Brotherhood of St Laurence

Contesting the Australian way : states, markets and civil society. /

By: Smyth, Paul, (ed.)
Contributor(s): Cass, Bettina, (ed.)
Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Cambridge University Press 1998Description: 1 vISBN: 0521633907(pbk.):34.9Subject(s): Australia Social Policy - 1990- | Australia Economic Policy - 1990- | Australia Politics And Government - 1990- | Competition | Industrial Relations | Social Welfare | Global Economy | Community Services | Economic Rationalism | Case ManagementDDC classification: 361 CON
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Includes index. Contents: Part I: Overviews: States, markets and private life. 1. States, markets and the global dimension : an overview of certain issues in political economy / Hugh Emy ; 2. The social policy context / Bettina Cass ; Part II: Historial perspectives : Australian settlements? 3. The Australian settlement and Australian political thought / Graham Maddox ; 4. The Australia way / Jill Roe ; 5. Remaking the Australian way : the Keynesian compromise / Paul Smyth ; 6. Unmaking the Australian Keynesian way / Tim Battin ; Part III: Public institutions, Civil society and social movements. 7. Public sector reform and the Australian way / Lionel Orchard ; 8. Government and civil society : restructuring community services / Deborah Brennan ; 9. Social movements, democracy and conflicts over institutional reform / Jocelyn Pixley ; Part IV: Transformations of economy and state. 10. Economic restructuring in Australia : policy settlements, models of economic development and economic rationalism / Stephen Bell ; 11. Economic rationalism : social philosophy masquerading as economic science / J.W. Nevile ; 12. The Accord and industrial relations / Roy Green ; Part V: The new (in)compatibilities : the welfare state and competitive markets. 13. Is Australia particularly unequal? traditional and new views / Peter Whiteford ; 14. A competitive future : the Industry commission and welfare sector / John Ernst ; 15. `Working Nation' and beyond as market bureaucracy : the introduction of competition policy in case-management / Michael Wearing and Paul Smyth.

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Book Brotherhood of St Laurence
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