SOC371H1s: Political Sociology| Changing Dynamics of Welfare States
Today: Moving on from the history of welfare state, will look at the present day welfare
state, and the modernization of it.
Politics and new social risks: do today’s socio-economic challenges present comparable
opportunities of the adv. Of welfare states as those in the past did? –Bonoli
The implications of “new social risks” on politics:
o Lack of youth participation
o Over representation of old white males