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The role of migrant workers in the Victorian labour force : Vol.1 : perceptions of employment barriers and change /

by Victorian Ethnic Affairs Commission. Division of Research nd Policy.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. VEAC 1985Description: 144p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Inequality in the workplace. /

by Gilley, Tim.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1988Description: 84 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).
Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Women working: economics and reality. /

by Mumford, Karen.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Allen & Unwin 1989Description: 153p. Bibliography p.142-150.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

"Barriers to employment" : why jobs are hard to get if you live on the high rise estates in the City of Yarra. /

by Hodcroft, David.

Publisher: Richmond, Vic. Jesuit Social Services 2003Description: 36 p.Notes: January 2003 Includes bibliographical references (p. 32-33) Website : http://www.jss.org.au A research project of the Ignatius Centre for Policy and Research, Jesuit Social Services -- cover.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (2).

Where to from here? : Australian egalitarianism under threat. /

by Argy, Fred.

Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. Allen & Unwin 2003Description: xiv, 209 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Equal employment opportunity in social and community services. /

by Gilley, Tim | Brotherhood of St Laurence | Smith, Fiona.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1989Description: 58p. Bibliography: p.57-58.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).
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Ex-prisoners and accommodation : what bearing do different forms of housing have on social reintegration : final report. /

by Baldry, Eileen | McDonnell, Desmond | Maplestone, Peter | Peeters, Manu.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute 2003Description: PDF.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The end of equality : work, babies and women's choices in 21st century Australia. /

by Summers, Anne.

Publisher: Milsons Point, NSW Random House 2003Description: 327 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: Bestselling feminist author Anne Summers argues that far from achieving the equality promised them, women in Australia are still battling for recognition and equal pay and promotion; and for the right not to suffer discrimination when they are pregnant or want to return to work after having children. > The provocative text is full of examples from contemporary politics and the media, together with insights from women in focus groups on Sydney, Bathurst, Brisbane, Townsville and Melbourne in 2001.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Ageing and employment policies : United Kingdom /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004Description: 150 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The Commonwealth Sex Discrimination Act : aspirations and apprehensions. /

by Sawer, Marian.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission 2004Description: HTML.Notes: URL: 'http://www.hreoc.gov.au/sex_discrimination/20thanniversary/women_work_equity/speeches/sawer.html' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:18:37 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Contented workers in inferior jobs? : reassessing casual employment in Australia. /

by Watson, Ian.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Australian Centre for Industrial Relations Research and Training. University of Sydney 2004Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Summary: [electronic resource]Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Migrants in the new economy : problems, perspectives and policy. /

by Bertone, Santina (ed.) | Casey, Helen (ed.).

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Victoria University 2000Description: xiv, 260 p.Notes: Contents: Chapter 1. Introduction / Santina Bertone -- The Big Picture. Chapter 2. Globalisation, deregulation and the changing Australian labour market / Jock Collins -- Chapter 3. Doing it tough: migrants and workplace change / Santina Bertone -- Chapter 4. Migrants and long term unemployment / Ian Watson -- Business Perspectives. Chapter 5. Australia's Business migration procedures: the experience of business / Lynn Beaton and Alexis S. Esposto -- Chapter 6. From behind the scenes to behind the bar: the cultural contribution of migrant and transitory employees to Irish theme pubs / Barry O'Mahony and Gerry Box -- Policy Strategies. Chapter 7. Addressing outworker exploitation: considerations in NSW government policy / Caroline Alcorso -- Chapter 8. Literacy training, workplace performance and migrant workers' lives / Maree Fitzpatrick -- Chapter 9. Bridging courses for refugees: the experience of the Horn of Africa communities / Eleni Bereded, Robyn Broadbent, Leesa Wheelahan -- Chapter 10. Reaping the 'Diversity Dividend': productive diversity in Australian business and industry / Santina Bertone and Alexis Esposto Migrants and Labour Market Deregulation Conference organised by the Workplace Studies Centre, Victoria University, 1999.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

National Inquiry into Employment and Disability : submission to the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission /

by Brotherhood of St Laurence | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: 2005; Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2005Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: April 2005 Includes bibliographical references (p. 12-14)Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Ageing and employment policies : Australia. /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2005Description: 164 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: One of a series of reports on different OECD countries, this compact book includes a survey of the main employment barrier for older workers (that is, those aged 50+) in Australia, an assessment of the existing measures to overcome these barriers, and a set of policy recommendations. While the focus is on encouraging older Australians to remain longer in the workforce, the policy considerations involve not only employment assistance but also income support (especially age pensions) and taxation. There are numerous graphs and tables comparing the situation in Australia with those of other industrialised countries.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Drivers and contexts of equal employment opportunity and diversity action in Australian organisations . /

by Charlesworth, Sara | Hall, Sara | Probert, Belinda.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. RMIT Publishing 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://prodmams.rmit.edu.au/x38dl8edhcjy.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:25:20 AM Status: Problem reported Details: HTTP status 501 () - Server error code groupAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Do Australians have equal protection against hate speech ? /

by Rice, Simon.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Democratic Audit of Australia. Australian National University 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://democratic.audit.anu.edu.au/papers/200508_rice_hate_speech.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:26:45 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Disability Support Pension new customer focus groups : final report. /

by Morris, Alan | Abello, David.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Social Policy Research Centre. University of New South Wales 2005Description: PDF.Notes: URL: 'http://www.sprc.unsw.edu.au/reports/DSPFinal.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:28:05 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

WORKability II : solutions : people with disability in the open workplace : final report of the National Inquiry into Employment and Disability

by Australia. Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission 2005Description: 235 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references BB74Summary: This report complements the earlier one which identified three key sets of obstacles facing people with disability and employers: lack of information, concern about costs for both employees and employers, and risk (notably the impact if a job does not work out). ; This second report presents 29 specific recommendations for governments and the private sector on how to address such barriers, together with priority areas for a National Disability Employment Strategy.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Equality of opportunity in Australia : myth and reality. /

by Argy, Fred.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. The Australia Institute 2006Description: PDF.Availability: No items available

Creating accepting communities : report of the Mind Inquiry into social exclusion and mental health problems. /

by Dunn, Sara.

Publisher: London, U.K. Mind Publications 1999Description: xvi, 181 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-172) and index.Summary: Mind (Britain s National Association for Mental Health) set out to discover the extent and nature of social exclusion experienced by people with mental health problems in contemporary Britain. An expert panel heard from mental health services users and staff their observations about social exclusion and the ways to tackle it, and from employers and others about the help they need to counter exclusion.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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