Working Papers

wp18Working Paper 18 : The Transformation That Could Not Happen – or: There Won't Be a Clear Answer as Long as We Ask the Wrong Question

By Peter Herrmann

December 2020

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wp14Working Paper 17 : Preliminary Ideas about the Application and Elaboration of the Social Quality Approach (SQA) in Eastern Europe: The Case of Ukraine: Starting Points for a Proposed ‘international Joint Research Project Ukraine’, Namely, the INRU-Project

By Laurent J.G. Van der Maesen (with spport from Zuzana Novakova, Steven Corbett, and Valeriy Heyets)

December 2019

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wp14Working Paper 16 (draft): Arguments for and the Elaboration of the ‘Manifesto on Climate Change’ : Development Toward Sustainability

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, Des Gasper, Tim Cadman, et al.

1th April 2016

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wp14Working Paper 15: Four IASQ Research-projects Proposals as Elaboration of the Protocol signed by La Sapienza University in Rome and Zhejiang University in Hangzhou in Preparation of the EU and the Asian-Pacific Observatories on Social Quality

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen (with support from Ton Korver, Helma Verkleij, Marco Ricceri, and Ka Lin)

30th March 2015

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wp14Working Paper 14: The Position of Citizens with Regard to Environmental Protection: A Contribution to a Chinese and European Comparison based on Reflections on the Applied model by the Chinese City Jiaxing

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen and Kai Wang (with support from Ka Lin)

20th January 2015

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wp13Working Paper 13: The Development of Social Quality Between 1994 and 2014.

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, Helma Verkleij, and Alan Walker

6th January 2014

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wp12Working Paper 12: Analyzing Societal Circumstances, Sustainability and Sustainable Urban Development: New Theoretical and Methodological Challenges for Social Quality Indicators

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen (with support from Helma Verkleij, Harry Nijhuis, Jaap Westbroek, Des Gasper, and Peter Herrmann)

20th April 2013

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wp11Working Paper 11: Development toward Sustainability. The need for a Comprehensive Conceptual and Methodological Framework for new politics and policies: A social quality perspective

By Jos van Renswoude, Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, Des Gasper, Jaap Westbroek, Harry Nijhuis, Peter Herrmann, and Alan Walker

June 2012

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wp10Working Paper 10: Economic Performance, Social Progress and Social Quality: Challenges Arising from the Development of Economic Globalization

By Dr. Peter Herrmann

 

1 June 2012

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wp9Working Paper 9: Orientation, Strategies and Model (or Experience) of the City of Hangzhou (Zhejiang Province of Mainland China) from a Comparative Perspective

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen (with support from Ka Lin)

20th November 2012

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wp8Working Paper 8: Welfare Arrangements, Sustainable Urban Development and New Forms of Governance, the current 'demonstration project' of the City of The Hague as example. Plans for the start of comparative urban studies between The Hague, Sheffield and Hangzhou as point of departure for the European GOSUD-project.

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, assisted by Peter Herrmann (with support from Harry Nijhuis and Jaap Westbroek)

April 2012

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Working Paper 7: Aggregated Neighbourhoods, Women and Public Space: A Case-study on Fostering Cohesion and Empowerment from the Hague

By Zuzana Novakova

September 2011

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wp6Working Paper 6: Justice, Migration and Sustainable Urban Development: The Case of Laak (North), Neighbourhood of the City of The Hague

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, Harry Nijhuis, Jaap Westbroek, Des Gasper, Thanh-dam Truong, and  Rachel Kurian

30th September 2010

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wp5Working Paper 5: Local Welfare Arrangements favouring Sustainable Cohesiveness and the Urban Casus of Laak North of the City of The Hague

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, Peter Herrmann and Alan Walker (with support from Harry Nijhuis and Jaap Westbroek)

April 2010

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wp4Working Paper 4: An Overview of Strategies to Develop the Social Quality Approach in Europe and Asia during 2007 and 2008

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen and Helma Verkleij (with support from Tetsuo Ogawa, Lilian Wang, and Ka Lin)

28th November 2009

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wp3bWorking Paper 3b: Explorative Comparison of Quality of Life, Social Capital, Human Security, Capability Theory, and Social Harmony with Some Principles of the Social Quality Approach

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen and Alan Walker

November 1, 2009

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wp3Working Paper 3: Reflections on the First Set of Social Quality Indicators from the 'European Network Social Quality Indicators'

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, Margo Keizer, Helma Verkleij, and Robert Duiveman

31st March 2009

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wp2Working Paper 2: The Experimental Urban Space of Laak Noord of the City of The Hague as Part of the Dutch Delta Metropolis:An Adequate International Frame of Reference?

By Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, Harry Nijhuis, Jaap Westbroek, and Robert Duiveman

June 2009.

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wp1Working Paper 1: Social Quality and Precarity: Approaching New Patterns of Societal (Dis)Integration.

By Peter Herrmann and Laurent J.G. van der Maesen

August 2008.

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wp1Working paper nr. 0: Human Security and Social Quality: Contrasts and Complementarities

By Des Gasper, Laurent J.G. van der Maesen, Thanh-Dam Truong, and Alan Walker

December 2008

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