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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/303193
Description: Australian social policy has seen apparently contradictory developments over the period of economic restructuring. Social spending has increased based on a highly redistributive model while inequality ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/316089
Description: The article reports developments in the healthcare system in Australia as of January 2014, particularly the dual role played by Medicare in the country's welfare state. It claims that Medicare is view ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/342424
Description: 16 page(s)
Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/292292
Description: 8 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/177010
Description: 24 page(s)
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/168811
Description: 11 page(s)
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/150430
Description: Traditionally, older people have been the key targets of Australia’s targeted welfare state. Flat rate pensions and widespread home ownership have ensured relative equality in older life. However, in ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/148928
Description: According to recent international research, political mobilisation at the local level no longer reflects socioeconomic divisions in society, but is instead based on a post-material oriented ‘politics ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/148204
Description: The paper examines the case for emissions trading made in the Government's Garnaut Report to better understand the case for a market response to climate change. The Garnaut Report, is an important cli ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/143921
Description: International debates about the comparative institutional structures of welfare states have focused on social expenditure and the inclusiveness of social policy. However, these debates have not accoun ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/346167
Description: Recession has decreased emission, but it is not the answer to challenges posed by climate change The article considers how to reduce environmental damage while also trying to avoid deepening economic ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/148557
Description: Principal-agent theory alerts principals to their problematic relationship with agents. The former are encouraged to take deliberate action to counter asymmetries in knowledge, moral hazard etc. To av ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/148879
Description: Australia's welfare model – targeted payments alongside low but progressive taxation – exemplifies the targeted approach, prioritizing the needs of poorer citizens within the constraints of low taxati ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/82501
Description: The concept of social capital has been widely embraced by academics, activists and governments. It promises a language to unite economics and sociology, and a resource that will help explain poverty, ... More
Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149147
Description: This article draws on an earlier Keynesian approach to Australian social policy and an emerging economic literature on welfare provision to argue for a renewed focus on the economic implications of we ... More
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