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The Politics of Social Policy : Welfare Expansion in Brazil, China, India and South Africa in Comparative Perspective. / Tillin, Louise ; Duckett, Jane.

In: Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, Vol. 55, No. 3, 2017, p. 253-277.

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Tillin, L & Duckett, J 2017, 'The Politics of Social Policy: Welfare Expansion in Brazil, China, India and South Africa in Comparative Perspective', Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, vol. 55, no. 3, pp. 253-277. https://doi.org/10.1080/14662043.2017.1327925

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Tillin, L., & Duckett, J. (2017). The Politics of Social Policy: Welfare Expansion in Brazil, China, India and South Africa in Comparative Perspective. Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, 55(3), 253-277. https://doi.org/10.1080/14662043.2017.1327925

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Tillin L, Duckett J. The Politics of Social Policy: Welfare Expansion in Brazil, China, India and South Africa in Comparative Perspective. Commonwealth and Comparative Politics. 2017;55(3):253-277. https://doi.org/10.1080/14662043.2017.1327925

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Tillin, Louise ; Duckett, Jane. / The Politics of Social Policy : Welfare Expansion in Brazil, China, India and South Africa in Comparative Perspective. In: Commonwealth and Comparative Politics. 2017 ; Vol. 55, No. 3. pp. 253-277.

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