Bringing together the voices of leading experts in the field, this edition offers an up-to-date and diverse review of the best in social policy scholarship over the past year.
Leading experts in the field present an up-to-date and diverse review of the best in social policy scholarship over the past year.
This volume considers current issues and critical debates in the UK and the international social policy field. It contains vital research on race in social policy higher education and analyses how welfare states and policies address the economic and social hardship of young people. The contributors also consider the impacts of austerity on the welfare state, homelessness, libraries and other social policy areas.
Published in association with the Social Policy Association, this comprehensive volume will be of interest to students and academics in social policy, social welfare and related disciplines.
James Rees is Reader and Deputy Director at the Institute for Community Research and Development at the University of Wolverhampton.
Marco Pomati is Lecturer in Social Sciences and Research Methods at Cardiff University.
Elke Heins is Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at the University of Edinburgh.
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