`No child -' : child poverty in Australia. /Publication details: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2000 Description: iv, 74 pISBN: 9781876250300; 1876250305Subject(s): Poverty | Children And Poverty | Children | Single Parent Families | Homeless Youth | Social Aspects | Comparative Studies | Health Aspects | Income Support | Poverty Trap | Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander | Disadvantaged Groups | TaxationDDC classification: 362.7 MMC Online Resources: DOWNLOAD PDF
April 2000 Includes bibliographical references (p. 67-74) This report was commissioned by the Children's Task Force, chaired by the Hon. Alistair Nicholson, Chief Justice, Family Court of Australia
Draws on previous research by the Brotherhood of St Laurence and others during the 1980s and 1990s to detail the extent, incidence and impact of child poverty on Australian society. In addition to discussing the work of academic and social policy analysts in Australia and overseas, the report examines the effects of government taxation policy on inequality and provides proposals to redress child poverty.
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