Social Policy

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    Social Policy has been taught in the University of Edinburgh since 1918. The Subject Group is one of the most respected in the UK and amongst the front rank for the quality of its teaching and research.

    We undertake research projects and offer postgraduate supervision across the whole subject range. A particular focus is cross-national and comparative social policy analysis, with the social policy group playing lead roles in international research networks (e.g. ESPAnet). The Centre for......


The Herbert Gottweis Prize to Social Policy staff

Sotiria Grek's article "OECD as a site of coproduction: European education governance and the new politics of policy mobilization"™ is the winner of the Herbert

MSc in Childhood Studies' graduate publishes journal article

Dorothy Neriah Muraya and Debi Fry co-authored the article 'Aftercare services for child victims of sex trafficking: a systematic review of policy and practice'.

Research on Young Players and Football Registration informs Parliamentary Debate

Scotland's Commissioner for Children and Young People commissioned research by Carole Ewart with Kay Tisdall (Social Policy/ CRFR), to inform Scottish Parliament debates.

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