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

Print publication date: 2019

Print ISBN-13: 9781447324089

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2020

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447324089.001.0001

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Dimension 4: Taking the long view: looking back over 40 years of Social Policy

Dimension 4: Taking the long view: looking back over 40 years of Social Policy

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(p.83) Six Dimension 4: Taking the long view: looking back over 40 years of Social Policy
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Dimensions of Impact in the Social Sciences
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Tina Haux

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447324089.003.0006

Based on 16 interviews with Social Policy Professors on the impact and influence they have had (or not had) over their professional lifecourse, the chapter picks up on themes set out in chapter 2 about the feasibility of academics influencing policy-making and highlights the role of luck, (often international) collaboration, the role of mentors and a strong emphasis on epistemic communities.

Keywords:   Social Policy, Policy-making, Lifecourse, Qualitative

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