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Free journal articles for July


Policy & Politics
Determinants of representation: an empirical assessment of the UK civil service

Evidence & Policy
Communicating social research findings more effectively: what can we learn from other fields?

Journal of Poverty & Social Justice
The costs of a child in a low-income household

Voluntary Sector Review
Revisiting advocacy by non-profit organisations

Families, Relationships & Societies
An ethic of care and sibling care in older age

Critical and Radical Social Work
Radical social work in the frontline: a survival toolkit for the UK

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 Journals now on Editorial Manager

We are pleased to announce that Evidence & PolicyPolicy & PoliticsVoluntary Sector Review, Families, Relationships and Societies, Journal of Poverty and Social Justice and Critical and Radical Social Work are now on Editorial Manager. Details on manuscript submission are available on individual journal pages. 


Third Sector Knowledge Portal 

Third Sector Research Centre (TSRC) have launched the Third Sector Knowledge Portal. This includes individual articles of all the papers from Voluntary Sector Review: keywords, the abstract and information on how to access the full article. There is more information here.  

Voluntary Sector Review: Instructions for authors


All submissions should be made online at the Voluntary Sector Review Editorial Manager website: http://vsr.edmgr.com. New users should first create an account.

If you have queries regarding the submission process, please email Eleanor Rivers at the Voluntary Sector Review office for assistance: VSRoffice@vssn.org.uk

Download the Voluntary Sector Review instructions for authors here (PDF, 98 kb).

Download editorial guidelines for maximising impact: ten tips (PDF, 352kb)

Book reviews
Books for review should be sent to Rob Macmillan, Book Review Editor, Voluntary Sector Review, Third Sector Research Centre, Park House, 40 Edgbaston Park Road, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT, UK, +44 (0)121 414 8975, r.macmillan@bham.ac.uk.

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