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eBook. English.
Published London: PlutoPress, 2019
On the 14th June 2017, a fire engulfed a tower block in West London, seventy-two people lost their lives and hundreds of others were left displaced and...

By Ashurst, Francesca, author
eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
This text challenges the practice of exclusion by uncovering its roots in 19th century social and educational policy targeting poor children. Revealing...

By Garthwaite, Kayleigh, author
eBook. English.
Published Bristol: Policy Press, 2016
WINNER OF THE BRITISH ACADEMY PETER TOWNSEND PRIZE 2017 Welcome to Foodbank Britain, where emergency food provision is an increasingly visible and controversial...

By Beckett, Katherine, 1964-
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, c2010
With urban poverty rising, the homeless and other 'disorderly' people continue to occupy public space in many American cities. Drawing upon an extensive...

By Hudson, Mark, 1971 June 27-
eBook. English.
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013
The authors critically evaluate the fair trade movement's role in pursuing a more just and environmentally sustainable society. Using fair trade as a...

eBook. English.
Published [Place of publication not identified]: Policy Press, 2017
Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. In a world dominated by austerity politics and policies, Advising in austerity provides a lively and thought...

By Payne, Geoff, 1944- author
eBook. English.
Published Bristol: Policy Press, 2017
Despite being a hotly debated topic, social mobility remains one of the most misunderstood processes of our time. In this accessible and engaging book...

By Brown, Philip, 1957-
eBook. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012
For decades, the idea that more education will lead to greater individual and national prosperity has been a cornerstone of developed economies. Challenging...

eBook. English.
Published Bristol: The Policy Press, 2014
This important volume demonstrates the need to take account of the psychological consequences of poverty for policy to be effective. The shame experienced...

eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
This volume examines children's and young people's emotions in policy-making and professional practice. It seeks both to inform readers about up-to-date...
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