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Author Edwards, Meredith (Meredith Ann)

Title Social policy, public policy : from problem to practice / Meredith Edwards with Cosmo Howard and Robin Miller
Published Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2001


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Description xx, 210 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
regular print
Contents 1. Introducing policy processes -- 2. Income support for young people: the search for a single allowance -- 3. From child maintenance to child support: an unlikely policy reform -- 4. Paying for a university education: HECS and not fees -- 5. Long-term unemployment policy: from Green Paper to Working Nation -- Concluding observations
Summary The book is based on four case studies of major social policy reforms - Child Support Scheme, AUSTUDY, HECS and Working Nation - provides insights into how policy advice occurs, is implemented and evaluated. Aimed at policy advisers and students of public policy
Analysis Federal issue
Higher Education Contribution Scheme
Long term unemployed
Maintenance (Family law)
Policy process
Policy sciences
Social policy
Youth Allowance
Notes Also available as an Overdrive eBook
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references ( pages [192]-202) and index
Subject Policy sciences -- Australia.
Political planning -- Australia.
Political science -- Australia.
Social policy -- Australia.
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Australia -- Politics and government.
Australia -- Social policy.
Author Howard, Cosmo.
Miller, Robin, 1933-
LC no. 00002189
ISBN 1864489480