Social Policy Review 19: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2007

Social Policy Review 19: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2007



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Social Policy Review 19: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2007 by Karen Clarke

Social Policy Review provides students, academics and all those interested in welfare issues with critical analyses of progress and change in areas of major interest during the past year.Contributions reflect key themes in the UK and internationally. The first part of the collection focuses on developments and change in core UK social policy areas. Part two provides in-depth analyses of topical issues from both UK and international perspectives, while this year's themed section examines 'Migration and social policy'.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781861349415
Publisher: Policy Press at the Univ of Bristol
Publication date: 07/11/2007
Pages: 348
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Karen Clarke, School of Social Sciences, University of Manchester, Tony Maltby, Research Fellow, CROW/ NIACE and Patricia Kennett, Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Table of Contents

Introduction ~ Karen Clarke, Tony Maltby and Patricia Kennett

Part one: Current services
'Going further?': Tony Blair and New Labour education policies ~ Stephen Ball
One or four?: the NHS in 2006 ~ Stephen Peckham
Housing policy, housing tenure and the housing market ~ Alan Murie
Modernising services, empowering users?: Adult social care in 2006 ~ Kirstein Rummery
Children's services in 2006 ~ Harriet Churchill
Laying new foundations: social security reforms in 2006 ~ Steven D.McKay

Part two: Current issues
I can't ask that! Promoting discussion of sexuality and effective health service interactions with older non-heterosexual men ~ Adrian Lee
Dealing with money in low-moderate income couples: insights from individual interviews ~ Sirin Sung and Fran Bennett
Power and autonomy of older people in long-term care: cross-national comparison and learning ~ Heng-Lien Chen
Structural stigma, institutional trust and the risk agenda in mental health policy ~ Joanne Warner
Rising or falling to the challenges of diversity in Europe?: social justice and differentiated citizenship ~ Eithne McLaughlin and Gerry Boucher

Part three: Migration and social policy
Enlarging concerns: migration to the UK from new EU member states ~ Dhananjayan Sriskandarajah
Gendered immigrations, policies and rights in the UK ~ Eleonore Kofman
Managing multiple lifecourses: the influence of children on migration processes in the European Union ~ Louise Ackers and Helen Stalford
Older people, migration and retirement ~ Tony Warnes

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