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Mar 12 2015

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Most read mental health articles 2014

Read the most popular mental health articles online until June 30, 2015. Topics covered include aging & gerontology, families, children, mental health promotion, and much more.

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Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, an opportunity both to celebrate the progress made towards improving the lives of those with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and to emphasize the challenges that remain. Read the top three most downloaded free articles from developmental disabilities journals online until June 30, 2015.

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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
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Families, Relationships & Societies
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Critical and Radical Social Work
Courageous ethnographers or agents of the state: challenges for social work

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Jun 20 2013

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May 16 2013

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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 21 2013

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Jan 16 2013

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Oct 16 2012

Free topical journal articles from Policy Press

Free topical journal articles of the month of October are:

  1. Social policy learning and diffusion in China: the rise of welfare regions? – Policy & Politics
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  2. A collaborative approach to defining the usefulness of impact: lessons from a knowledge exchange project involving academics and social work practitioners – Evidence & Policy
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  3. Three ways to defend social security in Britain – Journal of Poverty & Social Justice
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  4. Learning to take part as active citizens: emerging lessons for community organising in Britain – Voluntary Sector Review
  5. The ‘family-work project': children’s and parents’ experiences of working parenthood – Families, Relationships & Societies

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Aug 09 2012

Free topical journal articles from Policy Press and its blog article

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

1.    Welcome relief or indecent subsidy? The implications of wage top-up scheme – Policy &  Politics (July 2012)

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2.    What do we know and how well do we know it? Identifying practice-based insights in education – Evidence & Policy (May 2012)

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3.    Beyond CV building: the communal benefits of student volunteering – Voluntary Sector Review (July 2012)

4.    What is commitment? Women’s accounts of intimate attachment – Families, Relationships & Societies (June 2012)

5.    Serving the public or delivering public services? Religion and social welfare in the new British social policy landscape – Journal of Poverty & Social Justice (February 2012)

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After the Olympics frenzy, will London’s East End return to its former poverty?  - Poverty and Inequality (August 3, 2012)

 

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May 28 2010

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