Understanding theories and concepts in social policy, Paperback Book


A central theme of this lively and accessible text is that theory helps us to understand policy, politics and practice.

The book combines an in-depth exploration of selected theoretical perspectives and concepts with the student-friendly format of the Understanding Welfare series.

The author uses diverse examples from contemporary social policy to help theoretical arguments come alive.

It should provide a key text for 2nd and 3rd year undergraduates and postgraduates in social policy and related subjects, as well as their teachers.


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