Political and societal security through social policy

Document Type : Research Paper



Social policy facilitates creation of stable and even political system, which brings security about as an inevitable outcome, through provision of public needs and making a justice-based life for citizens. This article inspired by Copenhagen security school and Boland and likers views on societal aspects of social policy; discuss the relation between national security and social policy. The hypothesis of author is that: social policy has positive impact on achieving sustainable national security, through promoting life quality, provision of social rights of citizens, fulfillment of equality, freedom, justice, equity, creation of inclusive government, fulfillment of good governance, elimination of structural inequalities , promotion of social capital and creation of strong national identity.


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