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EU Migrant Workers, Brexit and PrecarityPolish Women's Perspectives from inside the UK

EU Migrant Workers, Brexit and Precarity: Polish Women's Perspectives from inside the UK

Eva A. Duda-Mikulin

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447351627
eISBN:
9781447351665
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447351627.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

In June 2016, after 43 years as part of the European community, the UK people decided to leave. In March 2017, the UK Prime Minister officially started the process of Brexit – the UK’s withdrawal ... More

Education and Race from Empire to Brexit

Education and Race from Empire to Brexit

Sally Tomlinson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447345824
eISBN:
9781447345879
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345824.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Covering the period from the height of Empire to Brexit and beyond, this book shows how the vote to leave the European Union increased hostilities towards racial and ethnic minorities and migrants. ... More

A Post-Neoliberal Era in Latin America?Revisiting Cultural Paradigms

A Post-Neoliberal Era in Latin America?: Revisiting Cultural Paradigms

Daniel Nehring, Gerardo Gómez Michel, and Magdalena López (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529200997
eISBN:
9781529201345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200997.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

In the mid-1970s, Latin America entered a period of profound social and economic crisis, marked by the rise of brutal military dictatorships across much of the region and the near-collapse of some of ... More

Tracing the Consequences of Child PovertyEvidence from the Young Lives study of Ethiopia, India, Peru and Vietnam

Tracing the Consequences of Child Poverty: Evidence from the Young Lives study of Ethiopia, India, Peru and Vietnam

Jo Boyden, Andrew Dawes, Paul Dornan, and Colin Tredoux

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447348313
eISBN:
9781447348481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447348313.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

What matters most in how poverty shapes children's wellbeing and development? How can data inform social policy and practice approaches to improving the outcomes for poorer children? Using life ... More

Home-Land: Romanian Roma, Domestic Spaces and the State

Home-Land: Romanian Roma, Domestic Spaces and the State

Rachel Humphris

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529201925
eISBN:
9781529201963
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201925.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In contemporary society, passport checks at nation-state borders are accepted. But what if these checks were happening in our own homes? This book provides an intimate ethnographic study of these ... More

Intersections of Ageing, Gender and SexualitiesMultidisciplinary International Perspectives

Intersections of Ageing, Gender and Sexualities: Multidisciplinary International Perspectives

Andrew King, Kathryn Almack, and Rebecca L. Jones (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447333029
eISBN:
9781447333043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333029.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

With an increasingly diverse ageing population, we need to expand our understanding of how social divisions intersect to affect outcomes in later life. This edited collection examines ageing, gender ... More

Childhood Experiences of Separation and DivorceReflections from Young Adults

Childhood Experiences of Separation and Divorce: Reflections from Young Adults

Susan Kay-Flowers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447338659
eISBN:
9781447338703
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447338659.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Using innovative, participatory research methods, this book offers new insights into the issues surrounding parental separation or divorce from the unique perspective, and retrospectives, of young ... More

Heritage as Community ResearchLegacies of Co-Production

Heritage as Community Research: Legacies of Co-Production

Helen Graham and Jo Vergunst (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447345299
eISBN:
9781447345343
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345299.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This book explores the nature of contemporary heritage research involving university and community partners. Putting forward a new view of heritage as a process of research and involvement with the ... More

Religion and Health Care in East AfricaLessons from Uganda, Mozambique and Ethiopia

Religion and Health Care in East Africa: Lessons from Uganda, Mozambique and Ethiopia

Robert Lloyd, Melissa Haussman, and Patrick James

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447337874
eISBN:
9781447336280
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447337874.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

What is the impact of religious and non-religious beliefs on health care? Health care, an essential aspect of an individual’s physical, emotional, and psychological well-being, is an important way to ... More

Pride and Shame in Child and Family Social WorkEmotions and the Search for Humane Practice

Pride and Shame in Child and Family Social Work: Emotions and the Search for Humane Practice

Matthew Gibson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447344797
eISBN:
9781447344841
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344797.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This book reports on the first study into the role of pride and shame in social work practice. The concepts of pride, shame, guilt, humiliation, and embarrassment are outlined and analysed, providing ... More

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