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A statement from the Asylum Seekers Alliance. /

by Justice for Asylum Seekers Alliance | Hamilton, Andy | Sidoti, Chris | Taylor, Savitri | White, Paul | Newman, Helen | Corlett, Dave.

Publisher: 2000Availability: No items available

Up the down escalator : why the global pessimists are wrong. /

by Leadbeater, Charles.

Publisher: London, U.K. Viking / Penguin Books 2002Description: x, 371 p.Notes: Bibliography: p. 363-371Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Doing business responsibly : perceptions of ethical practice and governance of Australasia's top 100 companies

by Brotherhood of St Laurence | Holm, Sonya | Lillywhite, Serena.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2002Description: 31 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: November 2002 Summary: In 2002 the Brotherhood of St Laurence was invited to participate as a research group investigating the category of Ethics and Corporate Governance for the Good Reputation Index which ranks the top 100 corporations operating in Australia. The overall GRI results were published in The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald in October 2002. Doing business responsibly is the report of the Brotherhood of St Laurence research.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Refugees morality and public policy : the Jesuit Lenten seminars 2002 & 2000. /

by Brennan, Frank (ed.) | Carlton, Jim (ed.) | Charlesworth, Hillary (ed.).

Publisher: Ringwood, Vic. David Lovell Publishing 2002Description: viii, 108 p.Notes: The Jesuit Lenten Seminar series began in 1999 to mark 150 years of Jesuit work in Australia. The series was presented by UNIYA, the Jesuit Social Justice Centre... A further series was held in 2000. In 2002 `Eureka Street' joined with UNIYA to sponsor the series -- vii Contents: Part One: Australia's refugee policy : facts, needs, limits. Ask any mother / Mark Raper -- Australia's refugee policy : facts, needs, limits / Frank Brennan -- Asylum seekers : a call for moral leadership / Neville Roach -- My people have always been hospitable / Lowitja O'Donoghue -- Australia's refugee policy : detention / Frank Brennan -- The Coalition assisting refugees after dentention / Judyth Watson -- Part Two: Morality and public policy abroad / Jim Carlton , Charlesworth Hilary --Morality and public policy in Australia / John Menadue, Margaret Coady and Morag FraserAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Brotherhood of St Laurence : social research ethics policy

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence (unpub.) November 2002Description: PDF.Other title: Social research ethics policy.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: November 2002 New wording highlighted.Availability: Items available for loan: BSL Archives (1).

Spirit of Australia II : religion in citizenship and national life. /

by Howe, Brian (ed.) | Hughes, Philip (ed.).

Publisher: Hindmarsh, S.A. Australian Theological Forum 2003Description: xi, 212 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references Contents: Prologue / Brian Howe and Hughes, Philip -- 1. The possibility of religious involvement in civil society. 1. Religion in citizenship and national life / Alan D. Gilbert -- 2. Religion and politics : philosophical perspectives / CAJ Coady -- 3. A role for religion in citizenship and national life / Brian Galligan -- 2. Historical perspectives. 4. Paradoxes of justice : competing visions and choices in Australian political history / Gregory Melleuish -- 5. The churches' role in constituting an Australian citizenry / Winsome Roberts -- 6. Charting a `middle way' : Catholic social thought in early twentieth Australian politics / Peter Haeusler -- 7. A movement of influence : the Australian Student Christian Movement in the 1930s / Renate Howe -- 3. Contemporary Perspectives. 8. Pope John Paul's Jubilee call for a more robust social engagement / Bruce Duncan -- 9. Interreligious dialogue and the paradigms of PIE / Doug Pratt -- 10. Social capital and religion in contemporary Australia / Philip Hughes --11. Blackleg churches? : the changing role of relationship between religion and executive government / Marion Maddox -- 12. The public people of God : a paradigm for social ethics / Gordon Preece -- 4. Conclusion. 13. An Australian come of age / Brian Howe.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The health of refugees : public health perspectives from crisis to settlement. /

by Allotey, Pascale (ed.).

Publisher: South Melbourne Oxford University Press 2003Description: xxiv, 232p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: Introduction / Pascale Allotey -- Refugee health, humanitarianism, and human rights / Susan Kneebone and Pascale Allotey -- Forced migration, globalisation, and public health : getting the big picture into focus / Antony B. Zwi and Fatima Alvarez-Castillo -- The health of refugees : an international public health problem / Mike Toole -- Refugee health : clinical issues / Beverley-Ann Biggs and Susan A. Skull -- Mental health of asylum seekers : Australia in a global context / Derrick Silove -- Double jeopardy : children seeking asylum / Eileen Pittaway and Linda Bartolomei -- Refugee women and settlement : gender and mental health / Ida Kaplan and Kim Webster -- Dichotomy or decision making : specialisation and mainstreaming in health service design for refugees / Cath Finney Lamb and Margaret Cunningham -- Operation Safe Haven : health service delivery to temporary evacuees / Mitchell Smith and Bronwen Harvey -- A thousand yellow envelopes : providing support to Temporary Protection Visa refugees / Ainslie Hannan -- The health of young asylum seekers and refugees in the United Kingdom : reflection from research / Astier M. Almedom and Rachael Gosling -- Narratives of forced migration : conducting ethnographic research with Somali refugees in Australia / Celia McMichael -- From case studies to casework : ethics and obligations in research with refugee women / Pascale Allotey and Lenore Manderson -- Controlling compassion : the media, refugees, and asylum seekers / Peter Mares and Pascale Allotey.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Ethical solutions : the essential guide to implementing an ethics program in your community group. /

by Our Community.

Publisher: North Melbourne, Vic. Our Community 2003Description: 57 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Turning values into action : developing a code of ethical behaviour

by Holm, Sonya | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Lillywhite, Serena.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2003Description: ii, 27 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: November 2003 Includes bibliographical references (p. 27) 2 copiesSummary: This report describes the process undertaken to develop a Code of Ethical Behaviour at the Brotherhood of St Laurence, as a means to improve corporate social responsibility. Although it does not aim to provide a template for other organisations, the report does include suggestions for drafting, implementing and monitoring a Code, which may assist others considering a similar project.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
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ETI workbook : step-by-step to ethical trade. /

by Ethical Training Initiative.

Publisher: London, U.K. Ethical Trading Initiative 2003Description: 188 p.Notes: Includes 1 x compact discAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The corporate responsibility code book. /

by Leipziger, Deborah.

Publisher: Sheffield, U.K. Greenleaf 2003Description: 512 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Church and civil society : a theology of engagement. /

by Leppert, Sue (ed.) | Sullivan, Francis (ed.).

Publisher: Adelaide, S.A. Australian Theological Forum 2003Description: xiv, 192 p.Notes: Includes index.Summary: Drawing on their personal convictions and professional experience, the 16 Australian contributors who include politicians, judges, clergy and staff of church-based welfare agencies examine the relationship between church, state and civil society. They examine the tensions between the churches obligations as a service provider and their commitment to be agents of social justice and advocacy for people who are marginalised. Sections of the book focus on political, ethical, welfare and theological perspectives.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The ethics of economic rationalism. /

by Wright, John.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. UNSW Press 2003Description: ix, 206 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Right and wrong : how to decide for yourself. /

by Mackay, Hugh.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Hodder Headline 2004Description: xi, 244 p.Summary: Well-known psychologist and social researcher Hugh Mackay believes that morality isn t a set of rules or even a road map: it s a way of travelling, a mind-set, a resource for the journey (p.xi). In conversational style, he suggests how to narrow the gap between what we do and what we believe we should do, and offers some strategies that make it easier to decide what s right and wrong for you, when confronted with a moral choice.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Review of textile clothing & [and] footwear assistance : Productivity Commission post 2005 tariff and industry assistance [submission]. / BSL

by Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2003Description: 6 p. PDF.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Summary: This submission is based on the BSL's involvement in the textile industry as both a manufacturer and retailer, and recognises home based outworkers as amongst some of the most marginalised, low income and vulnerable workers in Australia. In addition, the Federal Government's decision on post-2005 tariff and industry assistance measures is seen as crucial to the future of the industry in Australia.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Tampering with asylum : a universal humanitarian problem. /

by Brennan, Frank.

Publisher: St. Lucia, Qld. University of Queensland Press 2003Description: xviii, 234p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

From input to influence : participatory approaches to research and inquiry into poverty /

by Bennett, Fran | Joseph Rowntree Foundation | Roberts, Moraene.

Publisher: Bristol, U.K. Joseph Rowntree Foundation 2004Description: ix, 71 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-71)Summary: The authors argue that participatory approaches add value to research into poverty, by recognising and respecting the expertise of people who have experienced poverty and by enabling them to influence policy change. They report on four examples of participatory research in the UK and describe some of the distinctive challenges of this kind of enquiry.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Social work research : ethical and political contexts. /

by D'Cruz, Heather | Jones, Martyn.

Publisher: London, U.K. Sage Publications 2004Description: vii, 194 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: The authors, based at Deakin University and RMIT University respectively, aim to show that research is another legitimate social work method, alongside more traditional methods including case work, group work and community work. They explore what research is and what role it can play in professional practice. Then they outline various models and methods of research, how to design a research project, generate data and analyse data, and finally how to report research results effectively. The book is dotted with exercises to encourage readers to consider how they might put the theory into practice.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Educating for a good society : a national conversation : discussion paper. /

by St James Ethics Centre | The Philosophy in Schools Association NSW.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. St James Ethics Centre 2001Description: 33 p.Notes: February 2001 Downloaded from The St James Ethics Centre website. Symposium was held in Sydney on Saturday 7 April 2001 at St Ignatius' College, Lane Cove. A project initiated by The St James Ethics Centre with The Philosophy in Schools Association NSW. supported by Macquarie Bank Limited.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Responsible supply chain management : ethical purchasing in practice. /

by Lillywhite, Serena.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic.Paper presented at the China 2004 Conference, held in Oslo, Norway, 16-17 November 2004. 2004Description: 6 p. + appendices.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: October 2004 Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: This document provides some practical steps and advice for organisations prepared to take responsibility for the labour, environmental and human rights practices within their supply chain. It applies to both domestic and international production networks. Reference is made to ethical purchasing, ethical procurement and ethical sourcing. Ethical purchasing is used here as generic term to include sourcing, purchasing and procurement. It is the acquisition of goods and services through supply chains and subcontractors in a responsible manner, with consideration of the conditions under which goods and services are made and delivered and a strategy that promotes improvements.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

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