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    • Principi, Andrea; Jensen, Per H.; Lamura, Giovanni (2014-05-14)
      In this topical book older people's volunteering is studied in eight European countries at the structural, macro, meso and micro levels. Overall it highlights how different interactions between the levels facilitate or ...
    • Pösö, Tarja; Skivenes, Marit; Thoburn, June (2021)
      "EPDF and EPUB available Open Access under CC-BY-NC-ND. This book explores how children’s rights are practised and weighed against parents’ rights in a range of countries, and examines how governments and legal and ...
    • Kirwan, Samuel (2017)
      Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. In a world dominated by austerity politics and policies, Advising in austerity provides a lively and thought-provoking account of the conditions, consequences and challenges ...
    • de Mars, Sylvia; Murray, Colin; O'Donoghue, Aoife; Warwick, Ben (2018)
      Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. How does Brexit change Northern Ireland’s system of government? Could it unravel crucial parts of Northern Ireland’s peace process? What are the wider implications of the ...
    • Prabhat, Devyani (2018)
      Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. Long term resident migrants to the UK, who often possess valuable skills for the economy, still face significant barriers to citizenship. In this important book, Dr Prabhat ...
    • Baines, Susan; Bassi, Andrea; Csoba, Judit; Flórián, Sipos (2019)
      "Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. The turn towards a Social Investment approach to welfare implies deploying resources to enhance human capital and mobilise the productive potential of citizens, starting in ...
    • Bassi, Andrea; Baines, Susan; Csoba, Judit; Flórián , Sipos (2019)
      "Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. The turn towards a Social Investment approach to welfare implies deploying resources to enhance human capital and mobilise the productive potential of citizens, starting in ...
    • Jones, Nicola; Sumner, Andy (2011-02-23)
      This book is about the ideas, networks and institutions that shape the development of evidence about child poverty and wellbeing, and the use of such evidence in development policy debates.
    • Mort, Maggie; Rodríguez-Giralt, Israel; Delicado, Ana (2020)
      "Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. Disasters are complex environmental, social and cultural events and processes yet disaster management approaches tend to simplify responses and homogenise affected populations. ...
    • Beel, David; Jones, Martin; Jones, Ian (2021)
      "EPDF and EPUB available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. Rich in case study insights, this book provides an overview of city-region building and considers how governance restructuring shapes political, economic, ...
    • Fitzpatrick, Tony (2014-09-05)
      Climate change and poverty offers a timely new perspective on the 'ecosocial' understanding of the causes, symptoms and solutions to poverty and applies this to recent developments across a number of areas, including fuel ...
    • Bartels, Koen P.R. (2015-07-29)
      Participatory democracy has become an unshakable norm and its practice is widespread. Nowadays, public professionals and citizens regularly encounter each other in participatory practice to address shared problems. But ...
    • Williams, Oli; Tembo, Doreen; Ocloo, Josephine; Kaur, Meerat; Hickey, Gary; Farr, Michelle; Beresford, Peter (2021)
      "EPDF and EPUB available Open Access under CC-BY-NC-ND licence. Groups most severely affected by COVID-19 have tended to be those marginalised before the pandemic and are now being largely ignored in developing responses ...
    • Beresford, Peter; Farr, Michelle; Hickey, Gary; Kaur, Meerat; Ocloo, Josephine; Tembo, Doreen; Williams, Oli (2021)
      "EPDF and EPUB available Open Access under CC-BY-NC-ND licence. Groups most severely affected by COVID-19 have tended to be those marginalised before the pandemic and are now largely being ignored in developing responses ...
    • Wagenaar, Hendrik; Altink, Sietske; Amesberger, Helga (2017-04-26)
      While the debate on regulating prostitution usually focuses on national policy, it is local policy measures that have the most impact on the ground. This book is the first to offer a detailed analysis of the design and ...
    • Eide, Arne; Ingstad, Benedicte (2011-05-31)
      This book is about being disabled and being poor and the social, cultural and political processes that link these two aspects of living in what has been characterised as a “vicious circle” (Yeo & Moore 2003). It is also ...
    • Clarke, John; Coll, Kathleen; Dagnino, Evelina; Neveu, Catherine (2014-01-27)
      This unique book presents a new perspective on citizenship by treating it as a continuing focus of dispute. The authors develop a view of citizenship as always emerging from struggle through an exploration of the entanglements ...
    • Nicolaisen, Heidi; Kavli, Hanne Cecilie; Steen Jensen, Ragnhild (2019)
      "ePDF and ePUB available Open Access under CC-BY-NC-ND licence. This book brings together leading international authors from a number of fields to provide an up-to-date understanding of part-time work at national, sector, ...
    • Hall, Sarah H.; Hiteva, Ralitsa (2020)
      Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. Engagement with non-academic groups and actors – such as policy-makers, industry, charities and activist groups, communities, and the public – in the co-production of knowledge ...
    • Smith, Steven (2011-07-20)
      This important book explores the values of equality and diversity as promoted across liberal societies, drawing on various traditions of political and social philosophy, and applying them to policy and practice debates.