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Dementia and Human Rights

Dementia and Human Rights

Suzanne Cahill

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447331377
eISBN:
9781447331391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447331377.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This book adopts a fresh approach by exploring dementia from a human rights perspective, thereby expanding the dementia debate. The main aim is to challenge thinking by interrogating policy and ... More

Parenting the CrisisThe Cultural Politics of Parent-Blame

Parenting the Crisis: The Cultural Politics of Parent-Blame

Tracey Jensen

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447325055
eISBN:
9781447325109
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447325055.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Bad parenting is so often blamed for Britain's broken society, manifesting in sites as diverse as the government reaction to the riots of 2011, popular entertainment like Supernanny and the ... More

Policy Analysis in the United States

Policy Analysis in the United States

John A. Hird (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447333821
eISBN:
9781447333944
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333821.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Policy Analysis in the United States brings together contributions from some of the world’s leading scholars and practitioners of public policy analysis including Beryl Radin, David Weimer, Rebecca ... More

Re-Imagining Contested CommunitiesConnecting Rotherham through Research

Re-Imagining Contested Communities: Connecting Rotherham through Research

Elizabeth Campbell, Kate Pahl, Elizabeth Pente, and Zanib Rasool (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447333302
eISBN:
9781447333357
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333302.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This is a book that challenges contemporary images of place. Too often we are told about deprived neighbourhoods but rarely do the people who live in those communities get to shape the agenda and ... More

Fathers, Families and RelationshipsResearching everyday lives

Fathers, Families and Relationships: Researching everyday lives

Esther Dermott and Caroline Gatrell (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447331476
eISBN:
9781447331490
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447331476.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This book offers unique insights into how to research fathers and fatherhood in contemporary society. Outlining research methods in detail, including examples of large-scale studies, online research, ... More

How to Build Houses and Save the Countryside

How to Build Houses and Save the Countryside

Shaun Spiers

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447339991
eISBN:
9781447346661
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339991.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

England has a housing crisis. We need to build many more new homes to house our growing population, but house building is controversial, particularly when it involves the loss of countryside. ... More

Welfare, Inequality and Social CitizenshipDeprivation and Affluence in Austerity Britain

Welfare, Inequality and Social Citizenship: Deprivation and Affluence in Austerity Britain

Daniel Edmiston

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447337461
eISBN:
9781447337508
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447337461.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Based on a study exploring lived experiences of poverty and prosperity, this book problematizes dominant policy thinking surrounding the functions and limits of welfare in austerity Britain. It does ... More

Labour Market Policies in the Era of Pervasive AusterityA European Perspective

Labour Market Policies in the Era of Pervasive Austerity: A European Perspective

Sotiria Theodoropoulou (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447335863
eISBN:
9781447335900
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447335863.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This book investigates whether, and if so how, the patterns of change of labour market policies in EU member states have altered since the emergence in 2010 of reinforced pressures on public spending ... More

The New Dynamics of Ageing Volume 1

The New Dynamics of Ageing Volume 1

Alan Walker (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447314721
eISBN:
9781447314745
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447314721.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This is the first of two volumes arising from the ground-breaking New Dynamics of Ageing Research Programme. While the Programme produced many scientific papers and several project-based books this ... More

Payment by Results and Social Impact BondsOutcome-Based Payment Systems in the UK and US

Payment by Results and Social Impact Bonds: Outcome-Based Payment Systems in the UK and US

Kevin Albertson, Chris Fox, Chris O'Leary, and Gary Painter

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447340706
eISBN:
9781447340744
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340706.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Over recent years there has been increasing interest in ‘Payment by Results’ (PbR) — Pay for Success (PFS) or outcomes-based funding in the US — as a model for outcomes-based commissioning in the ... More

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