Book Reviews

Maryse Bresson, Fabrice Colomb, Jean-François Gaspar, eds., Les territoires vécus de l’intervention sociale [Implementing social policy at the territorial level], Villeneuve d’Ascq, Presses universitaires du Septentrion, Le regard sociologique, 2015, 272 p.

Loïc Trabut  By the same author


This collective work examines the role of territories in social policy implementation and how the various actors use the territories. In the first section, “Social policy implementation and analytic scale diversity,” the authors work to determine the right or relevant territorial scope for public action. They question both the scale at which public policies tend to be implemented in France (…)