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Volume 38, Number 2, April 2010


The politics of social policy change: lessons of the Clinton and Bush presidencies
pp. 217-233(17)
Authors: BĂ©land, Daniel; Waddan, Alex


Area-based regeneration partnerships and the role of central government: the New Deal for Communities programme in England
pp. 235-251(17)
Authors: Beatty, Christina; Foden, Mike; Lawless, Paul; Wilson, Ian


Happiness, well-being and housing policy
pp. 253-267(15)
Author: Clapham, David


Local histories and local sensemaking: a case of policy implementation in the English National Health Service
pp. 289-306(18)
Authors: Coleman, Anna; Checkland, Kath; Harrison, Stephen; Hiroeh, Urara


Cultures of welfare at the front line: implementing direct payments for disabled people in the UK
pp. 307-324(18)
Authors: Priestley, Mark; Riddell, Sheila; Jolly, Debbie; Pearson, Charlotte; Williams, Victoria; Barnes, Colin; Mercer, Geof



Free Content Election 2010: a new mood on tax and spend?
pp. 325-329(5)
Author: Curtice, John


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