Vacancy Student Assistant Institute for Public Law/sub-department Social Law -

The Institute for Public Law / sub-department Social Law has a vacancy for a Student Assistant (m/f) who is interested in research. It concerns an interesting and internationally focused position and gives ample scope to develop your legal and organisational skills.  You will be employed for 1 day per week until 1st January 2014 (an extension of the contract is possible).

28 November | The Role of Ideas in Welfare State Change

(critical) realist analysis vs. poststructuralist and interpretive approaches. Mainstream policy analysis increasingly acknowledges the role of ideas in the process of policy change. However, political scientists do not agree if and how to accord anexplanatory role to ideas.