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Towards a Spatial Social Policy: Bridging the Gap Between Geography and Social Policy

Adam Whitworth


The motivation of this edited collection is to shine a light on the fertile, multi-faceted yet largely unexplored links between the concepts, perspectives, knowledges and methodological approaches of human geography and their contributions for what remains a largely aspatial social policy discipline and set of applied policy practices. With contributions from leading experts across the geography-policy divide this edited collection offer a range of original cutting-edge perspectives on the neglected and misunderstood spatialities of social policy thinking and their implications for both its sc ... More

Keywords: human geography, social policy, public policy, applied human geography, spatial social policy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781447337904
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447337904.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Adam Whitworth, editor
University of Sheffield