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Australian Temperament Project. /

by Australian Institute of Family Studies. Australian Temperament Project.

Publisher: Melbourne Australian Institute of Family Studies 2006Online Access: website Notes: Description based on contents viewed : 23 May 2006 Mode of access : WORLD WIDE WEB ONLINE RESOURCESummary: The Australian Temperament Project (ATP) is a longitudinal study of the psychosocial development of a large and representative sample of Australian children born in the state of Victoria, Australia between September 1982 and January 1983. The study aims to trace the pathways to psychosocial adjustment and maladjustment across the lifespan, and to investigate the contribution of personal, family and environmental factors to development and wellbeing. A major theme throughout has been the influence of an individual's temperament on his/her emotional and behavioural adjustment. The broad issues addressed include: > >the contribution of temperament to a child's emotional, behavioural and school adjustment; > >the impact of family and environmental factors, together with child characteristics, on emotional and behavioural adjustment; > >the factors and processes involved in the progression of childhood behaviour problems (e.g. aggression, hyperactivity, anxiety) to adolescent and adult adjustment difficulties (e.g. antisocial behaviour, substance use, depression); > >genetic influences on temperament and behaviour; > >the development of healthy, socially competent functioning; > >the development of civic mindedness and social responsibility; > >the transition to young adulthood: pathways to occupational and educational participation, the development of interpersonal relationships, and family formation.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : a synthesis of findings for OECD countries. /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007Description: 213 p. : ill.Online Access: OECD iLibrary (Read only) Notes: See also: Record no. [B11217] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Australia, Denmark and the Netherlands : volume 1 (2002) Record no. [B11851] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Australia, Ireland and Japan : volume 2 (2003) and Record no. [B12663] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Canada, Finland, Sweden and the United Kingdom : volume 4. (2004).Availability: (1)

Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Australia, Denmark and the Netherlands : volume 1. /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France OECD 2002Description: 237 p. : ill.Online Access: OECD iLibrary (Read only) Notes: Includes bibliographical references.Availability: (1)

Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Austria, Ireland and Japan : volume 2. /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003Description: 230 p. : ill.Online Access: OECD iLibrary (Read only) Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-218) See also: Record no. [B11217] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Australia, Denmark and the Netherlands : volume 1. (2002).Availability: (1)

Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Canada, Finland, Sweden and the United Kingdom : volume 4. /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004Description: 244 p. : ill.Online Access: OECD iLibrary (Read only) Notes: Bibliography: p. 217-230 See also: Record no. [B11217] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Australia, Denmark and the Netherlands : volume 1 (2002 ; Record no. [B11851] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Australia, Ireland and Japan : volume 2 (2003) ; [B12231] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : New Zealand, Portugal and Switzerland : volume 3.Availability: (1)

Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : New Zealand, Portugal and Switzerland : volume 3. /

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Publisher: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004Description: 218 p. : ill.Online Access: OECD iLibrary (Read only) Notes: Bibliography: p. 197-204 See also: Record no. [B11217] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Australia, Denmark and the Netherlands : volume 1 (2002) and Record no. [B11851] Babies and bosses : reconciling work and family life : Australia, Ireland and Japan : volume 2 (2003)Availability: (1)

Beyond the city : access to services for mothers and babies. /

by Gilley, Tim | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 1994Description: 52 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Third in the series based on the Brotherhood's longitudinal study into the life chances of children. The other two in the series are Access for growth (Rec. no. B5142) and What chance a job (Rec. no.B5684)Summary: Paper focuses on consumer view of health and community services during pregnancy, at birth, and in the first few months after birth from the perspective of 146 mothers living in four areas of Victoria - Cranbourne, Melton, Bellarine Peninsula and Ballarat. Regardless of income mothers were generally happy with services, the major exception being lack of public transport.Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Disruption of parental relationships, current family circumstances and children's psychological adjustment . /

by Wise, Sarah | Edwards, Ben.

Publisher: 2005Description: HTML.Notes: URL: 'http://www.aifs.gov.au/institute/afrc9/wise2.pdf' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:19:55 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Diversity and change in Australian families : statistical profiles. /

by De Vaus, David.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Australian Institute of Family Studies 2004Description: xvi, 335 p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 322-328) and index.Summary: Over the last 25 or so years there is hardly an aspect of family life which has not changed. David de Vaus has produced a snapshot of the changing trends family life in Australia. The information has three main focus areas: ; The diversity of family types: couple families, lone parent families, other family types; ; The changes and transitions a family may experience: partnering and separation, decisions to have children or not, transitions in childhood and adolescence into adulthood; ; The issues affecting families: household expenditure, employment issues, childcare, relationship breakdown, caring for older people and people with disabilities in the family.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families in Australia 2011 : sticking together in good and tough times /

by Hayes, Alan | Australian Institute of Family Studies | Qu, Lixia | Weston, Ruth | Baxter, Jennifer.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Australian Institute of Family Studies 2011Description: iv, 23 p. : ill.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Bibliography : p. 22-23; Produced to celebrate National Families Week 2011, held 15-21 May under the theme 'Sticking together: families in good and tough timesSummary: This report draws on recent statistics to provide a picture of selected aspects of Australian families in 2011. It first explores some of the demographic and social changes that set the scene for contemporary family life and then considers patterns of participation in work and family life. The focus then turns to participation in community life through voluntary work and caring for others, expectations about the availability of support in times of need, and government assistance to families and individuals. The final sections of the report explore economic wellbeing and life satisfaction.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs : a statistical report of the HILDA survey : volume 1 /

by Headey, Bruce | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied conomic and Social Research | Warren, Diana | Harding, Glenys.

Publisher: Parkville, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2006Description: 108 p.Other title: First Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: Commenced in 2001, the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey is a nationally representative panel study of Australian households. The study is funded by the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) and is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. Roy Morgan Research has conducted the fieldwork since Wave 9 (2009), prior to which The Nielsen Company was the fieldwork provider. This is the eighth volume of the Annual Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey, examining data from the first ten waves of the study, which were conducted between 2001 and 2010. ; The HILDA Survey seeks to provide longitudinal data on the lives of Australian residents. It annually collects information on a wide range of aspects of life in Australia, including household and family relationships, employment, education, income, expenditure, health and wellbeing, attitudes and values on a variety of subjects, and various life events and experiences. [Extract from Introduction]Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs, volume 2 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 4 of the HILDA survey /

by Headey, Bruce | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied conomic and Social Research | Warren, Diana.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2007Description: vii, 133 p.Other title: Second Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: Commenced in 2001, the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey is a nationally representative panel study of Australian households. The study is funded by the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) and is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. Roy Morgan Research has conducted the fieldwork since Wave 9 (2009), prior to which The Nielsen Company was the fieldwork provider. This is the eighth volume of the Annual Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey, examining data from the first ten waves of the study, which were conducted between 2001 and 2010. ; The HILDA Survey seeks to provide longitudinal data on the lives of Australian residents. It annually collects information on a wide range of aspects of life in Australia, including household and family relationships, employment, education, income, expenditure, health and wellbeing, attitudes and values on a variety of subjects, and various life events and experiences. [Extract from Introduction]Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs, volume 3 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 5 of the HILDA survey /

by Headey, Bruce | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied conomic and Social Research | Warren, Diana.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2008Description: vi, 141 p. : ill.Other title: Third Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: Commenced in 2001, the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey is a nationally representative panel study of Australian households. The study is funded by the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) and is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. Roy Morgan Research has conducted the fieldwork since Wave 9 (2009), prior to which The Nielsen Company was the fieldwork provider. This is the eighth volume of the Annual Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey, examining data from the first ten waves of the study, which were conducted between 2001 and 2010. ; The HILDA Survey seeks to provide longitudinal data on the lives of Australian residents. It annually collects information on a wide range of aspects of life in Australia, including household and family relationships, employment, education, income, expenditure, health and wellbeing, attitudes and values on a variety of subjects, and various life events and experiences. [Extract from Introduction]Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs, volume 4 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 6 of the HILDA survey /

by Wilkins, Roger | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied conomic and Social Research | Warren, Diana | Hahn, Markus.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2009Description: vii, 208 p. : ill.Other title: Fourth Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical references 17 Aug 2011 : Missing - needs call number change to 306.850994 FAMSummary: Commenced in 2001, the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey is a nationally representative panel study of Australian households. The study is funded by the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) and is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. Roy Morgan Research has conducted the fieldwork since Wave 9 (2009), prior to which The Nielsen Company was the fieldwork provider. This is the eighth volume of the Annual Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey, examining data from the first ten waves of the study, which were conducted between 2001 and 2010. ; The HILDA Survey seeks to provide longitudinal data on the lives of Australian residents. It annually collects information on a wide range of aspects of life in Australia, including household and family relationships, employment, education, income, expenditure, health and wellbeing, attitudes and values on a variety of subjects, and various life events and experiences. [Extract from Introduction]Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs, volume 5 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 7 of the Household, income and Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey /

by Wilkins, Roger | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied conomic and Social Research | Warren, Diana | Hahn, Markus | Houng, Brendan.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2010Description: vii, 167 p. : ill.Other title: Fifth Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: This is the fifth volume of the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey Annual Statistical Report, and examines data from the first seven waves of the HILDA Survey, which were conducted between 2001 and 2007. As in Volume 4, the report contains two parts. Part A contains short articles providing an annual update on changes in key aspects of life in Australia that are measured by the HILDA Survey every year. Four broad and very much overlapping ?life domains? are covered: household and family life; incomes and economic wellbeing; labour market outcomes; and life satisfaction, health and wellbeing. The second part of the report, Part B, contains articles on irregular topics, to a significant extent influenced by wave-specific questions included in the survey. The HILDA Survey seeks to provide nationally representative longitudinal data on Australian residents describing the ways in which people's lives are changing. ; HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs, volume 6 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 8 of the Household, income and Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey /

by Wilkins, Roger | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied conomic and Social Research | Warren, Diana | Hahn, Markus | Houng, Brendan.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2011Description: viii, 183 p. : ill.Other title: Sixth Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: Every year, the HILDA Survey collects information on a variety of aspects of family life. These aspects comprise family and household structures; how parents cope with parenting responsibilities, including the care arrangements they use and the care-related problems they face; issues of work?family balance; perceptions of family relationships; and perceptions of and attitudes to roles of household members. Periodically, information is also obtained on other aspects of family life, such as fertility plans, relationships with parents, siblings, non-resident children, grandchildren and non-resident partners, marital relationship quality and use of domestic help. Volume 6 is based on the first eight waves of data collected by the HILDA Survey and comprises two parts. Part A contains short articles that provide an annual update of changes in key aspects of life in Australia, covering the four main areas of HILDA, namely: Households and family life; Incomes and economic wellbeing; Labour market outcomes; and Life satisfaction, health and wellbeing. The second part of the report, Part B, contains articles on irregular topics, to a significant extent influenced by wave-specific question included in the survey. ; HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDAAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs, volume 7 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 9 of the Household, income and Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey /

by Wilkins, Roger | University of Melbourne. Melbourne Institute of Applied conomic and Social Research | Warren, Diana.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2011Description: viii, 177 p. : ill.Other title: Seventh Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: Every year, the HILDA Survey collects information on a variety of aspects of family life. These aspects comprise family and household structures; how parents cope with parenting responsibilities, including the care arrangements they use and the care-related problems they face; issues of work-family balance; perceptions of family relationships; and perceptions of and attitudes to roles of household members. Periodically, information is also obtained on other aspects of family life, such as fertility plans, relationships with parents, siblings, non-resident children, grandchildren and non-resident partners, marital relationship quality and use of domestic help. Volume 6 is based on the first eight waves of data collected by the HILDA Survey and comprises two parts. Part A contains short articles that provide an annual update of changes in key aspects of life in Australia, covering the four main areas of HILDA, namely: Households and family life; Incomes and economic wellbeing; Labour market outcomes; and Life satisfaction, health and wellbeing. The second part of the report, Part B, contains articles on irregular topics, to a significant extent influenced by wave-specific question included in the survey.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs, volume 8 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 10 of the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia survey /

by Wilkins, Roger (ed.) | Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2013Description: viii, 114 p.Other title: Eigth Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: Commenced in 2001, the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey is a nationally representative panel study of Australian households. The study is funded by the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) and is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. Roy Morgan Research has conducted the fieldwork since Wave 9 (2009), prior to which The Nielsen Company was the fieldwork provider. This is the eighth volume of the Annual Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey, examining data from the first ten waves of the study, which were conducted between 2001 and 2010. ; The HILDA Survey seeks to provide longitudinal data on the lives of Australian residents. It annually collects information on a wide range of aspects of life in Australia, including household and family relationships, employment, education, income, expenditure, health and wellbeing, attitudes and values on a variety of subjects, and various life events and experiences. [Extract from Introduction]Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Families, incomes and jobs, volume 9 : a statistical report on waves 1 to 11 of the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia survey /

by Wilkins, Roger (ed.) | Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research 2014Description: PDF.Other title: Ninth Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: HOUSEHOLD, INCOME AND LABOUR DYNAMICS IN AUSTRALIA SURVEY (HILDA) The HILDA Survey is funded by the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Includes bibliographical referencesSummary: Commenced in 2001, the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey is a nationally representative panel study of Australian households. The study is funded by the Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) and is managed by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. Roy Morgan Research has conducted the fieldwork since Wave 9 (2009), prior to which The Nielsen Company was the fieldwork provider. This is the eighth volume of the Annual Statistical Report of the HILDA Survey, examining data from the first ten waves of the study, which were conducted between 2001 and 2010. ; The HILDA Survey seeks to provide longitudinal data on the lives of Australian residents. It annually collects information on a wide range of aspects of life in Australia, including household and family relationships, employment, education, income, expenditure, health and wellbeing, attitudes and values on a variety of subjects, and various life events and experiences. [Extract from Introduction]Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

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