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  1. 2009
  2. Understanding the Policy Process: Analysing Welfare Policy & Practice (Second Edition)

    Hudson, J. R. & Lowe, S. G., Mar 2009, The Policy Press. 352 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  3. A Comparison of Policies Designed to Enhance Child Well-Being

    Cusworth, L. & Bradshaw, J., 2009, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  4. Combining Choice, Quality and Equity in Social Services Provision: Synthesis report. Denmark

    Glendinning, C., 2009, Luxembourg: European Commission, DG Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities. 35 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  5. Evidence on Effectiveness of Behavioural Interventions to Help Parents Manage Sleep Problems in Young Disabled Children: A rapid review

    McDaid, C. & Sloper, P., 2009, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  6. Homelessness in the UK: problems and solutions

    Fitzpatrick, S. (ed.), Quilgars, D. (ed.) & Pleace, N. (ed.), 2009, Coventry: Chartered Insitute of Housing.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  7. Minimum Income Schemes in the United Kingdom: A study of national policies, Second Semester Report of the Network of Social Inclusion Experts

    Bradshaw, J. & Bennett, F., 2009, Luxembourg: European Commission DG Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities. 29 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  8. Persistent problems, finding solutions: child maintenance in The United Kingdom and the Netherlands

    Curry-Sumner, I. & Skinner, C., 2009, Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  9. Quality Matters in Children's Services: Messages from research

    Stein, M., 2009, London: Jessica Kingsley. 159 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  10. Reforming Long-term Care: Recent lessons from other countries

    Glendinning, C. & Moran, N., 2009, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 51 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  11. Social Policy Research Unit Annual Report: 2007/08

    Parker, G., 2009, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 50 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  12. The Global Social Policy Reader

    Yeates, N. & Holden, C., 2009, The Policy Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  13. The Impact of Local Agenda 21 in England: and the Implications for Participation Strategies

    Snell, C. J., 2009, VDM Publishing House Ltd.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  14. The Organisation and Content of Home Care Re-ablement Services: Interim report

    Rabiee, P., Glendinning, C., Arksey, H., Baxter, K., Jones, K., Forder, J. & Curtis, L., 2009, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 63 p. (Investigating the Longer Term Impact of Home Care Re-ablement Services)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  15. The Prevalence, Characteristics and Distribution of Child Poverty in the North East Region: A report for Child Poverty Strategy Group

    Bradshaw, J., 2009, Newcastle: North East Research & Information Partnership. 34 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  16. The Role of Faith-Based Organisations in the Provision of Services for Homeless People

    Johnsen, S. J. & Fitzpatrick, S., 2009, Centre for Housing Policy.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  17. The Short-term Outcomes and Costs of Home Care Re-ablement Services: Interim report

    Jones, K., Baxter, K., Curtis, L., Arksey, H., Forder, J., Glendinning, C. & Rabiee, P., 2009, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 78 p. (Investigating the Longer Term Impact of Home Care Re-ablement Services)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  18. Transitions to Adult Services by Disabled Young People Leaving Out of Authority Residential Schools

    Beresford, B. & Cavet, J., 2009, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 66 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  19. UK Housing Review 2009/210

    Wilcox, S. (ed.), 2009, Coventry/London: Chartered Institute of Housing/Building Societies Association.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  20. Understanding Social Policy

    Irving, Z. M. & Hill, M., 2009, 8th ed. London: Wiley. 312 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  21. Understanding the Risks of Social Exclusion Across the Life Course: Youth and young adulthood

    Cusworth, L., Bradshaw, J., Coles, B., Keung, A. & Chzhen, Y., 2009, Cabinet Office, London: Social Exclusion Task Force. 51 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  22. 2008
  23. The Short Guide to Social Policy

    Hudson, J. R., Lowe, S. G. & Kuhner, S., Jun 2008, Bristol: The Policy Press. 176 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  24. Assessment of the 2008-2010 National Reform Programmes for Growth and Jobs from a Social Inclusion Perspective: The extent of synergies between growth and jobs policies and social inclusion policies

    Bennett, F. & Bradshaw, J., 2008, Luxembourg: European Commission DG Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities. 15 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  25. Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Social Work

    Koprowska, J., 2008, Exeter: Learning Matters. 179 p. (Transforming Social Work)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  26. Domiciliary Care Agency Responses to Increased User Choice: Perceived threats, barriers and opportunities from a changing market

    Baxter, K., Glendinning, C., Clarke, S. & Greener, I., 2008, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 98 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  27. Double Discrimination? Gender and Disability in Access to the Labour Market

    Parker, G., Grebe, C., Hirst, M., Hendey, M. & Pascall, G., 2008, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 203 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  28. Evaluation of Big Lottery Fund/British Heart Foundation Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme: Final report

    Heaton, J., Petrie, C., Prady, S. & Lewin, B., 2008, London: Big Lottery Fund. 134 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  29. Evaluation of the Pilot Programme of the Integrated Children's System: The disability study

    Mitchell, W. & Sloper, P., 2008, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 123 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  30. Social Security, Happiness and Well-being

    Bradshaw, J., 2008, Antwerp: Intersentia. 154 p. (International Studies on Social Security)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  31. UK Housing Review 2007/2008

    Wilcox, S. (ed.), 2008, Coventry/London: Chartered Institute of Housing/Building Societies Association.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  32. UK Housing Review 2008/2009

    Wilcox, S. (ed.), 2008, Coventry/London: Chartered Institute of Housing/Building Societies Association.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  33. Understanding the Dynamics of Decision-Making and Choice: A scoping study of key psychological theories to inform the design and analysis of the Panel Study

    Beresford, B. & Sloper, P., 2008, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit. 70 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  34. Women in later life: exploring 'race' and ethnicity

    Maynard, M., Afshar, H., Franks, M. & Wray, S., 2008, Maidenhead, Berks : McGraw Hill/Open University Press. 208 p. (Growing older)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  35. Young People's Transitions from Care to Adulthood: International Research and Practice

    Stein, M. & Munro, E., 2008, London: Jessica Kingsley. 304 p. (Child Welfare Outcomes Series)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  36. 2007
  37. A Review of the Environmental Dimension of Children and Young People's Well-being

    Huby, M. & Bradshaw, J., 2007, University of York, York: Department of Social Policy and Social Work.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  38. Comparing Child Well-being in OECD Countries: Concepts and methods

    Bradshaw, J., Hoelscher, P. & Richardson, D., 2007, Florence, Italy: Unicef Innocenti Research Centre. (Innocenti Working Paper)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  39. Direct Payment of Housing Benefit: What do claimants think?

    Irvine, A., Kemp, P. A. & Nice, K., 2007, Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  40. How to Succeed in Your Social Science Degree

    Arksey, H. & Harris, D., 2007, London: Sage.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  41. Managing Children's Homes: Developing Effective Leadership in Small Organisations

    Hicks, L., Gibbs, I., Weatherly, H. & Byford, S., 2007, London: Jessica Kingsley. 224 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  42. Outcomes for parents with disabled children and carers of disabled or older adults: Similarities, differences and the implications for assessment practice

    Arksey, H., Beresford, B., Glendinning, C., Greco, V. & Sloper, P., 2007, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  43. Participation of Disabled Children and Young People in Decision-making Relating to Social Care

    Franklin, A. & Sloper, P., 2007, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  44. Policy Reconsidered: Meanings, Politics and Practices

    Hodgson, S. M. (ed.) & Irving, Z. M. (ed.), 2007, Bristol: Policy Press. 256 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  45. Priorities and Perceptions of Disabled Children and Young People and Their Parents Regarding Outcomes from Support Services

    Beresford, B., Rabiee, P. & Sloper, P., 2007, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  46. Spatial Variations in the Take-up of Means-tested Benefits

    Bradshaw, J. & Richardson, D., 2007, London: Department for Communities and Local Government.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  47. Tackling Child Poverty and Promoting the Social Inclusion of Children: A study of national policies

    Bradshaw, J. & Bennett, F., 2007, Luxembourg: European Commission, Directorate General of Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  48. Using Verbatim Quotations in Reporting Qualitative Social Research: A review of selected publications

    Corden, A., 2007, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  49. Young People on the Edge of Care: The use of respite placements

    Dixon, J. & Biehal, N., 2007, University of York, York: Social Work Research and Development Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  50. 2006
  51. Public policies, law and bioethics: a framework for producing public health policy across the European Union

    Shickle, D., Richardson, E., Day, F., Munthe, C., Jovell, A., Gylling, H., Vos, R., Takala, T., Petrini, C., Torlone, G., Moran, N. E., Holme, I., El-Arifi, K., Hunt, A., Griffin, M., Coupland, A. & Stroud, L., 31 Aug 2006, EuroPHEN: European Public Health Ethics Network. 304 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  52. "Feeding in" and "Feeding out", and Integrating Immigrants and Ethnic Minorities: A study of national policies

    Bradshaw, J., Bennett, F. & Maynard, M., 2006, Luxembourg: European Commission, Directorate General of Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  53. A Resource Pack: Developing a key worker service for families with a disabled child

    Mukherjee, S., Sloper, P., Beresford, B., Lund, P. & Greco, V., 2006, 2nd ed. ed. York: CCNUK.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  54. Cash and Care: Policy challenges in the welfare state

    Glendinning, C. & Kemp, P. A., 2006, Bristol: Policy Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  55. Cost Effectiveness. A Synthesis of Local Evaluation Findings

    Ellison, S., Hicks, L. & Latham, P., 2006, London: National Evaluation of Sure Start, Institute for the Study of Children, Families and Social Issues.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  56. Costs and Outcomes in Children's Social Care: Messages from research

    Beecham, J. & Sinclair, I., 2006, London: Jessica Kingsley. 144 p. (Costs and Effectiveness of Services for Children in Need)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  57. Costs and outcomes of non-infant adoptions

    Selwyn, J., Sturgess, W., Quinton, D. & Baxter, C., 2006, London: British Association for Adoption and Fostering.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  58. Housing and disabled children: a review of policy levers and opportunities

    Beresford, B., 2006, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  59. Housing with Care for Later Life: A literature review

    Croucher, K., Hicks, L. & Jackson, K., 2006, London: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  60. Minding the money: Carers and the management of financial assets later in life: report of a scoping study

    Arksey, H., Corden, A., Glendinning, C. & Hirst, M., 2006, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  61. Pathways to Work Experience: Helping Care Leavers into Employment. A Review of the York Cares Starting Blocks Project

    Dixon, J., 2006, University of York, York: Social Work Research & Development Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  62. Reuniting Looked After Children with their Families: A Review of the Research

    Biehal, N., 2006, London: National Children's Bureau.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  63. Scoping Review on Access to Information about Social Care Services

    Baxter, K., Glendinning, C. & Clarke, S., 2006, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  64. Sex Work Now

    Campbell, R. & O'Neill, M., 2006, Cullompton: Willan Publishing. 297 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  65. Sick Societies? : Trends in disability benefits in post-industrial welfare states

    Kemp, P. A., Sunden, A. & Tauritz, B., 2006, Geneva: International Social Security Association.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  66. Social Policy, Employment and Family Change in Comparative Perspective

    Bradshaw, J. & Hatl, A., 2006, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  67. Trends, Recent Developments, Active Inclusion and Minimum Resources

    Bradshaw, J. & Bennett, F., 2006, Luxembourg: European Commission, Directorate General of Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  68. Using Verbatim Quotations in Reporting Qualitative Social Research: Researchers' views

    Corden, A. & Sainsbury, R., 2006, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  69. Using Verbatim Quotations in Reporting Qualitative Social Research: The views of research users

    Corden, A. & Sainsbury, R., 2006, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  70. 2005
  71. Developing a measure of PSS outputs: interim report

    Netten, A., Hirst, M. & Glendinning, C., 2005, Canterbury: Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent at Canterbury. (Discussion Paper)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  72. Foster Children: Where They Go and How They Get On

    Sinclair, I., Baker, C., Wilson, K. & Gibbs, I., 2005, London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  73. Foster Placements: Why They Succeed and Why They Fail

    Sinclair, I., Wilson, K. & Gibbs, I., 2005, London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  74. Fostering Now: Messages from Research

    Sinclair, I., 2005, London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  75. Implementing and Managing Your Sure Start Local Programme Evaluation

    Harrington, L., Lloyd, N. & Ellison, S., 2005, University of London, London: Institute for the Study of Children, Families and Social Issues, Birkbeck.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  76. Integrating Services for Disabled Children, Young People and their Families in York: Consultation project

    Beresford, B., Clarke, S. & Sloper, P., 2005, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  77. Leaving Care: Throughcare and aftercare in Scotland

    Dixon, J. & Stein, M., 2005, London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  78. Making Home Care for Older People More Flexible and Person-centred: Factors which promote this

    Patmore, C. & McNulty, A., 2005, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  79. Making Social Security Law: The role and work of the Social Security and Child Support Commissioners

    Buck, T., Bonner, D. & Sainsbury, R., 2005, Aldershot: Ashgate.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  80. Mentoring young people leaving care 'Someone for me'

    Clayden, J. & Stein, M., 2005, York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  81. Outcomes for Disabled Service Users

    Harris, J., Foster, M., Jackson, K. & Morgan, H., 2005, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  82. Research Participants' Views on Use of Verbatim Quotations

    Corden, A. & Sainsbury, R., 2005, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  83. The Impact of Verbatim Quotations on Research Users: Qualitative exploration

    Corden, A. & Sainsbury, R., 2005, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  84. The Well-Being of Children in the UK

    Bradshaw, J. & Mayhew, E., 2005, 2nd ed. ed. London: Save the Children.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  85. Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children: The response of social work services

    Wade, J., Mitchell, F. & Baylis, G., 2005, London: British Association for Adoption and Fostering.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  86. Understanding and Measuring Personal Social Services Outputs Relating to Disabled Adults and Carers

    Glendinning, C., Hirst, M. & Harris, J., 2005, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  87. Volunteering for Employment Skills: A qualitative research study

    Corden, A. & Sainsbury, R., 2005, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  88. Wired Welfare? Social Theory, Social Policy and the Information Age

    Burrows, R. J., 2005, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  89. Working with adolescents: supporting families, preventing breakdown

    Biehal, N., 2005, London: BAAF.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  90. 2004
  91. Building Better Connections: Interagency work and the Connexions Service

    Coles, B., Britton, L. & Hicks, L., 2004, Bristol: The Policy Press in association with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  92. Building a Future: an evaluation of the process and outcomes of services to young people in planned residential care within Durham Social Services childrens' homes

    Raws, P., 2004, University of York, York: Social Work Research and Development Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  93. Care and Support Needs of Children and Young People with Cancer and Leukaemia and Their Families

    Clarke, S., Mitchell, W. & Sloper, P., 2004, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  94. Corporate Power and Social Policy in a Global Economy

    Farnsworth, K., 2004, Bristol: The Policy Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  95. Cyberculture: the key concepts

    Loader, B. D., Bell, D., Pleace, N. & Schuler, D., 2004, Psychology Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  96. Foster Carers: Why They Stay and Why They Leave

    Sinclair, I., Gibbs, I. & Wilson, K., 2004, London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers. 198 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  97. Health Inequalities and Informal Care

    Hirst, M., 2004, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  98. New Vision for Adult Social Care: Scoping service users views

    Hudson, B., Dearey, M. & Glendinning, C., 2004, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  99. Participation of Disabled Children and Young People in Decision-Making Within Social Services Departments

    Franklin, A. & Sloper, P., 2004, University of York, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  100. Pensions: Challenges and Reforms

    Overbye, E. & Kemp, P. A., 2004, Aldershot: Ashgate.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  101. Private renting in transition

    Kemp, P. A., 2004, Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing. (Housing Policy and Practice Series)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  102. Reworking qualitative data

    Heaton, J., 2004, London: Sage.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  103. The Drivers of Social Exclusion: A review of the literature

    Bradshaw, J., Kemp, P., Baldwin, S. & Rowe, A., 2004, London: Social Exclusion Unit, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister. (Breaking the Cycles Series)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook