The Journal of Poverty and Social Justice (formerly known as Benefits) provides a unique blend of high-quality research, policy and practice from leading authors in the field related to all aspects of poverty and social exclusion. The journal has changed its name to reflect its wider scope and has growing international coverage.
Content spans a broad spectrum of poverty-related topics including social security, employment and unemployment, regeneration, housing, health, education and criminal justice, as well as issues of ethnicity, gender, disability and other inequalities as they relate to social justice.
With succinct articles ideal for teaching purposes and students, The Journal of Poverty and Social Justice combines an original and exciting mix of:
- scholarly, peer-reviewed articles
- cutting-edge discussions of topical issues
- a comprehensive round-up of key publications
It will be an essential resource for academics, policymakers and practitioners working in these areas.
Previous issues are available at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/tpp/ben.
Journal of Poverty and Social Justice was previously published as Benefits.
Publisher: Policy Press
Tackling vulnerability to debt. Affordable lending alternatives and financial education: an evidence review
Authors: Mosedale, Sarah ; Simpson, Glenn ; Popay, Jennie ; McGill, Rory ; Cooper, Paula ; Taylor, Catherine ; Fisher, Kate ; Sant, Helen
Appeared or available online: 01 August 2018
Consensus or dissensus? Analysing people’s perceptions of the necessities of life in Finland
Authors: Mäkinen, Lauri
Appeared or available online: 20 July 2018
Children in jobless households across Europe: evidence on the association with medium- and long-term outcomes
Authors: Macmillan, Lindsey ; Gregg, Paul ; Jerrim, John ; Shure, Nikki
Appeared or available online: 11 July 2018
The (in)adequacy of in-work benefits in Irish lone parent labour market activation policy
Authors: Millar, Michelle ; Gray, Jane ; Rooney, Clíona ; Crosse, Rosemary
Appeared or available online: 09 July 2018
Developments in loaning social assistance: support for mortgage interest in Britain
Author: Grover, Chris
Appeared or available online: 17 May 2018
Basic income: confusion, claims and choices
Author: Piachaud, David
Appeared or available online: 23 April 2018