Central in the social policy programme has been the praemisse that in order to come to a true understanding of the dynamics of the processes of societal change and transformation, harmony of interests between and within societies cannot be assumed and that the implicit insistence on such harmony and identity of interests diverts the attention from the underlying forces shaping society.

societal policies, societal processes
Erasmus University Rotterdam
ISS Occasional Papers
International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University (ISS)

Kuitenbrouwer, J.B.W. (1973). Societal processes and policies: some reflections on their nature and direction (No. 31). ISS Occasional Papers. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/37462