Generation Share takes readers on a journey around the globe to meet the people who are changing and saving lives by... Læs mere
Savigny examines how the prevalence of sexism and misogyny across the media, entertainment and cultural industries keeps sexist values firmly within popular consciousness. She traces the development of key feminist thinking and explores what we can do next after the #MeToo era.
Who are universities for? argues for a large-scale shake up of how we organise higher education. It includes radical proposals for... Læs mere
Bringing together experts from both fields, this collection illuminates the myriad of ways that human geography offers rich insights conceptually, empirically and methodologically into the neglected spatialities of social policy scholarship, practice and experience.
This new edition of a widely-respected textbook examines welfare policy and racism, alongside institutional racism and community cohesion within a broad policy framework.
Offering a succinct approach to the vocabulary and terminology of historical and contemporary approaches to crime and punishment,... Læs mere
This book innovatively explores how we can better apply a 'bottom-up' approach to the design of regulatory systems that recognise the capabilities, knowledge, passions and creativity of citizens in communities at the margins.
Compares regional conceptions and variations of welfare in relation to national religious traditions across key parts of... Læs mere
Drawing on accounts of unaccompanied migrant young people becoming adult, this book offers a political economy analysis of wellbeing in the context of migration and demonstrates the urgent need for policy reform.
Based on a unique longitudinal study and offering a critical visual methodology of "collaborative seeing", this book shows... Læs mere
The first textbook to consider the Best Interests Assessor (BIA) role in depth, offering practical guidance and exploring its particular challenges in the context of the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards legal framework.
Shows how the effects of new forms of managerialism penetrate the state, local governments, welfare institutions as well as professional work and citizens rights. It facilitates a discussion about how basic values are put at stake with new reforms and managerial tools.
Two preeminent Norwegian scholars of politics and law offer a comprehensive first-hand account of Norway's relationship with the... Læs mere
Brings the regional and local to the forefront of social investment debates by showcasing original, evaluative evidence from ten European countries, and provides practical, accessible illustrations of good practice, routes to success, and lessons learned.