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May 27 2015

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Policy Press journals on Scopus

Families, Relationships and Societies and Voluntary Sector Review have recently been accepted for coverage on Scopus. Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, and acceptance for inclusion is a mark of high quality.

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Read the following free journal articles for May 2015:

Policy & Politics

‘Multiculturalism is never talked about': community cohesion and local policy contradictions in England

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Evidence & Policy

Perceptions on the role of evidence: an English alcohol policy case study

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

Fuel poverty and high-rise living: using community-based interviewers to investigate tenants’ inability to keep warm in their homes

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Voluntary Sector Review

Mapping the environmental third sector in england: a distinctive field of activity?

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Families, Relationships & Societies

Troubling the family: coming out as lesbian and gay

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Critical and Radical Social Work

‘Everyone is blaming us!’ Conceptualising current anti-Roma racism in Europe and its necessary implications for anti-racist social work
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Mar 24 2015

Access articles from Routledge Gender Studies

What did you do for International Women’s Day?

International Women’s Day (IWD) may have passed, please click here to access collection of free online articles, exploring the roles women play in a variety of industries.

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Special Issue – Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research (NORA)

A special issue of NORA titled Gender equality, nationalism and welfare: Intersectional contestations and the politics of belonging is free to access until May 31. The articles address the transformations of welfare states towards multi-ethnic nation states, and focus on contested issues about gender equality and identities.

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Free Access to Latest Issue – International Journal for Masculinity Studies (NORMA)

NORMA is an international journal for high quality research concerning masculinity in its many forms. The latest issue of NORMA, Vol. 10, Issue. 1, 2015 contains research discussing Difference, complexity and (onto) epistemological challenges in masculinity studies. It is currently free to view until June 30, 2015.

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Free Access to Intersectionality – Special Virtual Issue from Gender & Development

Focusing on Intersecting Inequalities, this special virtual issue contains articles drawn from various issues of Gender & Development that have addressed questions in relation to diversity and working with women from marginalized groups. Read here for free until end of June 2015.

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Journeying into Gendered Territory: Women & Travel

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Mar 18 2015

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free journal articles for March 2015:

Policy & Politics

Putting higher education in its place: the socio-political geographies of English universities

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Evidence & Policy

A 10 year anniversary special selection

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

‘Beat the cheat': portrayals of disability benefit claimants in print media

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Voluntary Sector Review

Is charity campaigning under threat from the coalition government?

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Families, Relationships & Societies

Displaying genuineness: cultural translation in the drafting of marriage narratives for immigration applications and appeals
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Critical and Radical Social Work

(Against) Neoliberal social work

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Mar 13 2015

Access articles from Routledge Sociology Studies

Please click here to access Social Justice Collection to mark World Day of Social Justice until end of March.

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Mar 05 2015

Free journal articles from Policy Press

Read the following free journal articles for February 2015:

Policy & Politics

The top 10 most read papers in 2014
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Evidence & Policy

Sustaining knowledge exchange and research impact in the social sciences and humanities: investing in knowledge broker roles in UK universities
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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

Going nowhere? Rural youth labour market opportunities and obstacles

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Voluntary Sector Review

Faith-based social action below the radar: a study of the UK charismatic-evangelical urban church

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Families, Relationships & Societies

Carers’ perspectives on choosing a care home for a relative with dementia
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Critical and Radical Social Work

On the risks of commitment with critical social work: a Uruguayan approach
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Jan 28 2015

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Read the following free journal articles for January 2015:

Policy & Politics

The politics of behaviour change: nudge, neoliberalism and the state

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Evidence & Policy

Plural forms of evidence and uncertainty in environmental health: a comparison of two Chinese cases

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

In whose interest? the dynamics of debt in poor households

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Voluntary Sector Review

Does volunteering improve employability? Insights from the British Household Panel Survey and beyond

Families, Relationships & Societies

Great expectations. Dual-earner policies and the management of work–family conflict: the examples of Sweden and Slovenia

Critical and Radical Social Work

On the risks of commitment with critical social work: a Uruguayan approach

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Dec 29 2014

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Policy & Politics

Weathering the perfect storm? Austerity and institutional resilience in local government

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Evidence & Policy

Making the most of obesity research: developing research and policy objectives through evidence

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Journal of Poverty & Social Justice

Water poverty in England and Wales

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Voluntary Sector Review

The concept of ‘civil society': different understandings and their implications for third sector policies

Families, Relationships & Societies

Authenticity, work and change: a qualitative study on couple intimacy

Critical and Radical Social Work

Beyond the dichotomies of cultural and political relativism: arguing the case for a social justice

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Nov 27 2014

Free journal articles from Policy Press

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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

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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

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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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