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thinking about social policy the German tradition by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The book is part of the 5-volume series German Social Policy, a unique multidisciplinary approach to the history of German social policy written by the doyens of their respective disciplines. The volumes expound the contribution of the German tradition to the rise of social policy in the Western world in the 19th and 20th centuries. Germany pioneered modern social policy in the 19th century when Bismarck introduced social insurance. After the Second World War, Germany's Social Market Economy became a model of social integration. The volumes cover the history of ideas (volume 1), the legal and political history before and after 1945 (volumes 2 and 3), the German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) and the impact of German reunification (1990) (volume 4). Volume 5 embeds the German case in a major comparative study of European welfare states, complemented by a study of the USA and the Soviet Union. The volumes also yield insights into general theoretical issues of social policy beyond the empirical case of Germany. Each volume has an introduction by the editor who summarizes the contribution made by the volumes and looks into the future of German social policy.The book traces the political history of the concept of social policy. Social policy originated in Germany in the mid 19th century as a scholarly term that made a career in politics. The term became more prominent only after World War II. Kaufmann, the doyen of the sociology of social policy in Germany, argues that social policy responds to the modern disjunction between state and society diagnosed by the German philosopher Hegel. Hegel's disciple Lorenz von Stein saw social policy as a means to pacify the capitalist class conflict. After World War II, social policy expanded in an unprecedented way, changing its character in the process. Social policy turned from class politics into a policy for the whole population, with new concepts - like ""social security"", ""redistribution"" and ""quality of life"" - and new overarching formulas, ""social market economy"" and ""social state"" (the German version of welfare state). Both formulas have remained indeterminate and contested, indicating the inherent openness of the idea of the social"
Social intervention : potential and constraints ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Variations of the welfare state Great Britain, Sweden, France and Germany between capitalism and socialism by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family life and family policies in Europe ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sozialpolitik und Sozialstaat : soziologische Analysen by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in German and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Public sector : challenge for coordination and learning by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
12 editions published in 1991 in English and German and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schrumpfende Gesellschaft : vom Bevölkerungsrückgang und seinen Folgen by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in German and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Altern der Bevölkerung gilt als zentrales gesellschaftliches Problem der Zukunft. In der Publikation zeigt der Autor, daß diese These falsch ist: Nicht das Altern der Bevölkerung ist das Problem, sondern deren Rückgang. Es werden zu wenig Kinder in Deutschland geboren, und dieser Mangel läßt sich auch nicht durch Zuwanderung beheben. Diesen lang tabuisierten Aspekt des demographischen Wandels rückt er Autor ins Zentrum seiner Untersuchung und zeigt die Zusammenhänge zwischen demographischer, wirtschaftlicher und sozialer Stagnation auf. Solange die deutsche Politik sich der Bevölkerungsentwicklung nur fatalistisch anpaßt, werden sich die wirtschaftlichen und sozialen Probleme langfristig verschärfen und die Zukunftsperspektiven in den kommenden Jahrzehnten weiter verdüstern
Varianten des Wohlfahrtsstaats : der deutsche Sozialstaat im internationalen Vergleich by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in German and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
European foundations of the welfare state by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book aims to review the intellectual foundations which underpinned the road towards the European welfare state, to formulate some basic concepts for its understanding, and to highlight how the underlying structural and philosophical conditions in continental Europe differed from those in the English-speaking world
Sicherheit als soziologisches und sozialpolitisches Problem : Untersuchungen zu einer Wertidee hochdifferenzierter Gesellschaften by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
23 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herausforderungen des Sozialstaates by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in German and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Sozialstaat ist in Bedrängnis geraten. In der Publizistik und der Politik wächst die Meinung, die Folgen der Globalisierung und die Probleme des Standortes Deutschland ließen sich nur durch einen Abbau sozialstaatlicher Vorkehrungen in den Griff bekommen. Gesetze und Gesetzesentwürfe zielen in diese Richtung. Im vorliegenden Buch analysiert Franz-Xaver Kaufmann umfassend und prägnant die aktuellen Herausforderungen, von der Bevölkerungsentwicklung bis zum Verlust wirtschaftspolitischer Autonomie. Gleichzeitig warnt er vor kurzschlüssigen Verengungen der Probleme auf das Wirtschaftliche und verdeutlicht den unverzichtbaren Eigenwert der Sozialstaatlichkeit, die allerdings nur durch nachhaltige Umstrukturierung ihre zukünftigen Aufgaben wird erfüllen können
Soziologie und Sozialpolitik by Deutscher Soziologentag ( Book )
8 editions published in 1977 in German and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religion und Modernität : sozialwissenschaftliche Perspektiven by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
9 editions published in 1989 in German and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Was hat es mit der postmodernen "Wiederkehr von Religion" auf sich? "Religion" verweist hier nicht mehr auf das Christentum, sondern allenfalls auf Funktionen, die das Christentum in der Vergangenheit erfüllt hat. Diesen Umdeutungsprozess bewusst zu machen, ist ein erstes Anliegen vorliegenden Bandes
Zukunft der Familie im vereinten Deutschland : gesellschaftliche und politische Bedingungen by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kirchliche und nichtkirchliche Religiosität : pastoraltheologische Perspektiven zum Phänomen der Distanzierung von der Kirche by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
10 editions published in 1978 in German and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vatikanum II und Modernisierung : historische, theologische und soziologische Perspektiven ( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in German and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zur Soziologie des Katholizismus ( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theologie in soziologischer Sicht by Franz-Xaver Kaufmann ( Book )
5 editions published in 1973 in German and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Markt, Staat und Solidarität bei Adam Smith ( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in German and Japanese and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kaufmann, F.X.
Kaufmann, F. X. 1932-
Kaufmann, Franz
Kaufmann, Franz X.
Kaufmann, Franz X. 1932-
Kaufmann, Franz Xaver 1932-
Kaufmann, Xaver
カウフマン, フランツ=クサーヴェル
カウフマン, フランツ・グザファー
Languages
German (115)
English (64)
Japanese (3)
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