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Borders, Mobility and Belonging in the Era of Brexit and Trump

Borders, Mobility and Belonging in the Era of Brexit and Trump

Mary Gilmartin, Patricia Wood, and Cian O'Callaghan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447347279
eISBN:
9781447347316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447347279.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Questions of migration and citizenship are at the heart of global political debate with Brexit and the election of Donald Trump having ripple effects around the world. Providing new insights into the ... More

The New Dynamics of Ageing Volume 2

The New Dynamics of Ageing Volume 2

Alan Walker (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447314783
eISBN:
9781447314806
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447314783.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This is the second volume arising from the ground-breaking New Dynamics of Ageing Research Programme. While the Programme produced many scientific papers and several project-based books this (and its ... More

Women and ReligionContemporary and Future Challenges in the Global Era

Women and Religion: Contemporary and Future Challenges in the Global Era

Elisabetta Ruspini, Glenda Tibe Bonifacio, and Consuelo Corradi (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447336358
eISBN:
9781447336396
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336358.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book provides interdisciplinary, global, and multi-religious perspectives on the relationship between women's identities, religion, and social change in the contemporary world. The book ... More

Embodied Research in Migration StudiesUsing Creative and Participatory Approaches

Embodied Research in Migration Studies: Using Creative and Participatory Approaches

Elena Vacchelli

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447339069
eISBN:
9781447339106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339069.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The definition of data in qualitative research is expanding. This book highlights the value of embodiment as a qualitative research tool and outlines what it means to do embodied research at various ... More

Local Knowledge MattersPower, Context and Policy Making in Indonesia

Local Knowledge Matters: Power, Context and Policy Making in Indonesia

Kharisma Nugroho, Fred Carden, and Hans Antlov

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447348078
eISBN:
9781447348115
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447348078.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. This book explores the critical role that local knowledge plays in public policy processes as well as its role in the co-production of policy relevant ... More

Revisiting the “Ideal Victim”Developments in Critical Victimology

Revisiting the “Ideal Victim”: Developments in Critical Victimology

Marian Duggan (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447338765
eISBN:
9781447339182
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447338765.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Revisiting the ‘Ideal Victim’ is a collection of academic responses to the late Nils Christie’s (1986) seminal piece on the ‘ideal victim’ in which he addressed the socially constructed concept of an ... More

Social Policy Review 30Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2018

Social Policy Review 30: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2018

Catherine Needham, Elke Heins, and James Rees (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447349990
eISBN:
9781447350026
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447349990.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

The book contains invaluable research, including discussions on modern slavery, childcare and social justice and welfare chauvinism, as well as a chapter centred on the Grenfell Tower fire. Bringing ... More

Supporting Children When Parents SeparateEmbedding a Crisis Intervention Approach within Family Justice, Education and Mental Health Policy

Supporting Children When Parents Separate: Embedding a Crisis Intervention Approach within Family Justice, Education and Mental Health Policy

Mervyn Murch

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447345947
eISBN:
9781447345992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345947.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

After years of research and reflection on the work of the interdisciplinary family justice system this book offers a fresh approach to supporting the thousands of children every year who experience a ... More

Family Group Conferences in Social WorkInvolving Families in Social Care Decision Making

Family Group Conferences in Social Work: Involving Families in Social Care Decision Making

Deanna Edwards and Kate Parkinson (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447335801
eISBN:
9781447335856
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447335801.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Family group conferences (FGCs) are a strengths based approach to social work practice, empowering families to take responsibility for decision-making. It is a cost-effective service, which is ... More

Gender Based Violence in University CommunitiesPolicy, Prevention and Educational Initiatives

Gender Based Violence in University Communities: Policy, Prevention and Educational Initiatives

Sundari Anitha and Ruth Lewis (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447336570
eISBN:
9781447336624
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336570.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Until recently, higher education in the United Kingdom has largely failed to recognise gender based violence (GBV) on campus, but following the UK government task force set up in 2015, universities ... More

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