Dr Susan Milner
Reader in European Politics
1 West North 4.26
Tel: +44 (0) 1225 38 5355
- International visit: Springtime in Sydney
5 October 2015
- The Conservatives take a combative approach to the EU
17 April 2015
- Has the French socialist party finally run out of steam?
3 September 2014
- Employment relations (comparative western Europe) and the future of work
- Work-family policies and practices in western Europe
- The employment and social policy of the European Union
- The “social space” of the European Union including civic attitudes and behaviours
Milner, S., 2015. Comparative Employment Relations:France, Germany and Britain. Palgrave Macmillan.
Milner, S. and Parsons, N., eds., 2003. Reinventing France. State and Society in the Twenty-First Century. Palgrave Macmillan. (French Politics, Society and Culture Series)
Milner, S., 2016. Trade unions and work-life balance:the impact of the Great Recession in France and the UK. In: Lewis, S., Kinloch Anderson, D., Lyonette, C., Payne, N. and Wood, S., eds. Work-Life Balance in Times of Recession, Austerity and Beyond. Routledge, pp. 93-111. (Routledge Research in Employment Relations)
Milner, S. and Gregory, A., 2012. Men's work life choices: supporting fathers at work in France and Britain. In: McDonald, P. and Jeanes, E., eds. Men, Wage Work and Family. London: Routledge, pp. 50-64.
Milner, S., 2010. A la recherche des nouveaux peres...Exploring representations of fatherhood in Elle (France) and Red (UK). In: Cone, A. and Marley, D., eds. The Francophone Women's Magazine: Outside and Inside of France. University Press of the South, pp. 153-168.
Milner, S., 2010. Social policy and France's 'exceptional' social model. In: Chafer, T. and Emmanuel, G., eds. The End of the French Exception? Decline and Revival of the 'French Model'. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 55-71. (French Politics, Society and Culture Series)
Milner, S. and Mouriaux, R., 2005. Les syndicats anglais, français et allemands face aux opinions publiques. In: Pigenet, M., Pasture, P. and Robert, J.-L., eds. L'apogée des syndicalismes en Europe occidentale. Paris: Editions de la Sorbonne, 203--226.
Milner, S., 2005. Protection, Reform and Political Will: France and the European social model. In: Drake, H., ed. French Relations with the European Union. Routledge, 105--123.
Milner, S., 2004. The European employment strategy: Time to take it seriously? In: Palmer, G. and Edwards, S., eds. Reflections on the European Employment Strategy. London: New Policy Institute, pp. 11-15.
Milner, S., 2016. Forthcoming. Women, equality and trade unions: an inconsistent record of transformative action. Work, Employment and Society
Milner, S. and Gregory, A., 2015. Fathers, care and family policy in France:an unfinished revolution? Families, Relationships and Societies, 4 (2), pp. 197-208.
Chawla-Duggan, R. and Milner, S., 2015. Father involvement in young children's care and education:exploring boundaries and starting conversations. Cambridge Journal of Education
Milner, S., 2014. The politics of unemployment policy in an age of austerity:France in comparative perspective. French Politics, 12 (3), 193–217.
Milner, S. and Gregory, A., 2014. Gender equality bargaining in France and the UK:an uphill struggle? Journal of Industrial Relations, 56 (2), 246 - 263.
Milner, S. and Mathers, A., 2013. Membership, influence and voice:A discussion of trade union renewal in the French context. Industrial Relations Journal, 44 (2), pp. 122-138.
Gregory, A., Milner, S. and Windebank, J., 2013. Work-life balance in times of economic crisis and austerity. International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy, 33 (9-10), pp. 528-541.
Milner, S., 2012. Fixing France's broken social model?:An assessment of employment and labour market policy under the Sarkozy presidency. French Politics, 10 (3), pp. 290-305.
Milner, S., 2012. Towards a European labour market? Trade unions and flexicurity in France and Britain. European Journal of Industrial Relations, 18 (3), pp. 219-234.
Gregory, A. and Milner, S., 2011. What is "new" about fatherhood? The social construction of fatherhood in France and the UK. Men and Masculinities, 14 (5), pp. 588-606.
Gregory, A. and Milner, S., 2011. Fathers and work-life balance in France and the UK:Policy and practice. International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy, 31 (1-2), pp. 34-52.
Milner, S., 2010. 'Choice' and 'flexibility' in reconciling work and family:Towards a convergence in policy discourse on work and family in France and the UK? Policy & Politics, 38 (1), pp. 3-21.
Gregory, A. and Milner, S., 2009. Trade unions and work-life balance: changing times in France and the UK? British Journal of Industrial Relations, 47 (1), pp. 122-146.
Gregory, A. and Milner, S., 2008. Fatherhood regimes and father involvement in France and the UK. Community, Work and Family, 11 (1), pp. 61-84.
Milner, S., 2007. Paths to Retirement: The French Life-Course Regime and the Regulation of Older Workers' Employment. French Politics, 5, pp. 229-252.
Gregory, A. and Milner, S., 2006. Les entreprises et la conciliation de la vie professionnelle et de la vie familiale. Vers le modele du "pere au travail"? Recherches et Previsions, 85, p. 5.
Gregory, A. and Milner, S., 2004. Dispositifs publics et investissements des pères: une comparaison franco-britannique. Recherches et Prévisions, 76, p. 63.
Milner, S., 2004. For an alternative Europe: Euroscepticism and the French left since the Maastricht Treaty. European Studies - An Interdisciplinary Series in European Culture, History and Politics, 20 (special issue: E, 59--81.
Milner, S., 2002. An ambiguous reform: the Jospin government and the 35-hour-week laws. Modern and Contemporary France, 10 (3), 339--353.
Milner, S., 2001. Globalisation and employment in France: between flexibility and protection? Modern and Contemporary France, 9, 327--337.
Cento Bull, A. and Milner, S., 1997. Local identities and territorial politics in Italy and France. European Urban and Regional Studies, 4 (1), pp. 33-43.
Farr, M., Cressey, P., Milner, S. E., Abercrombie, N. and Jaynes, B., 2014. Proving the value of advice:A study of the advice service of Bath and North East Somerset Citizens Advice Bureau. South West Forum.
Cressey, P., Milner, S., Farr, M., Abercrombie, N. and Jaynes, B., 2014. IPR Policy Brief - Proving the value of advice: a study of the impact of Citizens' Advice Bureau services. University of Bath.
Chawla-Duggan, R. and Milner, S., 2012. Celebrating Fatherhood:An evaluation of B&NES Fathers' Friday initiative 2012. University of Bath.
Gregory, A. and Milner, S., 2005. Les peres a la recherche d'un equilibre entre vie professionnelle et vie familiale. Caisse Nationale des Allocations Familiales.
Conference or Workshop Items
Milner, S., Mathers, A. and Taylor, G., 2015. Beyond 'Europhilia vs Euroscepticism'? UK unions and the EU in comparative perspective. In: Critical Labour Studies 11th Annual Symposium, 2014-02-28 - 2015-03-01, Ruskin College.
Chawla-Duggan, R. and Milner, S., 2013. Father involvement in young children's care and education:exploring boundaries and starting conversations. In: British Sociological Association Annual Conference, 2013-04-03 - 2013-04-05.
Chawla-Duggan, R. and Milner, S., 2013. Father's Friday:working with a local authority on a parenting initiative. In: Planning for Impact Workshop, University of Bath, 2013-03-14.
Chawla-Duggan, R. and Milner, S., 2013. New Approaches to Outreach and Parental Engagement. In: Daycare Trust Annual Conference, 2012-12-04.
Milner, S., 2015. Air France shirt-ripping incident reveals French unions' lack of muscle. The Conversation
Milner, S., 2015. David Cameron’s equal pay action is a welcome surprise – but it won’t close the gap. The Conversation
Milner, S., 2015. Manifesto check:the Conservatives take a combative approach to the EU. The Conversation