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29th March 2017

Daniel Sage and Patrick Diamond, Europe’s New Social Reality: The Case Against Universal Basic Income

Daniel Sage and Patrick Diamond, Europe’s New Social Reality: The Case Against Universal Basic Income, Policy Network, 2017, free to download here. This report is a most useful contribution to Read More

5th January 2017

Centre for Social Justice, Reforming Contributory Benefits

Centre for Social Justice (no editor), Reforming Contributory Benefits, Centre for Social Justice, 2016, www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk/library/reforming-contributory-benefits This report on a discussion that took place in July 2016 raises an important issue: Read More

5th January 2017

Schneider, Pottenger and King, The Distribution of Wealth

Michael Schneider, Mike Pottenger and John E. King, The Distribution of Wealth: Growing inequality? 2nd edition, Edward Elgar, 2016, xiii + 214 pp, 1 78347 643 5, hbk, £75 The Read More

4th January 2017

Muschert, Klocke, Perrucci and Shefner (eds), Agenda for Social Justice: Solutions for 2016

Glenn Muschert, Brian Klocke, Robert Perrucci, and Jon Shefner (eds), Agenda for Social Justice: Solutions for 2016, Policy Press, 2016, 1 4473 3288 6, pbk, xiii + 134 pp, £9.99. Read More

4th December 2016

Kayleigh Garthwaite, Hunger Pains

Kayleigh Garthwaite, Hunger Pains: Life inside foodbank Britain, Policy Press, 2016, xi + 195 pp, 1 4473 2911 4, pbk, £14.99 If the Policy Press, the British Film Institute, and Read More

4th December 2016

Malcolm Torry, The Feasibility of Citizen’s Income, a review by Anthony Painter

Malcolm Torry, The Feasibility of Citizen’s Income, Palgrave Macmillan, xxix + 286 pp, 1 137 53077 6, hbk, £82 Two years ago, the notion that there would be an active Read More

29th November 2016

Eichhorst and Marx (eds), Non-Standard Employment in Post-Industrial Labour Markets

Werner Eichhorst and Paul Marx (eds), Non-Standard Employment in Post-Industrial Labour Markets: An occupational perspective, Edward Elgar, 2015, xii + 435 pp, 1 78100 171 4, hbk, £105, 1 78643 Read More

29th November 2016

Ralph Fevre, Individualism and Inequality

Ralph Fevre, Individualism and Inequality: The future of work and politics, Edward Elgar, 2016, ix + 310 pp, 1 78471 650 9, hbk, £80 Fevre’s thesis is that the individualism Read More

28th November 2016

Stoker and Evans, Evidence-based Policy Making in the Social Sciences

Gerry Stoker and Mark Evans, Evidence-based Policy Making in the Social Sciences: Methods that matter, Policy Press, 2016, xii + 312 pp, hbk, 0 4473 2936 7, £75, pbk, 0 Read More

28th November 2016

Lodge, Carnell and Coleman, The New Age of Ageing

Caroline Lodge, Eileen Carnell and Arianne Coleman, The New Age of Ageing: How society needs to change, Policy Press, 2016, 0 4473 2683 0, pbk, ix + 276 pp, £14.99 Read More

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