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    Unsettling welfare: the reconstruction of social policy

    Lewis, Gail and Hughes, G., eds. (2000) Unsettling welfare: the reconstruction of social policy. Abingdon, UK: Routledge. ISBN 9780761967552.

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    Book synopsis: Rethinking Social Policy is a comprehensive introduction to, and analysis of, the complex mixture of problems and possibilities within the study of social policy. Contributors at the cutting edge of social policy analysis reflect upon the implications of new social and theoretical movements for welfare and the study of social policy. Topics covered include: criminology and crime control; race, class and gender; poverty and sexuality; the body and the emotions; violence; work and welfare in Europe. Examples are drawn from a variety of welfare sectors such as: social services and community care, health, education, employment, and criminal justice. This is a course reader for The Open University course (D860) Rethinking Social Practice.


    Item Type: Book
    School: School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Psychosocial Studies
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 04 Sep 2017 15:09
    Last Modified: 04 Sep 2017 15:09


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