Dreamworld or dystopia? : the Nordic model and its influence in the 21st century /

The Nordic Model was originally understood as a compromise between Western and Soviet systems. The Soviet Union has been gone for a generation, but the Nordic Model survives. Much of this has to do with the Model's change from an economic to a largely cultural model. In particular the Model has...

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Main Author: Livingston, Michael A. (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2022.
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Table of Contents:
  • The Nordic model and its (somewhat surprising) persistence
  • Utopia : the ideal of Norden and its overseas marketing
  • Dystopia : Nordic pretensions and the Anglo-American Right
  • Four human rights : universal principles meet local reality
  • Environment : carbon tax, Gretamania, and the Green New Deal
  • Innovation : from Scandinavian to Nordic and back again
  • A regional culture confronts a globalized world.