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Sep 19 2014

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free journal articles for September 2014:

Policy & Politics
All content free for September

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Evidence & Policy

Perceptions of the usefulness and use of research conducted in other countries

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice
Social impact bonds: a wolf in sheep’s clothing?

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Voluntary Sector Review
How donors choose charities: The role of personal taste and experiences in giving decisions

Families, Relationships & Societies
Encountering ethics in studying challenging family relations

Critical and Radical Social Work
Advocating for Palestinian children in the face of the Israeli occupation

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Aug 01 2014

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free journal articles for July 2014:

Policy & Politics
Determinants of representation: an empirical assessment of the UK civil service

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Evidence & Policy
Communicating social research findings more effectively: what can we learn from other fields?

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice
The costs of a child in a low-income household

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Voluntary Sector Review
Revisiting advocacy by non-profit organisations

Families, Relationships & Societies
An ethic of care and sibling care in older age

Critical and Radical Social Work
Radical social work in the frontline: a survival toolkit for the UK

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Jun 18 2014

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free journal articles for June 2014:

 

Policy & Politics

Is everybody happy? The politics and measurement of national wellbeing.

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Evidence & Policy

Does research information meet the needs of stakeholders? Exploring evidence selection in the global management of invasive species.

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

Welfare reform, increased conditionality and discretion: jobcentre Plus advisers’ experiences of targets and sanctions.

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Voluntary Sector Review

Entering the lists: What can we learn about the voluntary sector in England from listings produced by local infrastructure bodies?

 

Families, Relationships & Societies

Blinded by neuroscience: social policy, the family and the infant brain.

 

Critical and Radical Social Work
The two souls of social work: exploring the roots of ‘popular social work.

 

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Dec 30 2013

Access the latest Health & Social Care Research from Routledge

December’s Theme: HIV/AIDS Research 

 

World AIDS Day has taken place on December 1st every year since 1988. In honor of this theme for  December is HIV/AIDS Research. Read a collection of articles on increasing HIV/AIDS awareness, and the impact of stigma and discrimination for free until 31 January 2014.

 

Journal of HIV/AIDS & Social Services - Special Issue

The special issue: “HIV/AIDS in Adolescents and Emerging Adults: Domestic and International Perspectives on Intervention Development, Treatment, and Prevention” includes free access to the Commentary Article ’Turning the Corner on the HIV Epidemic Among Adolescents: Prioritizing Directions for Future Prevention Research’.

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The Journal of Sex Research

Free access to the article  Hypersexual Behavior and HIV Sex Risk among Young Gay and Bisexual Men’ -  Emily Yeagley, Andrew Hickok, and José A. Bauermeister from The Journal of Sex Research.

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Dec 28 2013

Free journal articles from Policy Press

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Nov 15 2013

Read online journal articles from Policy Press

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Sep 25 2013

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The Joseph Rowntree Foundation, with the Centre for Science and Policy at the University of Cambridge, ran a democratic, transparent, consensual exercise involving 45 participants from government, non-governmental organisations, academia and research to identify 100 important research questions that, if answered, would help to reduce or prevent poverty.

Read the free journal articles for September:

Click here to download the article “100 Questions: identifying research priorities for poverty prevention and reduction”, Journal of Poverty and Social Justice.  HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4376299

 

 

 

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