For the people : reclaiming our government : Labor essays 2001. /
Contributor(s): Patmore, Glenn (ed.)Publisher: Annandale, N.S.W. Pluto Press 2001Description: xv, 248 pISBN: 9781864031430; 1864031433Subject(s): Australia Politics And Government - 1990- | Australia Economic Policy - 1990- | Australia Social Policy - 1990- | Right And Left (political Science) | Political Participation | Citizenship | Civil Society | Democracy | Public Administration | Feminism | Australian Fabian Society | PoliticsDDC classification: 320.5312 FOR
December 2000 Includes bibliographical references and index. Series editor : Gary Jungwirth Contents: Preface / Gary Jungwirth -- Reclaiming our government : an introduction / Dennis Glover and Glenn Patmore -- 1. The role of government in 21st century Australia / Craig Emerson -- 2. Bridging the divide between G.D.P. and the quality of life / Lindy Edwards -- 3. The contract state and the public interest / Michael Di Francesco -- 4. Rethinking the public : paying attention to citizens and clients / John Alford -- 5. Governing diversity : prospects for putting the public back into the public service / Mark Considine -- 6. Putting the social back into socialism ... / Eva Cox -- 7. Unchaining the ABC / Tony Moore -- 8. Policy: the new 'hard' politics / Dennis Glover -- 9. Tacking social exclusion / Andrew Leigh -- 10. Connecting government / Lindsay Tanner --11. Communities on-line : a practical strategy for rebuilding rural and regional communities / Rhys Edwards -- 12. Why Australians hate politicians : exploring the new public discontent / Sally Young -- 13. Education for democratic citizenship : the importance of civics education in the era of economic rationalism / Lucas Walsh -- 14. Redefining citizenship and public interest : feminist perspectives / Katrina Gorjanicyn.