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Social welfare: issues, perspectives. Contemporary Australia, Unit B, Module 1, Contents: The welfare state of Australia: a bibliographic and critical review; Wealth distribution, the wealthy, and the professional elite /

Publisher: Deakin University 1981Description: Kit of 7 Volumes in folder.Notes: 3 titles have an accompanying volume of reference materialsAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Freedom, equality, and the market: arguments on social policy. /

by Hindess, Barry.

Publisher: London, New York Tavistock Publications 1987Description: 183p. Bibliography: p.168-172.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Poverty and the state: an historical sociology. /

by Novak, Tony.

Publisher: Milton Keynes, U.K.; Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A. Open University Press 1987Description: 212p. Bibliography pp.201-208.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Reforming welfare. /

by Lindbeck, Assar.

Publisher: 1998Summary: This paper proposes alternative strategies for cutting welfare benefits.Availability: No items available

The private provision of public welfare: state market, and community. /

by Papadakis, Elim | Taylor-Gooby, Peter.

Publisher: Sussex, U.K. Wheatsheaf Books 1987Description: 226p. Bibliography pp.197-215.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Not only the poor: the middle classes and the welfare state. /

by Goodin, Robert E | Le Grand, Julian.

Publisher: London, U.K. Allen and Unwin 1987Description: 250p. Bibliography pp.230-245.Notes: With John Dryzek, D.M. Gibson, Russell Hanson, Robert H. Haveman, David WinterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Economic issues in health policy : comment /

by Withers, Glenn.

Publisher: 2001Availability: No items available

Australia's welfare wars : the players, the politics and the ideologies. /

by Mendes, Philip.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. University of New South Wales Press 2003Description: viii, 219 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).
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Poverty in Australia : beyond the rhetoric. /

by Saunders, Peter | Tsumori, Kayoki.

Publisher: St. Leonards, NSW Centre for Independent Studies Limited 2002Description: xiv, 121p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Communities, capacity and disadvantage. /

Publisher: 2002Availability: No items available

Respect : the formation of character in an age of inequality. /

by Sennett, Richard.

Publisher: London, U.K. Allen Lane, The Penguin Press 2003Description: xvi, 288 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Responsibility, rights and welfare: the theory of the welfare state. /

by Moon, J. Donald (ed.).

Publisher: Boulder, USA Westview Press 1988Description: 235p. Includes bibliographies.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Rethinking welfare : a critical perspective. /

by Ferguson, Iain | Lavalette, Michael | Mooney, Gerry.

Publisher: London, U.K. Sage Publications 2002Description: vii, 211 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A self-reliant Australia : welfare policy for the 21st century. /

by Saunders, Peter.

Publisher: St. Leonards, N.S.W. The Centre for Independent Studies 2003Description: 54 p.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).

Australia's welfare habit and how to kick it. /

by Saunders, Peter.

Publisher: St. Leonards, N.S.W. Duffy & Snellgrove ; The Centre for Independent Studies 2004Description: ix, 258 p. : ill.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: July 2004 Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: (1)

A handbook of comparative social policy. /

by Kennett, Patricia (ed.).

Publisher: Cheltenham, U.K. Edward Elgar 2004Description: xvi, 422 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: Introduction : the changing context of comparative social policy / Patricia Kennett -- PART I THE STATE AND SOCIAL POLICY IN A GLOBALIZING [GLOBALISING] WORLD 1. Hollowing out the 'nation-state' and multi-level governance / Bob Jessop -- 2. Globalization [globalisation], the state and welfare : gendering the debate / Jill Steans -- 3. Globalization [globalisation], human security and social policy : North and South / Andres Perez-Baltodano -- 4. Social protection by other means : can it survive globalization [globalisation]? / Ramesh Mishra -- PART II CONCEPTS AND DEFINITIONS 5. Defining comparative social policy / Jochen Clasen -- 6. Conceptualizing [conceptualising] state and society / Graham Crow -- 7. The ethnocentric construction of the welfare state / Alan Walker and Chack-kie Wong -- 8. The paradox of care : a Chinese Confucian perspective on long-term care / Julia Tao -- PART III COMPARING AND CATEGORIZING [CATEGORISING] SOCIAL POLICY, PROVISION AND REDISTRIBUTION 9. Robin Hood, St Matthew, or simple egalitarianism? : strategies of equality in welfare states / Walter Korpi and Joakim Palme -- 10. Gender, citizenship and welfare state regimes/ Julia S. O'Connor -- 11. Structured diversity : a framework for critically comparing welfare states? / Norman Ginsburgh -- 12. Social development and social welfare : implications for social policy / James Midgley -- 13. Social policy regimes in the developing world / Ian Gough -- PART IV THE RESEARCH PROCESS 14. Crossing cultural boundaries / Linda Hantrais -- 15. Living with imperfect comparisons / Else Oyen -- 16. Constructing categories and data collection / Patricia Kennett -- 17. 'Fit for purpose?' : qualitative methods in comparative social policy / Steen Mangen -- 18. The quantitative method in comparative research / Mattei Dogan -- PART V THEMES AND ISSUES 19. The international and comparative analysis of social exclusion : European perspectives / Graham Room -- 20. Shelter, housing and inequality / Ray Forest -- 21. Globalization [globalisation] and crime / David Nelken -- 22. Informational society, e-governance and the policy process / Ian Holliday.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Fighting unemployment : the limits of free market orthodoxy. /

by Howell, David R. (ed.).

Publisher: Oxford, U.K. Oxford University Press 2005Description: xiv, 354 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: 1. Introduction / David R. Howell -- 2. Wage compression and the unemployment crisis : Labor [labour] market institutions, skills and inequality-unemployment tradeoffs / David R. Howell and Friedrich Huebler -- 3. Labor [labour] market institutions and unemployment : a critical assessment of the cross-country evidence / Dean Baker, Andrew Glyn, David R. Howell and John Schmitt -- 4. Testing the flexibility paradigm : Canadian labor [labour] market performance in international context / Jim Stanford -- 5. Is the OECD jobs strategy behind the U.S. and British employment and unemployment success in the 1990s? / John Schmitt and Jonathan Wadsworth -- 6. Labor [labour] market success and labor [labour] market reform : lessons from Ireland and New Zealand / Andrew Glyn -- 7. Employment performance and labor [labour] market institutions : the case of Spain / Rafael Munoz de Bustillo Llorente -- 8. Is labor [labour] market regulation at the root of European unemployment? : the case of Germany and the Netherlands / Ronald Schettkat -- 9. Labor [labour] market policy, flexibility, and employment performance in Denmark and Sweden in the 1990s / Peter Plougmann and Per Kongshoj Madsen -- 10. Labor [labour] market institutions and unemployment : an assessment / David R. Howell.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

The Australian welfare state : origins, control and choices /

by Jones, M. A. (Michael Anthony).

Edition: 3rd ed.Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Allen & Unwin 1990Description: 284 p. Bibliography: p. 235. Index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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