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Policy & Politics
10 most read of 2015

Evidence & Policy
10 most read of 2015

Journal of Poverty & Social Justice
Housing policy in Scotland since devolution: divergence, crisis, integration and opportunity

Voluntary Sector Review
Towards community engagement in the governance of non-profit organisations

Families, Relationships & Societies
10 most read of 2015

Critical and Radical Social Work
Reviving social work through moral outrage

Policy & Politics: Advancing knowledge in public and social policy
Policy and Politics cover

Sarah Ayres, University of Bristol
Steve Martin, Cardiff Business School, UK
Felicity Matthews, Sheffield University, UK
Diane Stone, University of Canberra, Australia and 
University of Warwick, UK (Consulting Editor)
Four issues per annum: January, April, July and October 
ISSN: 0305 5736 Online ISSN: 1470-8442
Social Science Citation Index: Impact Factor: 0.952 (2yr), 1.261 (5yr)
18 of 46 in Public Administration, 56 of 161 in Political Science

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Studying public deliberation after the systemic turn: The crucial role for interpretive research
Selen Ercan; Carolyn Hendriks; John Boswell


The politics of the new social policies: providing coverage against new social risks in mature welfare states
Giuliano Bonoli

European policies and research funding: a case study of gender inequality and lack of diversity in a Nordic research programme
Pat O’Connor; Antoinette Fauve-Chamoux


Thematic Review: Welfare regime debate: past, present, futures?
Emanuele Ferragina and Martin Seeleib-Kaiser

Policies, politics and organisational problems: multiple streams and the implementation of targets in UK government
Christina Boswell; Eugénia Rodrigues


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

Fighting or fumbling with the beast? The mediatisation of public sector agencies in Australia and the Netherlands
Thomas Schillemans


Volunteering for all? Explaining patterns of volunteering and identifying strategies to promote it
Irene Hardill, Sue Baines, 6 Perri

Global evidence in local debates: the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) in Swiss direct-democratic debates on school policy
Caroline Schlaufer


Weathering the perfect storm? Austerity and institutional resilience in local government
Vivien Lowndes, Kerry McCaughie

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