Publishing with a Purpose
21st Century Standpoints
Accessible, social and political commentary from Policy Press and the British Sociological Association.
What are the 21st century challenges shaping our lives today and in the future? This exciting new series showcases lively, disruptive, progressive writers – established and emerging – who reach beyond the academy. Cosmopolitan in vision and scope, included works are based on striking ideas and robust evidence, providing a powerful platform for both scholarly and public debate. Bringing pressing public issues to the general reader, scholars and students these books offer standpoints to shape public conversations at this time of social, political, economic and cultural disruption. They move beyond simple critique to propose better ways of understanding, and living in, our world.