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Where academia and policy meet.

Author: John Gal
Publisher: Policy Press, 2017.
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Hough academia has the reputation of being removed from the world, in reality the worlds of the academy and politics meet frequently, and in a variety of ways--productive and unproductive. This book presents the results of the first major crossnational comparative study of academic engagement in the creation of social policy. It offers new empirical data from twelve countries across Europe, North America, and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Gal, John.
Where academia and policy meet.
Policy Press, 2017
(OCoLC)957738588
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Gal
ISBN: 1447320212 9781447320210
OCLC Number: 975016650
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Where academia and policy meet: an introduction ~ Jon Gal and Idit Weiss-GalSocial work academia and policy in Australia ~ Philip Mendes and Susan BaidawiSocial work academia and policy in China ~ Minchao Jin, Xiao Li, Lei Wu and Jie LeiSocial work academia and policy in Finland ~ Helena Blomberg and Christian KrollSocial work academia and policy in Germany ~ Andreas Herz and Stefan KoengeterSocial work academics and policy in Israel ~ Idit Weiss-Gal and John GalSocial work academia and policy in Portugal ~ Francisco BrancoSocial work academia and policy in Puerto Rico ~ Gisela Negron-VelazquezSocial work academia and policy in South Africa ~ Antoinette LombardSocial work academics and policy in Spain ~ Maria Asuncion Martinez-Roman and Miguel Angel Mateo-PerezSocial work academia and policy in Sweden ~ Katarina H. Thoren and Pia ThamSocial work academia and policy in the United Kingdom ~ Hugh McLaughlin and Jo-Pei TanSocial work academia and policy in the United States ~ Arati Maleku and Richard HoeferWhere academia and policy meet: a cross-national perspective ~ Jon Gal and Idit Weiss-Gal

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This unique perspective on the academia-society nexus is the first cross-national comparative study on academic engagement in social policy formulation.  Read more...

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"This well-researched book throws down a challenge to those who educate social workers to become more political and policy oriented in their own practice. A must read for all academics in this area." Read more...

 
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