Elgar Handbooks in Social Policy and Welfare series
This exciting series provides a comprehensive overview of cutting edge research on Social Policy and Welfare, forming a definitive guide to the subject. The Handbooks present original contributions by leading authors, selected by an editor internationally recognised as a preeminent authority within the field. Titles in the series are truly international in their scope and coverage, and use a comparative approach to analyse key research themes. Equally useful as reference tools or high-level introductions to specific topics, methods and debates, these Handbooks will be a vital resource for academic researchers and postgraduate students.