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Community cohesion in Bradford: neoliberal integrationism

Jon Burnett

in Community cohesion in crisis?: New dimensions of diversity and difference

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420244
eISBN:
9781447301912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420244.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter considers an argument which states that the community-cohesion agenda represents a neoliberal governance programme of integrationism. It is in this programme that particular norms and ... More


Confronting Brexit and Trump: towards a socially progressive globalisation

Chris Holden

in Social Policy Review 29: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2017

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447336211
eISBN:
9781447336235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336211.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter analyses the connections between Donald Trump and Brexit, particularly the role and nature of globalisation and related economic changes, asking how a socially progressive form of ... More


Modernising monstrosities and transformational traumas: social theory, criminal justice and morality

Philip Whitehead

in Transforming Probation: Social Theories and the Criminal Justice System

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781447327653
eISBN:
9781447327677
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327653.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The final chapter draws together the theoretical and empirical insights advanced in this book. The author justifies the claim that the probation service, criminal justice system, and penal policy, ... More


Mixed-income schools and housing policy in Chicago: a critical examination of the gentrification/education/‘racial’ exclusion nexus

Pauline Lipman

in Mixed Communities: Gentrification By Stealth?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9781847424938
eISBN:
9781447305538
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424938.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter takes a critical look at the common-sense notion that mixed-income schools in newly constructed mixed-income communities are generative of educational equality and social justice. It ... More


Introduction

Clare Herrick

in Governing health and consumption: Sensible citizens, behaviour and the city

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426383
eISBN:
9781447302445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426383.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This book tries to provide a novel and comparative perspective on the governmental drive to create healthier, more productive, engaged citizens. In order to achieve this, the book is structured ... More


Chasing the Zeitgeist

Frederick Powell

in The politics of civil society: Neoliberalism or Social Left?

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347640
eISBN:
9781447303947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347640.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Organizations

This chapter seeks to draw a general conclusion by returning to the issues raised in the introduction, in particular the search for a paradigm to fit the times. It explains that the social policy ... More


Poverty, policy and the state: The changing face of social security

Mr Mike O'Brien

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347992
eISBN:
9781447303046
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347992.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

New Zealand has experienced both sweeping economic and social reform and growing poverty and income inequality. This book explores the changes to social-security provision and coverage in the context ... More


A wrong turn in the search for freedom?

Neal Lawson

in Contemporary social evils

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847424099
eISBN:
9781447301981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424099.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter covers Bauman's notion of excluded ‘failed consumers’, and the concept of ‘social recession’ where individuals may enjoy greater choice as consumers, but are increasingly disempowered as ... More


Policy events, race and the future of the city

Kalervo N. Gulson and P. Taylor Webb

in Education Policy and Racial Biopolitics in Multicultural Cities

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447320074
eISBN:
9781447320098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447320074.003.0012
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

The final chapter concludes the book by examining some of the effects of problematizing ideas of race, racism, equity and so forth, and explicitly takes on the challenges that emerge when education ... More


The NHS after 10 years of New Labour

Calum Paton

in Modernising the welfare state: The Blair legacy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420404
eISBN:
9781447302834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420404.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter reviews New Labour's health policy, focusing on the modernization of the NHS. New Labour has influenced levels of NHS expenditure for the future by its financial settlements for the NHS ... More


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