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A critical analysis of family and relationships policies in England and Wales (1997-2011)

Klett-Davies, Martina (2012). A critical analysis of family and relationships policies in England and Wales (1997-2011). Families, Relationships and Societies, 1(1) pp. 121–131.

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Abstract

In this review I will map out social trends and unravel the development of family and relationship support policies in England and Wales between 1997 and 2011. I aim to make sense of specific shifts by analysing the interplay between governments, government reports and Green Papers, policy making and state spending on support policies. To do this I critically engage with social policy, the development of policy making and implementation of government directives.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2012 The Policy Press
ISSN: 2046-7435
Project Funding Details:
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Keywords: family policy; relationship support policies; Spending Review; troubled families
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Item ID: 34510
Depositing User: Martina Klett-Davies
Date Deposited: 09 Oct 2012 15:51
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2012 21:00
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/34510
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