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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

Homelessness and democratic exclusion. /

by Horn, Michael.

Publisher: 2002Availability: No items available

Building communities, changing lives : the contribution of large, independent neighbourhood regeneration organisations /

by Thake, Stephen | Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Publisher: York, U.K. Joseph Rowntree Foundation 2001Description: xii, 83 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Exclusion and embrace : conversations about spirituality and disability : proceedings of a conference October 2001. /

by Newell, Christopher J. (ed.).

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. UnitingCare Victoria 2002Description: ix, 190 p.Notes: Papers from the third National Conference on Spirituality and Disability held at the YWCA, Melbourne, 18-21 October 2001. Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Introduction : the reality and costs of unemployment. /

by Saunders, Peter.

In: Saunders, Peter (ed.) The price of prosperity : the economic and social costs of unemploymentPublisher: 2002Description: p. 1-12.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B11056 Includes bibliographical references indexed chapterAvailability: No items available

Youth unemployment : aggregate incidence and consequences for individuals. /

by Chapman, Bruce | Gray, Matthew.

In: Saunders, Peter (ed.) The price of prosperity : the economic and social costs of unemploymentPublisher: 2002Description: p. 86-108.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B11056 Includes bibliographical references indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

An overview of the costs of indigenous unemployment. /

by Hunter, Boyd | Taylor, John.

In: Saunders, Peter (ed.) The price of prosperity : the economic and social costs of unemploymentPublisher: 2002Description: p. 109-133.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B11056 Includes bibliographical references indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

From job abundance to job scarcity : unemployment, social policy and community life, 1960s-1990s. /

by Bryson, Lois | Winter, Ian.

In: Saunders, Peter (ed.) The price of prosperity : the economic and social costs of unemploymentPublisher: 2002Description: p. 154-174.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B11056 Includes bibliographical references indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The impact of unemployment on poverty, inequality and social exclusion. /

by Saunders, Peter.

In: Saunders, Peter (ed.) The price of prosperity : the economic and social costs of unemploymentPublisher: 2002Description: p. 175-193.Notes: Rec. no. for book: B11056 Includes bibliographical references indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Inconvenience food : the struggle to eat well on a low income. /

by Hitchman, Caroline | Christie, Ian | Harrison, Michelle | Lang, Tim.

Publisher: London, U.K. DEMOS 2002Description: 63 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: (1)

Social exclusion : a new framework for social policy analysis? /

by Jones, Andrew | Smyth, Paul.

Publisher: [Brisbane] University of Queensland 1999Description: 25p.Notes: Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Communities, capacity and disadvantage. /

Publisher: 2002Availability: No items available

Evaluation of the Commission on Poverty, Participation and Power. /

by del Tufo, Sarah | Joseph Rowntree Foundation | Gaster, Lucy.

Publisher: Layerthorpe, U.K. Joseph Rowntree Foundation 2002Description: 93 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references missing December 2004Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The road to nowhere : insights into school exclusion : a collection of interviews with education personnel and community workers in the Northern metropolitan region. /

by Haas, Lea | Touhey, Anne.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Victorian Council of Social Service 2000Description: 38 p.Notes: January 2000 Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Hidden unemployment in Australia. /

by Australian Council of Social Service.

Publisher: Strawberry Hills, NSW Australian Council of Social Service 2003Description: 48 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 47-48) November 2003Summary: This paper argues that the official unemployment figures published each month tell only part of the story of unemployment, and that if hidden unemployment were included in the statistics, the unemployment rate would double. It explores some limitations of the official figures in measuring the extent of significant social and economic disadvantage, and sets out a method for estimating the number of hidden unemployed people.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

Inside out : rethinking inclusive communities : final report. /

by DEMOS.

Publisher: London, U.K. DEMOS 2003Description: 28 p.Notes: February 2003 Includes bibliographical references.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Youth and society : exploring the social dynamics of youth experience. /

by White, Rob | Wyn, Johanna.

Publisher: South Melbourne Oxford University Press 2004Description: xiii, 274 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: What factors shape young people s lives today? This book highlights the effects of social inequality and exclusion and the changes in the life patterns of youth compared with the experience of their parents. It focuses on Australia, with some reference to UK, NZ, Canada and the US. Chapter topics include family, school, juvenile justice and social policy.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Designing inclusion : tools to raise low-end pay and employment in private enterprise. /

by Phelps, Edmund S. (ed.).

Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. Cambridge University Press 2003Description: xi, 165 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: 1. Low-wage employment subsidies in a labor-turnover model of the "natural rate" / Hian Teck Hoon and Edmund S. Phelps -- 2. Taxes, subsidies and equilibrium labor [labour] market outcomes / Dale Mortensen and Christopher Pissarides --3. Learning-by-doing versus on-the-job training: using variation induced by the EITC to distinguish between models of skill formation / James J. Heckman, Lance Lochner and Ricardo Cossa -- 4. Unemployment vouchers versus low-wage subsidies / J. Michael Orszag and Dennis J. Snower.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Contemporary perspectives on social work and the human services : challenges and change. /

by O'Connor, Ian (ed.) | Smyth, Paul (ed.).

Publisher: [Frenchs Forest, N.S.W.] Longman Publishing 2000Description: 208 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: 1. Introduction: The challenges of change / Ian O'Connor, Jeni Warburton and Paul Smyth -- Part I The policy and the administrative context : optimism and uncertainty -- 2. Global pressures, national responses : the Australian welfare state in context / Peter Saunders -- 3. Human services and employment in the post-industrial labour market / John Quiggin -- 4. Rethinking the `Old Certainties' : social policy, the Labour Movement and the Whitlam years / Paul Smyth -- 5. Social policy and the global economy / Anna Yeatman -- 6. Competition, quasi-markets and the new welfare state / Mark Considine -- 7. The Third Sector in the human services : rethinking its role / Catherine McDonald -- Part II Professions and human services in the new environment -- 8. Professions in the post-industrial labour market / Margaret Shapiro -- 9. The profession of psychology in the new environment / Mary Sheehan -- Part III Remodelling human service practice 10. Critical perspectives on social work practice / Jan Fook -- 11. Community-based options for social work : sites for creative practice / Jim Ife -- 12. Social work : an enterprising profession in a competitive environment? / Andrew Jones -- 13. Rethinking social work for the new environment : international dimensions / Janet George -- 14. Social work and the human services in a corporatised environment : the case of Centrelink / Peta Fitzgibbon -- 15. Turning threats into challenges : a positive perspective on the future / Linda Rosenman.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Rethinking the `Old Certainties' : social policy, the Labour Movement and the Whitlam years. /

by Smyth, Paul.

Publisher: [Frenchs Forest, N.S.W.] Longman Publishing 2000Description: p. 45-59.Notes: in O'Conner, Ian, Smyth, Paul & Warburton, Jeni (eds.) Contemporary perspectives on social work and the human services : challenges and change. indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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