Research Methods in Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Ian Greener
    On the 80th anniversary of Beveridge’s report on the ‘Five Giants’ confronting societal progress in the 1940s, this innovative book examines the ‘New Giants’ confronting us today: inequality, preventable mortality, the crisis of democrac...
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  2. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Work–Life Balance

    Research Handbook on Work–Life Balance

    Edited by Sonia Bertolini, Barbara Poggio
    This innovative and thought-provoking Research Handbook explores the theoretical debate surrounding work–life balance, and provides a reflection on the opportunity to adopt multilevel research approaches and perspectives, along gender an...
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  3. Add to Wish List Teaching Social Work

    Teaching Social Work

    Neil Thompson
    There are particular challenges involved in teaching social work. As with other professional disciplines, it is not simply a matter of passing on the key elements of the knowledge base; there is also the need to equip students to be able...
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  4. Add to Wish List Handbook of Sociological Science

    Handbook of Sociological Science

    Edited by Klarita Gërxhani, Nan D. de Graaf, Werner Raub
    The Handbook of Sociological Science offers a refreshing, integrated perspective on research programs and ongoing developments in sociological science. It highlights key shared theoretical and methodological features, thereby contributin...
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  5. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Disability Policy

    Research Handbook on Disability Policy

    Edited by Sally Robinson, Karen R. Fisher
    Examining how policy affects the human rights of people with disabilities, this topical Handbook presents diverse empirical experiences of disability policy and identifies the changes that are necessary to achieve social justice.
    Hardback (2023)

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  6. Add to Wish List How to do Action Research for Transformations

    How to do Action Research for Transformations

    Hilary Bradbury
    Capturing years of innovation within contemporary action research, Hilary Bradbury highlights where action research for transformations (ART) is directed: towards responding to climate change and achieving global sustainability goals. Pa...
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  7. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Measuring Poverty and Deprivation

    Research Handbook on Measuring Poverty and Deprivation

    Edited by Jacques Silber
    Encompassing chapters that address both unidimensional and multidimensional poverty, this timely Research Handbook explores all aspects of poverty and deprivation measurement, not only detailing broad issues but also scrutinising specifi...
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  8. Add to Wish List How to Lead Academic Departments Successfully

    How to Lead Academic Departments Successfully

    Edited by Adam Lindgreen, Alan Irwin, Flemming Poulfelt, Thyra U. Thomsen
    It is an old cliché that leading and managing academics is like herding cats. This book challenges this myth and presents a way to deal with the many challenges of academic leadership, from managing departments, research groups and teams...
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  9. Add to Wish List How to be a Reflexive Researcher

    How to be a Reflexive Researcher

    Paul Hibbert
    This stimulating and challenging book provides a guide to reflexivity and reflexive practice, explaining its relevance to research in management, organisation studies and the social sciences. Rooted in the latest research, case studies a...
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  10. Add to Wish List How to Enhance Your Research

    How to Enhance Your Research

    Don J. Webber
    Accessible in its style, yet comprehensive in content, this groundbreaking book provides a wealth of advice on how academics can enhance their research practices. It also highlights the fundamental role of research leaders and how their ...
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  11. Add to Wish List Social Policy in Changing European Societies

    Social Policy in Changing European Societies

    Edited by Kenneth Nelson, Rense Nieuwenhuis, Mara A. Yerkes
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. Adopting an interdisciplinary approach this book provides a cutting-edge, in-depth account of social policy research today, how we got here, and where...
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  12. Add to Wish List Rethinking Social Capital

    Rethinking Social Capital

    Carl L. Bankston III
    Combining theoretical approaches with practical applications, Rethinking Social Capital delineates the meaning, uses, and problems surrounding the concept of social capital. Carl Bankston, a leading scholar in the field, offers a fresh t...
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