Warfare and Welfare
Military Conflict and Welfare State Development in Western Countries
Edited by Herbert Obinger, Klaus Petersen, and Peter Starke
Herbert Obinger is Professor of Comparative Public and Social Policy, University of Bremen. His research focuses on comparative welfare state research and comparative political economy. His publications include The Political Economy of Privatization in Rich Democracies (with Carina Schmidtt and Stefan Traub, OUP, 2016), The Welfare State as Crisis Manager (with Peter Starke, Alexandra Kaasch, and Franca van Hooren, Palgrave 2013), and The Oxford Handbook of the Welfare State (co-edited with Francis G. Castles, Jane Lewis, Stephan, Leibfried, , and Christopher Pierson, OUP, 2010).
Klaus Petersen is Professor of Welfare History and Director of the Danish Centre for Welfare Studies, University of Southern Denmark. His research focuses on welfare state history, the Nordic model of welfare, and on contemporary Danish history. He has published in a number of leading journals including Journal of European Social Policy and the British Journal of Political Science.
Peter Starke is Associate Professor at the Danish Center for Welfare Studies, University of Southern Denmark. His research is in comparative welfare state research, qualitative and mixed methodology and political economy. His publications include Radical Welfare State Retrenchment (2008) and The Welfare State as Crisis Manager (2013), as well as articles in journals such as Policy Studies Journal, the Journal of European Public Policy, and Politics & Society.
Tim Battin, senior lecturer, University of New England; Australia
David Edgerton, professor, Kings College London, United Kingdom
Maurizio Ferrera, professor, University of Milan, Italy
John Gal, professor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Gregory J. Kasza, professor, Indiana University, USA
Pauli Kettunen, University of Helsinki,.
Matthieu Leimgruber, University of Zurich.
Christopher Lloyd, University of New England, Australia.
Dirk Luyten, Centre for Historical Research and Documentation on War and Contemporary society, Brussels.
Herbert Obinger, Bremen University.
Klaus Petersen, University of Southern Denmark.
Robert Saldin, University of Montana, USA.
Carina Schmitt, Bremen University.
Michael Shalev, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Timothy B. Smith, Queen's University, Canada.
Peter Starke, University of Southern Denmark.
Nils Arne Sorensen, University of Southern Denmark.