library booksThe following are a range of publications, written or contributed to by members of the Families, Policy and Professional Practice Research Group.

Hughes, N (2011), Young people at risk or young people 'at risk': comparing discourses of anti-social behaviour in England and Victoria. Critical Social Policy.

Clarke, H (2010), 'Supporting parents to support family life: A central challenge for family minded policy, Social Policy & Society, 9(4), 567-577.

Clarke, H and Hughes, N (2010), Introduction: Family minded policy and whole family practice - Developing a critical research framework, Social Policy & Society, 9(4), 527-531. 

Hughes, N (2010), Models and approaches in family-focused policy and practice, Social Policy & Society, 9(4): 545-555.

Tew, J and Nixon, J (2010), Parent abuse: opening up a discussion of a complex instance of family-power relations. Social Policy and Society, (4).

Wastell, D, White, S, Broadhurst, K, Hall, C, Peckover, S and Pithouse, A (2010), Children's services in the iron cage of performance management: street level bureaucracy and the spectre of Svejkism, paper accepted, International Journal of Social Welfare, 19: 310-320.