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The Resource Building better societies : promoting social justice in a world falling apart, edited by Rowland Atkinson, Lisa Mckenzie and Simon Winlow

Building better societies : promoting social justice in a world falling apart, edited by Rowland Atkinson, Lisa Mckenzie and Simon Winlow

Label
Building better societies : promoting social justice in a world falling apart
Title
Building better societies
Title remainder
promoting social justice in a world falling apart
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rowland Atkinson, Lisa Mckenzie and Simon Winlow
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book looks at what is needed to prevent the proliferation of harm and the gradual collapse of civil society. A wide range of expert contributors outline what might help to make better societies and which mechanisms, interventions and evidence are needed when we think about a better society
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
303.4/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Atkinson, Rowland
  • Mckenzie, Lisa
  • Winlow, Simon
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  • Social problems
  • Social policy
Target audience
specialized
Label
Building better societies : promoting social justice in a world falling apart, edited by Rowland Atkinson, Lisa Mckenzie and Simon Winlow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who would not be for society?-- pt. 1 Problems -- The social question and the urgency of care -- Better politics: Narratives of indignation and the possibility of a prosocial politics -- Valuing and strengthening community -- pt. 2 Ideas -- Confronting the roots of violent behaviour -- In defence of the public city -- Artfully thinking the prosocial -- Re-visioning exclusion in local communities -- Putting ̀the social' back into social policy -- pt. 3 Futures -- Progress through protest -- Cities, crises and the future -- Policy steps towards a better social future -- The (in)visibility of riches, urban life and exclusion -- The uses of catastrophism -- Conclusion -- Thinking prosocially
Control code
ocn990477263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 206 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447332053
Isbn Type
(Mobi)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1011374
  • 22573/ctt1t6zrtf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)990477263
Label
Building better societies : promoting social justice in a world falling apart, edited by Rowland Atkinson, Lisa Mckenzie and Simon Winlow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who would not be for society?-- pt. 1 Problems -- The social question and the urgency of care -- Better politics: Narratives of indignation and the possibility of a prosocial politics -- Valuing and strengthening community -- pt. 2 Ideas -- Confronting the roots of violent behaviour -- In defence of the public city -- Artfully thinking the prosocial -- Re-visioning exclusion in local communities -- Putting ̀the social' back into social policy -- pt. 3 Futures -- Progress through protest -- Cities, crises and the future -- Policy steps towards a better social future -- The (in)visibility of riches, urban life and exclusion -- The uses of catastrophism -- Conclusion -- Thinking prosocially
Control code
ocn990477263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 206 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447332053
Isbn Type
(Mobi)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1011374
  • 22573/ctt1t6zrtf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)990477263

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