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Robin Stevens interviewed by Stuart Reid for the Cultural context of unemployment oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 313272
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Stevens, Robin, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Some restrictions on access. 
Description 1985 Sept. 3 
3 audiocassettes (ca. 180 min.) : 1 7/8 ips. 
Series

Cultural context of unemployment oral history project.

Summary

Stevens, convenor of the W.A. Youth Forum and member of the management committee of the Youth Affairs Council of W.A., speaks of his background ; lifestyle ; looking for work ; family ; being unemployed ; emotions caused by unemployment ; coping with unemployment ; CYSS ; changes that occurred in himself when unemployed ; his work with Youth Affairs Council and the Youth Forum and their workings ; CEP programs and abuse of them ; the government ; young unemployed ; and wage contions ; youth exploitation and employment schemes ; finances of the unemployed ; problems experienced by the unemployed ; living standards of the unemployed ; adaptations to long term unemployment.

Stevens, convenor of the W.A. Youth Forum and member of the management committee of the Youth Affairs Council of W.A., speaks of CYSS ; the unemployed and illegal earnings ; his visit to the Soviet Union to attend the 12th World Festival of Youth and Students and his experiences there ; impressions of Soviet people ; Australia, other countries and unemployment ; world politics ; world unemployment and governments' attitudes ; the Soviet Union.

Notes

Recorded by the Perth Team (School leavers) of the Cultural Context of Unemployment Project, a CEP Program administered by the National Library of Australia.

Recorded on 3 September 1985 at Mount Lawley, W.A.

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Index/Finding Aid Note Uncorrected transcript (typescript, 104 leaves) available. 
Subjects Stevens, Robin -- Interviews.  |  World Festival of Youth and Students for Peace and Friendship (12th : 1985 : Moscow, R.S.F.S.R.)  |  Unemployment -- Social aspects -- Western Australia -- Perth.  |  Unemployed -- Western Australia -- Case studies.  |  Youth -- Employment -- Western Australia -- Perth.  |  Job creation -- Western Australia -- Perth.
Other authors/contributors Reid, Stuart, 1953-, Interviewer  |  Cultural Context of Unemployment Project. Perth Team

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