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Forthcoming Social Policy Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Poverty, Income and Social Protection

    International Policy Perspectives

    Edited by Richard Hoefer, James Midgley

    This book provides insights into the way social protection policy is being redefined as a result of the new commitment by governments around the world to use these programs to reduce poverty. The case studies presented show how innovations in social protection have emerged in different countries....

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Risk, Uncertainty and Policy

    Edited by Patrick Brown, Anna Olofsson

    Policy-making has always involved uncertainty; however the presence of unknowns has become far more conspicuous and problematic in recent times. One important way in which policy-makers have increasingly sought to deal with such uncertainty is through approaches rooted in understandings of risk....

    To Be Published September 4th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Governmentality after Neoliberalism

    Edited by MARK BEVIR

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Reproducing Citizens: Family, state and civil society

    Edited by Sasha Roseneil, Isabel Crowhurst, Ana Cristina Santos, Mariya Stoilova

    Whilst the politics of reproduction have been at the heart of feminist struggles for over a century and a half, their analysis has not yet come to occupy a central place in the interdisciplinary study of citizenship. This volume takes up the challenge posed by Bryan Turner, when he noted "the...

    To Be Published October 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Fighting poverty and Social Exclusion in the EU

    A Chance in Europe 2020

    Edited by Matteo Jessoula, Ilaria Madama

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Political Economy of the Welfare State

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Morality Policies in Europe

    Concepts, Theories and Empirical Evidence

    Edited by Christoph Knill

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    The regulation of issues like abortion, euthanasia, gun control, same-sex unions, pornography, prostitution, drugs, or gambling is commonly referred to a special class of so called morality policies. The distinctive feature of these policies is that politics are shaped by conflicts over first...

    To Be Published January 27th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Social Rights in Russia

    By Eleanor Bindman

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    Russia’s human rights record, especially violations of the right to life, liberty and freedom of expression, has been the subject of much international concern. Social, or welfare, rights, on the other hand, including the right to housing, health and access to social security, have received much...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Political Leadership and Political Change in the Chinese Countryside

    By Shan Wei

    Series: China Policy Series

    This book, based on extensive original research including survey research in the Chinese countryside, examines how market reforms and the changing nature of the Chinese state have made a huge impact on how ordinary Chinese people in rural areas relate to authority. The book explores the nature of...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Sustainability and The Political Economy of Welfare:

    Perspectives, Policies and Emerging Practices

    Edited by Max Koch, Oksana Mont

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Prison Radicalization and Terrorism Detention Policy

    Institutionalized Fear or Evidence-Based Policy-Making?

    By Tinka Veldhuis

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    To Be Published May 31st 2016 by Routledge