Social Policy Matters

Welcome to the School of Social Policy’s bi-monthly e-magazine, where our students and academics share innovative research and opinions across the areas of sociology, social policy, criminology, health service management and social work.

Social Policy Matters is a bi-monthly magazine. Please view the editorial guidelines. All submissions and queries can be emailed to

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The views expressed in Social Policy Matters are those of the authors and may not represent those of the School.