Journal article

Response: Matters of (im)mobility: beyond fast conceptual and methodological readings in policy sociology

Marcia McKenzie, Steven Lewis, Kalervo N Gulson

CRITICAL STUDIES IN EDUCATION | ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2021

Abstract

In this special issue response paper, we pick up from prior discussions to suggest areas where we think policy sociology can benefit from further conversation and research. In particular, we bring together our respective readings and work on policy mobilities, in conversation with the contributions of this special issue, to think further about what policy mobilities and related orientations can bring to the development of policy sociology. We specifically focus our attention on four areas for further conceptual and methodological extension in relation to policy mobilities and related approaches in policy sociology of education: (i) temporality, (ii) scale, (iii) land, and, finally, (iv) meth..

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Grants

Awarded by Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada


Awarded by Australian Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada [grant number 895-2020-1019] and the Australian Research Council [grant numbers DE190101141 and FT180100280]