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Family and Gender Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Globalization, Uncertainty and Men’s Careers

    Globalization, Uncertainty and Men’s Careers

    Edited by Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Melinda Mills, Fabrizio Bernardi
    Globalization, argue the contributors to this book, has remarkably accelerated social and economic change in modern societies. One such change is manifested in the world of work and careers. This book explores whether the forces of globa...
    Paperback (2008)

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    Hardback (2006)

    List price $215.00

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  2. Add to Wish List Competing Claims in Work and Family Life

    Competing Claims in Work and Family Life

    Edited by Tanja van der Lippe, Pascale Peters
    ‘. . . this book, well-structured and written by highly-qualified contributors, is a valuable contribution to the better understanding of the variables which impact on the interplay between work and private life and successfully provides...
    Hardback (2007)

    List price $145.00

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  3. Add to Wish List Gender Divisions and Working Time in the New Economy

    Gender Divisions and Working Time in the New Economy

    Edited by Diane Perrons, Colette Fagan, Linda McDowell, Kath Ray, Kevin Ward
    ‘. . . the book presents leading-edge research on a variety of issues associated with work/life integration and gender equity. It will be of value to academic researchers and students of gender, employment and social trends, and its rele...
    Paperback (2007)

    List price $65.00

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    Hardback (2006)

    List price $152.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Gender, Generation and Poverty

    Gender, Generation and Poverty

    Sylvia Chant
    ‘For practitioners and students of development, and library collections on women in development or comparative development. Highly recommended.’ – J.A. Fiola, Choice
    Paperback (2007)

    List price $68.00

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    Hardback (2007)

    List price $184.00

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  5. Add to Wish List Economics of Family Law

    Economics of Family Law

    Edited by Margaret F. Brinig
    ‘Economics of Family Law, edited by Margaret Brinig is an indispensable source of legal information on every aspect of unions, but it is particularly important for the point of divorce.’ – Darius Conger, ‘Economics and the American Famil...
    Hardback (2007)

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  6. Add to Wish List Families, States and Labour Markets

    Families, States and Labour Markets

    Tommy Ferrarini
    ‘Ferrarini ambitiously unpacks the origins and operation of family policies in 18 welfare democracies over the last quarter of the 20th century. He does so to discover not only how policies evolved by how they impact individuals in these...
    Hardback (2006)

    List price $127.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Working Mothers in Europe

    Working Mothers in Europe

    Edited by Ute Gerhard, Trudie Knijn, Anja Weckwert
    ‘Working Mothers in Europe will appeal to readers with an interest in public policy development and mothers’ experiences of work–family balance (or imbalance). I envisage that Australian readers will be most interested in the sections ex...
    Hardback (2005)

    List price $127.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Work, Family and Childcare

    Work, Family and Childcare

    Joris Ghysels
    ‘Based on economic theory and empirical evidence of European social reality, Joris Ghysels analyses micro-data using up-to-date econometrics. He thereby produces innovative insights and suggestions for policy change which will be of inte...
    Hardback (2004)

    List price $146.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Contested Concepts in Gender and Social Politics

    Contested Concepts in Gender and Social Politics

    Edited by Barbara Hobson, Jane Lewis, Birte Siim
    ‘Contested Concepts in Gender and Social Politics is a significant new book. The authors take seven key concepts – care, citizenship, social exclusion, contractualism, de-commodification, representation, social capital – and explore thes...
    Paperback (2004)

    List price $59.00

    Member price $47.20

    Hardback (2002)

    List price $138.00

    Member price $124.20

  10. Add to Wish List Solidarity Between the Sexes and the Generations

    Solidarity Between the Sexes and the Generations

    Edited by Trudie Knijn, Aafke Komter
    ‘The strength of the book lies in the comprehensive coverage of the expanded Europe and its diverse welfare perspectives, taking gender and intergenerational solidarity as the core of the discourse. The volume includes theoretical, empir...
    Hardback (2004)

    List price $138.00

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  11. Add to Wish List The End of Marriage?

    The End of Marriage?

    Jane Lewis
    ‘In this meticulously argued book, Jane Lewis tackles one of the most fraught and contested issues of our time: the contemporary meanings of marriage. The separation of marriage and sex, she argues, has now been followed by the separatio...
    Paperback (2002)

    List price $46.00

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  12. Add to Wish List The Economics of the Family and Family Policy

    The Economics of the Family and Family Policy

    Francisco Cabrillo
    ‘Francisco Cabrillo’s book is a masterful and much needed overview of the economics of the family, one of the “heterodox” subjects in which economists have in the last decades proved the fruitfulness of their analytic apparatus. Written...
    Hardback (1999)

    List price $134.00

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