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Down and out: Poverty and exclusion in Australia

Peter Saunders

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428394
eISBN:
9781447302155
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428394.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This landmark study provides the first comprehensive assessment of the nature and associations between the three main forms of social disadvantage in Australia: poverty, deprivation, and social ... More


Improving research use in practice contexts

M. Nutley Sandra, Walter Isabel, and T.O. Davies Huw

in Using evidence: How research can inform public services

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346650
eISBN:
9781447304166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346650.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter explores the multifaceted approaches aimed at getting research to have an impact on practice. It examines the extent to which there is evidence about their effectiveness. It also ... More


“You need to be totally objective, but you can’t be”

Hannah Jones

in Negotiating cohesion, inequality and change: Uncomfortable positions in local government

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447310037
eISBN:
9781447310068
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310037.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Drawing on interviews from all of the local and national research sites, this chapter considers how policy practitioners talk about community cohesion policy and the difficult subjects it invokes in ... More


The Professionalized Scientist

Stanley Aronowitz and William DiFazio

in The Jobless Future: Second Edition

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816674510
eISBN:
9781452947594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816674510.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter presents two insights on the relationship of knowledge and professions in the context of the professional labor process of research scientists. First, as the labor process of scientists ... More


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