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ASEAN Resistance to Sovereignty ViolationInterests, Balancing and the Role of the Vanguard State

ASEAN Resistance to Sovereignty Violation: Interests, Balancing and the Role of the Vanguard State

Laura Southgate

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781529202205
eISBN:
9781529202243
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529202205.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This book investigates the history of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ (ASEAN) stance on external intervention in regional affairs. It asks when has ASEAN state resistance to sovereignty ... More

Borders, Migration and Class in an Age of CrisisProducing Immigrants and Workers

Borders, Migration and Class in an Age of Crisis: Producing Immigrants and Workers

Tom Vickers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781529201819
eISBN:
9781529201840
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201819.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book examines how borders structure the working class, shaping exploitation and resistance. The book uses the example of Britain to demonstrate the contemporary relevance of a Marxist approach ... More

Dimensions of Impact in the Social SciencesThe Case of Social Policy, Sociology and Political Science Research

Dimensions of Impact in the Social Sciences: The Case of Social Policy, Sociology and Political Science Research

Tina Haux

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447324089
eISBN:
9781447327974
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447324089.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Academics are increasingly required to demonstrate their impact on the wider world. The aim of this book is to compare and contextualise the dimensions of impact within the social sciences. Unlike ... More

Dualisation of Part-Time WorkThe Development of Labour Market Insiders and Outsiders

Dualisation of Part-Time Work: The Development of Labour Market Insiders and Outsiders

Heidi Nicolaisen, Hanne Kavli, and Ragnhild Steen Jensen (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447348603
eISBN:
9781447348658
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447348603.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

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, industry and workplace levels. The ... More

Environmental Justice, Popular Struggle and Community Development

Environmental Justice, Popular Struggle and Community Development

Anne Harley and Eurig Scandrett (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447350835
eISBN:
9781447350880
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350835.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Community development takes place in contested spaces in which the interests of people living, working and surviving in communities come up against the interests of powerful groups and classes in the ... More

The New Politics of HomeHousing, Gender and Care in Times of Crisis

The New Politics of Home: Housing, Gender and Care in Times of Crisis

Eleanor Jupp, Sophie Bowlby, Jane Franklin, and Sarah Marie Hall

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447351849
eISBN:
9781447351887
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447351849.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

With an innovative focus on home and care, this book is an intervention into debates about social policy and welfare at a time of crisis, with a particular focus on the UK. Such a crisis involves ... More

Planning and KnowledgeHow New Forms of Technocracy Are Shaping Contemporary Cities

Planning and Knowledge: How New Forms of Technocracy Are Shaping Contemporary Cities

Mike Raco and Federico Savini (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447345244
eISBN:
9781447345633
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345244.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book uses an international perspective and draws on a wide range of new conceptual and empirical material to examine the sources of conflict and cooperation within the different landscapes of ... More

The Politics of Scale in PolicyScalecraft and Education Governance

The Politics of Scale in Policy: Scalecraft and Education Governance

Natalie Papanastasiou

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447343851
eISBN:
9781447343899
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447343851.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Succeeding in the art of contemporary policymaking involves designing policies which reflect the deeply interconnected nature of political space. And yet, while it is undisputed that political spaces ... More

Rational Choice and Political Power

Rational Choice and Political Power

Keith Dowding

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781529206333
eISBN:
9781529206371
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529206333.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Rational Choice and Political Power is a classic text republished with two new chapters. It critiques the three dimensions of power showing that we can explain everything the dimensions are designed ... More

Social Policy and the Capability ApproachConcepts, Measurements and Application

Social Policy and the Capability Approach: Concepts, Measurements and Application

Mara Yerkes, Jana Javornik, and Anna Kurowska (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447341789
eISBN:
9781447343462
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447341789.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The capability approach, an increasingly popular conceptual and theoretical framework focused on what individuals are able to do and be, offers a unique evaluative perspective to social policy ... More

Social Policy in an Era of CompetitionFrom Global to Local Perspectives

Social Policy in an Era of Competition: From Global to Local Perspectives

Dan Horsfall and John Hudson (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447326274
eISBN:
9781447326328
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326274.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Welfare states globally have been subjected to reform agendas that have stressed economic competitiveness but how has global competition reshaped welfare states in practice? Providing a new ... More

Social Policy Review 31Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2019

Social Policy Review 31: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2019

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

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447343981
eISBN:
9781447344018
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447343981.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Bringing together the voices of leading experts in the field, this edition offers an up-to-date and diverse review of the best in social policy scholarship over the past year. The book considers a ... More

Thinking CollectivelySocial Policy, Collective Action and the Common Good

Thinking Collectively: Social Policy, Collective Action and the Common Good

Paul Spicker

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447346890
eISBN:
9781447346937
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447346890.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Thinking collectively is a book about the meaning, implications and value of collectivism in social policy. Collectivism is not a single, unitary idea; it covers a wide range of approaches that ... More

Welfare, Populism and Welfare Chauvinism

Welfare, Populism and Welfare Chauvinism

Bent Greve

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447350439
eISBN:
9781447350484
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350439.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

In the wake of the financial crisis, and with increasing numbers of people in precarious and low paid jobs, there has been a surprising surge of support for populist right-wing political parties who ... More

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