Controversies in Policy Research

Critical Analysis for a New Era of Austerity and Privation

  • Stephanie Petrie

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Policy Contexts, Consequences and Controversies

  3. Justice

  4. Participation

  5. Social Exclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 156-158
    2. Anne-Marie Martindale
      Pages 159-178
    3. Robert Moore
      Pages 200-220
    4. Stephanie Petrie
      Pages 240-248
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 249-259

About this book


Under the themes of Justice, Participation and Social Exclusion contributors explore and discuss the impact on those targeted or excluded by important public and social policies in European countries. Contexts, consequences and controversies current in the global North are uncovered highlighting the ethical implications for policy research.


Policy research austerity justice participation social exclusion methodology capital community European policy evaluation government Policy terrorism

Editors and affiliations

  • Stephanie Petrie
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LiverpoolUK

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