Welfare States and Social Policies (1979-2004)

Room, G (1979), The Sociology of Welfare: Social Policy, Stratification and Political Order, London, Martin Robertson

Room, G (1981), ‘The End of the Welfare State?’, in W. Mommsen (ed.), The Emergence of the Welfare State in Britain and Germany, 1850-1950, London, Croom Helm

Room, G (1983), Health and Welfare States of Britain: An Inter-Country Comparison (edited with A. Williamson), London, Heinemann

Room, G (ed) (1991), Towards a European Welfare State?,School of Advanced Urban Studies, Bristol

Room, G (1994), ‘Welfare States in Europe and the Third Sector’ (with Perri 6), in Perri 6 and Isabel Vidal (eds), Delivering Welfare: Repositioning Non-Profit and Cooperative Action in Western European Welfare States, CEIS, Barcelona, pp. 39-67

Room, G (1994), ‘European Social Policy: Competition, Conflict and Integration’, in R Page and J Baldock (eds), Social Policy Review 6, Social Policy Association, University of Kent, pp. 17-35

Room, G (2000), ‘Globalisation, Social Policy and International Standard-Setting: the case of Higher Education Credentials’, International Journal of Social Welfare, Vol 9 No 2, pp 103-119

Room, G (2000), ‘Commodification and Decommodification: A Developmental Critique”, Policy and Politics, Vol 28, No 3, pp 331-351

Room, G (2002), ‘Education and Welfare: Recalibrating the European Debate’, Policy Studies, Vol 23 No 1, pp 37-50

Room, G (2004), Insecurity and Welfare Regimes in Asia, Africa and Latin America: Social Policy in Development Contexts (with Ian Gough et al), Cambridge University Press