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  • Disability and Neoliberal State Formations

    The Case of Australia

    By Karen Soldatic

    Across the global north, governments have undertaken extensive economic restructuring of disability social provisioning measures arguing that many people who are in receipt of such benefits are no longer disabled or were incorrectly assessed as being eligible. This has occurred while governments…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Cash Transfers for Poverty Reduction

    An International Operational Guide

    By David Lawson, Francisco Vinicio Ayala

    Over the last 20 years, more than 100 countries have decided to implement social safety nets, targeted at the poorest and most vulnerable. Impact evaluations have shown the effectiveness of these programmes, and policy makers have been exploring different methods of delivery, including cash…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Development Economics

  • The Impact of Philanthropy

    Measuring and Evaluating Foundation Performance

    By Helmut Anheier, Diana Leat

    With philanthropic foundations having grown in numbers and significance, the question of what makes for the success and failure of their projects and activities becomes increasingly relevant. What yardsticks or benchmarks apply for measuring performance and tracking goal attainment? The purpose of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • China's Social Welfare Revolution

    Contracting Out Social Services

    Edited by Lei Jie, Chak Kwan Chan

    The Chinese government has recently adopted a radical welfare approach by contracting out social services to non-governmental organisations. This is a big departure from its traditional welfare model, whereby all public services were directly delivered by government agencies. This book examines…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

  • The Transformation of Work in Welfare State Organizations

    New Public Management and the Institutional Diffusion of Ideas

    Edited by Frank Sowa, Ronald Staples, Stefan Zapfel

    How has New Public Management influenced social policy reform in different developed welfare states? New managerialism is conceptualized as a paradigm, which not only shapes the decision-making process in bureaucratic organizations but also affects the practice of individuals (citizens). Public…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Populism and Citizenship

    3 volume set

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Bryan S Turner, Jurgen Mackert

    Today, Western democratic societies are facing a serious threat from both populist parties and social movements. Not only the debates in the course of the presidential elections in the US or UK’s Brexit, but also the critical role the National Front will play in the upcoming presidential elections…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Populism and Citizenship

    Volume 2

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    Today, Western democratic societies are facing a serious threat from both populist parties and social movements. Not only the debates in the course of the presidential elections in the US or UK’s Brexit, but also the critical role the National Front will play in the upcoming presidential elections…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Populism and Citizenship

    Volume 1

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    Today, Western democratic societies are facing a serious threat from both populist parties and social movements. Not only the debates in the course of the presidential elections in the US or UK’s Brexit, but also the critical role the National Front will play in the upcoming presidential elections…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Populism and Citizenship

    Volume 3

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    Today, Western democratic societies are facing a serious threat from both populist parties and social movements. Not only the debates in the course of the presidential elections in the US or UK’s Brexit, but also the critical role the National Front will play in the upcoming presidential elections…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Key Variables in Social Investigation

    Edited by Robert Burgess

    Key Variables in Social Investigation encourages sociologists and other social scientists to think about the conceptual and empirical problems of using and evaluating key variables in social research. The book contains reviews of ten major variables: age; gender; race and ethnicity; health and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Transforming Cities

    Contested Governance and New Spatial Divisions

    Edited by Nick Jewson, Susanne Macgregor

    Transforming Cities examines the profound changes that have characterised cities of the advanced capitalist societies in the final decades of the twentieth century. It analyses ways in which relationships of contest, conflict and co-operation are realised in and through the social and spatial forms…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Work and the Enterprise Culture

    Edited by Malcolm Cross, Geoff Payne

    Work and Enterprise Culture examines the world of work in the light of the major changes that have occurred over the last decade. In particular, the book focuses on what is understood by the term the ‘enterprise culture’ and considers what impact, if any, this concept has on traditional work…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

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