New Paradigms in Social Policy

New Paradigms in Social Policy

by Peter Taylor-Gooby (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780197264935
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 09/15/2013
Pages: 200
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 6.40(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Peter Taylor-Gooby is Professor of Social Policy at the University of Kent and Director of the ESRC Social Contexts and Responses to Risk Programme. He has also directed the ESRC Economic Beliefs and Behaviour, and Social Contexts and Responses to Risk, the EU Welfare Reform and the Management of Societal Change and Globalization and Welfare Reform and the British Academy New Paradigms in Public Policy programs. Taylor-Gooby has published 22 books and more than 250 academic articles and chapters.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: What Does Social Science Offer Public Policy?, Peter Taylor-Gooby
2. Economic Futures, Andrew Gamble
3. Ageing Britain: How Should We Respond to the Demographic Time-Bomb?, Pat Thane
4. Citizenship in a Diverse and Multi-Cultural Society, Tariq Modood
5. Managing Climate Change, Ian Gough
6. Democratisation and Nudge: How Policy Debates Select from Social Science, Peter Taylor-Gooby
7. Big Society:Tthe New Approaches to Neighbourhood Problems, Anne Power
8. Anti-Politics: Restoring Trust in Government, Gerry Stoker

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