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Attitudes towards welfare and welfare recipients are hardening

Binder, David (2013) Attitudes towards welfare and welfare recipients are hardening. British Politics and Policy at LSE (22 Aug 2013). Website.

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David Binder examines new research showing the hardening of public attitudes towards welfare recipients. He argues that the media has, and continues to play a major role in defining perceptions around welfare, making it easier for those in political power to pursue similar language and engage in policies that sit well with such perceptions.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2013 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 09 May 2017 08:50
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2021 23:37

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