Engendering social policy. /
Contributor(s): Doyal, Lesley (ed.)Publisher: Buckingham, U.K. Open University Press 1999Description: [vii], 211 p. : illISBN: 033520113X(pbk.)Subject(s): Great Britain Social Policy | Women Employment - Great Britain | Work And Family | Welfare State History | Sex Discrimination Against Women | Sex Role | Women Health And Hygiene | Medical Policy | Urban Policy | Sex Differences | Well Being | Carers | Rural Communities | Child Protection | Offenders | Crime | Domestic Violence | FathersDDC classification: 361.610941 ENG
Includes bibliographical references and index. Introduction / Sophie Watson -- 1. The changing worlds of work and families / Hilary Land -- 2. Sex, gender and health : a new approach / Lesley Doyal -- 3. City/genders / Sophie Watson -- 4. 'She's there for me' : caring in a rural community / Imogen Taylor -- 5. Child protection policy and practice : women in the front line / Elaine Farmer and Margaret Boushel -- 6. The criminalization of female poverty / Christina Pantazis -- 7. Domestic violence policy in the 1990s / Gill Hague -- 8. Fatherhood, children and violence : placing the UK in an international context / Marianne Hester and Lynne Harne -- 9. Mainstreaming equality / Teresa Rees -- 10. 'Dangerous and different' : reconstructions of madness in the 1990s and the role of mental health policy / Sarah Payne.