Tag: social policy

DISCOVER SOCIETY Measured-Factual-Critical http://discoversociety.org ISSUE FIVE: February 2014   Focus:   Andrew McGettigan Managerialism, Democracy and the New Political Economy of English Higher Education   Articles:                                Mary Stuart Reconnecting and Re–Purposing the Civic Purpose of Universities Diane Reay From Academic Freedom to Academic Capitalism Nick Stevenson Wars Over English The Culture Schools Timothy Clarke, […]

CALL FOR PAPERS: ESPAnet 2014-STREAM: DIFFUSION OF IDEAS 12th Annual Conference: ESPAnet 2014 Oslo. 4-6 September, 2014 «Beyond the Crisis in Europe New Opportunities for reconciling sustainability. Equality and economic robustness» Organisers: NOVA & the Oslo and Akershus University Colleges of Applied Sciences, Norway The deadline for applications is 12 March 2014! STREAM: DIFFUSION OF IDEAS Stream […]

Issue 2 of online magazine of social research, policy analysis and commentary, Discover Society, out today. DISCOVER SOCIETY Measured-Factual-Critical http://discoversociety.org ISSUE TWO: November 2013     Focus:   Danny Dorling Dismantling Universalism: Inequality and Public Health   Articles:                           John Brewer Culture, Class and Protestantism in Urban Belfast  Lynn Jamieson John MacInnes and                                 Sin Yi Cheung […]

Call for Presentations at SPA Workshop 2013: “Challenges and Innovation in Social Policy Research: Mixed Methodologies and Impact” 16th December 2013, Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics In recent years, the use of mixed methods and methodologies in Social Policy research has become increasingly popular. Effective integration of quantitative and […]

DISCOVER SOCIETY Measured-Factual-Critical http://discoversociety.org The first issue includes articles by: Gurminder K. Bhambra, Sam Friedman, Jacqui Gabb and Janet Fink, Peter Taylor-Gooby, Suzanne Hall, Lisa McKenzie, Alice Mah, James Nazroo, Karen Rowlingson and Steve McKay, Emma Uprichard, Alan Warde, and Mike Savage Further details: Twitter: @discoversoc (https://twitter.com/DiscoverSoc) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/discoversociety Email: discoversociety@outlook.com Managing Editors: John Holmwood (University of […]