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Social policy in the post-welfare state : Australians on the threshold of the 21st century / Adam Jamrozik
Bib ID 781912
Format BookBook
Author
Jamrozik, Adam
 
Description Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : Pearson Education, 2001 
xiv, 306 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0733999050 (paperback)
Summary

The first book to examine social policy in the post-welfare state. It looks critically at the idea of the welfare state, analysing the changing concept of welfare and arguing that the welfare state no longer exists in Australia. The book is written in an accessible and student-friendly style.

Full contents
  • 1. The changing concept of welfare
  • 2. Social policy in a 'free-market' economy
  • 3. Issues and dimensions of social policy
  • 4. Social policy in Australia
  • 5. Australia on the threshold of a new century
  • 6. Income security
  • 7. Employment
  • 8. Health
  • 9. Education
  • 10. Families and children
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-294) and index.

University students.

Subjects Welfare state.  |  Australia - Economic policy - 1990-2001.  |  Australia - Social policy - 1990-2001.

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