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The Rise of Food Charity in Europe

The Rise of Food Charity in Europe

Hannah Lambie-Mumford and Tiina Silvasti (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447340003
eISBN:
9781447347606
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340003.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This edited collection provides the first comprehensive study of the rise of food charity across Europe. Bringing together leading researchers across the continent, this collection explores the ... More

Cities Demanding the EarthA New Understanding of the Climate Emergency

Cities Demanding the Earth: A New Understanding of the Climate Emergency

Peter Taylor, Geoff O'Brien, and Phil O'Keefe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529210477
eISBN:
9781529210514
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529210477.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Current climate change policy is necessary but insufficient. This is because the basic modus operandi – presenting scientific evidence to states for them to take action - misrepresents the complex ... More

Commissioning Healthcare in EnglandEvidence, Policy and Practice

Commissioning Healthcare in England: Evidence, Policy and Practice

Pauline Allen, Kath Checkland, Valerie Moran, and Stephen Peckham (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447346111
eISBN:
9781447346319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447346111.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This book brings together selected research on commissioning healthcare in the English NHS carried out by national policy research unit in commissioning and the healthcare system (PRUComm) between ... More

Contested BritainBrexit, Austerity and Agency

Contested Britain: Brexit, Austerity and Agency

Marius Guderjan, Hugh Mackay, and Gesa Stedman (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529205008
eISBN:
9781529205053
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529205008.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book offers a powerful and distinctive analysis of how the politics of the UK and the lived experience of its citizens have been reframed in the first decades of the 21st century. It does so by ... More

The Death of Affirmative Action?Racialized Framing and the Fight Against Racial Preference in College Admissions

The Death of Affirmative Action?: Racialized Framing and the Fight Against Racial Preference in College Admissions

J. Scott Carter and Cameron Lippard

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529201116
eISBN:
9781529201161
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201116.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

In the light of high-profile Supreme Court cases surrounding affirmative action, this book looks at the actors involved in the debate and what they are saying. That is, the book looks at who is ... More

Online Child Sexual Victimisation

Online Child Sexual Victimisation

Corinne May-Chahal and Emma Kelly

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447354505
eISBN:
9781447354512
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354505.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Focusing on online-facilitated sexual abuse, this book takes a rigorous approach to existing literature to address some of the most pressing public and policy questions on this type of abuse. The ... More

Legal Perspectives on Sustainability

Legal Perspectives on Sustainability

Margherita Pieraccini and Tonia Novitz (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529201000
eISBN:
9781529201048
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201000.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This important volume steps beyond conventional legal approaches to sustainability to provide fresh insights into perhaps one of the most critical global challenges of our time. Offering analysis of ... More

Generational Encounters with Higher EducationThe Academic-Student Relationship and the University Experience

Generational Encounters with Higher Education: The Academic-Student Relationship and the University Experience

Jennie Bristow, Sarah Cant, and Anwesa Chatterjee

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529209778
eISBN:
9781529209822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209778.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

The 21st century has witnessed significant changes to the structures and policies framing Higher Education. But how do these changes in norms, values, and purpose shape the generation now coming of ... More

Errors and Mistakes in Child ProtectionInternational Discourses, Approaches and Strategies

Errors and Mistakes in Child Protection: International Discourses, Approaches and Strategies

Kay Biesel, Judith Masson, Nigel Parton, and Tarja Pösö (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447350705
eISBN:
9781447350965
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350705.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This comprehensive international study provides a cross-national analysis of different understandings of errors and mistakes in child protection practice and lessons to avoid and handle them, using ... More

Living Against AusterityA Feminist Investigation of Doing Activism and Being Activist

Living Against Austerity: A Feminist Investigation of Doing Activism and Being Activist

Emma Craddock

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529205701
eISBN:
9781529205749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529205701.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

With austerity’s disproportionately heavy impact on women now apparent, this engaging book considers activism against it from a feminist perspective. Emma Craddock goes deep inside activist culture ... More

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