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Nov 27 2014

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free journal articles for November 2014:

Policy & Politics

All tools are informational now: how information and persuasion define the tools of government

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Evidence & Policy
Public health evaluation: epistemological challenges to evidence production and use

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

What cost the price of a good send off? The challenges for British state funeral policy

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Voluntary Sector Review

Exploring local hotspots and deserts: investigating the local distribution of charitable resources

Families, Relationships & Societies

Secondary analysis in reflection: some experiences of re-use from an oral history perspective

Critical and Radical Social Work
Claiming immigrant cultural citizenship: applying postcolonial theories to social work practice with immigrants

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Oct 07 2014

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free journal articles for October 2014:

Policy & Politics

Bourdieu and the Big Society: empowering the powerful in public service provision?

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Evidence & Policy

Plural forms of evidence in public health: tolerating epistemological and methodological diversity

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

Getting back to work? claim trajectories and destinations of employment and Support Allowance claimants

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Voluntary Sector Review

Decoupling the state and the third sector? The ‘big Society’ as a spontaneous order

Families, Relationships & Societies

On the other side of couplehood: single women in Sweden exploring life without a partner

Critical and Radical Social Work

Reconciling radicalism, relationship and role: priorities for social work with adults in England

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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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Apr 23 2014

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free articles for April 2014:

Policy & Politics
Does mobilisation increase family engagement with an early childhood intervention programme? A randomised controlled trial. Read the blog entry about this article on the Policy & Politics blog.

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Evidence & Policy
Plural forms of evidence in public health: tolerating epistemological and methodological diversity

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice
The contribution of child maintenance payments to the income packages of lone mothers

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Voluntary Sector Review
All content FREE until the end of April.
 

 

Families, Relationships & Societies
All content FREE until the end of April.

 

Critical and Radical Social Work
Courageous ethnographers or agents of the state: challenges for social work

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Dec 28 2013

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free articles for December 2013:

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Sep 25 2013

Read online journal articles from Policy Press

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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Apr 18 2013

Free topical journal articles from Policy Press

Free journal articles For April:

  1. Persistent poverty and children’s development in the early years of childhood - Policy & Politics
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  3. Evidence, policy and pragmatics: a case study on the development of a national research and data strategy on children’s lives and the role of knowledge exchange - Evidence & Policy
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  5. Poor and dissatisfied? Income poverty, poverty transitions and life satisfaction in Chile - Journal of Poverty & Social Justice
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  7. Building better neighbourhoods? Insights into the contributions of local faith-based organisations - Voluntary Sector Review
  8. Still a woman’s job: the division of housework in couples living with dementia - Families, Relationships & Societies

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Feb 14 2012

Free topical journal articles from Policy Press

Each month Policy Press offers a free topical article available from each of their four journals. The articles free for the month of February are:

  1. Press Coverage of Social Work - Policy & Politics (Volume 7, Number 4, October 1979)
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  3. From concept to implementation: challenges facing evidence-based social work - Evidence & Policy (Volume 1, Number 1, January 2005)
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  5. Child maintenance and child poverty: a comparative analysis - Journal of poverty and social justice (Volume 19, Number 3, October 2011)
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  7. UK government policy and ’social investment’ - Voluntary sector review (Volume 1, Number 1, March 2010)
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