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Authors: Pusey, Michael
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125672
Description: 22 page(s)
Authors: Watkins, Sheila
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1140845
Description: In today's Australin society family is active and engaged and it is through this connected nature that it is able to provide a type of value to its members. This value is seen as social capital. The a ... More
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Authors: Pixley, Jocelyn
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/91885
Description: In the wake of the global financial crisis, public debate about the financial sector has been less restrained than it has for many years. Within this context, my research on how Australians feel about ... More
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Authors: Pixley, Jocelyn
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/346516
Description: The idea that governments necessarily have a critical role in economy and society was again plain in the global financial crisis. For 30 years, the democracies said they were ineffectual in coordinati ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188732
Description: Du Gay and Scott propose an important rethinking of the concept of the state and its relationship to the institutional development of the state, and offer a valuable distinction between notions of sta ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/113249
Description: 8 page(s)
Authors: Blatterer, Harry
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/312524
Description: The traditional, tripartite life course is deeply edged in Western societies’ collective imagination. In this image, childhood and education precede adulthood and work and are followed by retirement a ... More
Authors: Hamilton, Olivia
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118859
Description: In this paper, I reflect on the experience of conducting qualitative research in the city of Rome, in which daily exchanges between myself, the researcher, and the people whose city I was inhabiting f ... More
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Authors: Pixley, Jocelyn
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/91927
Description: How can a partial, revisable utopia of ‘decent society’ be used as a yardstick for assessing today’s impersonal forms of social integration? In economic life — this essay’s focus — Polanyi’s hopes tha ... More
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Authors: Ebert, Norbert
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/91354
Description: This article explores whether the notion of the decent society as a normative concept is applicable under late modern conditions of normative pluralization and individualization. My argument is that t ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125635
Description: 17 page(s)
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/91954
Description: 3 page(s)
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/154871
Description: Australia has one of the world‘s most culturally diverse workforces and it is at work where ‗enforced‘ intercultural contact and intermingling occurs daily. The quality of social relationships between ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/92108
Description: This essay brings together some lines of thought contained in Maria Markus’s ‘Lovers and Friends’ (2010) and ‘Decent Society and/or Civil Society?’ (2001), and, on that basis, explores possibilities f ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/126043
Description: 8 page(s)