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Radicalising social policy in the 21st century: a global approach

Yeates, Nicola and Deacon, Bob (2011). Radicalising social policy in the 21st century: a global approach. In: Walker, Alan; Sinfield, Adrian and Walker, Carol eds. Fighting poverty, inequality and injustice. Bristol: The Policy Press, pp. 257–274.

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Abstract

[About the book]

This important book makes a vital academic and political statement in the cause of social justice. It begins with an appreciation of the seminal contributions of Peter Townsend (1928-2009), and applies them to contemporary policy debates. It brings together many of the leading contributors to current debates in this field and provides a compelling manifesto for change for students and researchers in the social sciences, policy makers and practitioners, and everybody with an interest in creating a more equal and socially just society.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2011 Policy Press
ISBN: 1-84742-714-6, 978-1-84742-714-4
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
Item ID: 29842
Depositing User: Nicola Yeates
Date Deposited: 20 Oct 2011 13:10
Last Modified: 23 Oct 2012 14:22
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/29842
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