Critical Policy Studies: Best Article Awards
Each year, Critical Policy Studies awards two awards for the best articles in the previous year: the Herbert Gottweis Prize for Best Article, and a prize for the best article written by an early career scholar.
The judges for the 2020 best article prize included Samantha Majic, Helen Sullivan and Imrat Verhoeven.
The winning articles can be read below.
Herbert Gottweis Prize Winners
|2020||Jannick Schou & Morten Hjelholt||Digitalizing the welfare state: citizenship discourses in Danish digitalization strategies from 2002 to 2015||13||1|
|2019||Matthieu Ansaloni, Antoine Pariente & Andy Smith||Power shifts in the regulation of medicines: an inter-field analysis of a French agency||12||3|
|2018||Natalie Papanastasiou||How does scale mean? A critical approach to scale in the study of policy||11||1|
|2017||Ben Williamson||Political computational thinking: policy networks, digital governance and ‘learning to code’||10||1|
|2016||Joscha Wullweber||Global politics and empty signifiers: the political construction of high technology||9||1|
Early Career Researcher Article Winners
|2020||Nicole Shepherd||Governing through freedom: mental health care in the age of empowerment||13||3|
|2019||Eva Krick||The epistemic quality of expertise: contextualized criteria for the multi-source, negotiated policy advice of stakeholder fora||12||2|
|2018||Riane Dekker||Frame ambiguity in policy controversies: critical frame analysis of migrant integration policies in Antwerp and Rotterdam||11||2|
|2017||Erik Aarden||Constitutions of justice in genetic medicine: distributing diagnostics for familial hypercholesterolemia in three European countries||10||2|
|2016||Nicolás Barbieri||A narrative-interactionist approach to policy change analysis. Lessons from a case study of the cultural policy domain in Catalonia||9||4|