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Towards A Social Investment Welfare State?: Ideas, Policies and Challenges

Nathalie Morel, Bruno Palier, and Joakim Palme (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9781847429247
eISBN:
9781447305613
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429247.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Since the late 1990s, new ideas and strategies concerning the role and shape of the Welfare State have been formulated. All these analyses and policy developments point towards a similar policy logic ... More


Governing Social Inclusion: Europeanization through Policy Coordination

Kenneth A. Armstrong

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199278374
eISBN:
9780191594861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278374.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Strategies and policies to combat poverty and social exclusion have traditionally been developed within the boundaries of nation states. For European Union Member States, these strategies and ... More


Nationalism and Social Policy: The Politics of Territorial Solidarity

Daniel Béland and André Lecours

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199546848
eISBN:
9780191720468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546848.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

Despite the recent proliferation of literature on nationalism and on social policy, relatively little has been written to analyse the possible interaction between the two. Scholars interested in ... More


Parental rights and responsibilities: Analysing social policy and lived experiences

Harriet Churchill

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420916
eISBN:
9781447302896
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420916.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This book examines parental rights to ‘welfare state support’ and parental responsibilities for child welfare in relation to recent social policy agendas pursued by the Labour government in the UK in ... More


Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

John Gal and Idit Weiss-Gal (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Furthering social justice and human rights is a fundamental principle underlying the social work profession. Engaging in social policy formulation processes is a major route through which social ... More


Social Policy Review 24: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2012

Majella Kilkey and Gaby Ramia (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781447304470
eISBN:
9781447307662
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447304470.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This edition of Social Policy Review marks the 40th anniversary of a publication from the UK Social Policy Association devoted to presenting an up-to-date and diverse review of the best in social ... More


In The Name of Liberalism: Illiberal Social Policy in the USA and Britain

Desmond King

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198296294
eISBN:
9780191599668
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198296290.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

King investigates historical examples of social policies that conflict with liberal democratic precepts by treating some individuals differently than others. His central thesis is that existing ... More


Social Policy Review 26: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2014

Kevin Farnsworth, Zoë Irving, and Menno Fenger (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447315568
eISBN:
9781447315582
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447315568.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Since the 2008 economic crisis, each year has brought new challenges to welfare states. This important annual volume with contributions from an exciting mix of internationally renowned experts within ... More


Social Policy Review 16: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2004

Nick Ellison, Linda Bauld, and Martin Powell (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847424716
eISBN:
9781447303435
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424716.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This ‘new look’ edition is designed to provide readers with up-to-date information about developments and changes in core UK social policy areas. Additional chapters provide in-depth analyses of ... More


Corporate power and social policy in a global economy: British welfare under the influence

Kevin Farnsworth

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861344748
eISBN:
9781447301998
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861344748.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Spanning the complete era of the Conservative governments and the first term of New Labour, this book looks at mechanisms of corporate power and influence; corporate opinion and influence in a range ... More


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