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The Resource Lone parents, employment and social policy : cross-national comparisons, edited by Jane Millar and Karen Rowlingson, (electronic resource)

Lone parents, employment and social policy : cross-national comparisons, edited by Jane Millar and Karen Rowlingson, (electronic resource)

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Lone parents, employment and social policy : cross-national comparisons
Title
Lone parents, employment and social policy
Title remainder
cross-national comparisons
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jane Millar and Karen Rowlingson
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Policy makers across the world are confronting issues relating to lone parents and employment, with many governments seeking to increase the participation of lone parents in the labour market. This book offers an up-to-date analysis of policies and provisions in the UK, US, Australia, France, the Netherlands and Norway. It examines whether and how policies support and encourage employment, and draws out policy lessons. Chapters are written by leading experts on lone parenthood in each country
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OCLCE
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Lone parents, employment and social policy : cross-national comparisons, edited by Jane Millar and Karen Rowlingson, (electronic resource)
Label
Lone parents, employment and social policy : cross-national comparisons, edited by Jane Millar and Karen Rowlingson, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1t88x8f
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file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-288) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jane Waldfogel [and others]
  • Lone parents and employment in Australia
  • Peter Whiteford
  • Lone parents and employment in Norway
  • Anne Skevik
  • Does it work? Employment policies for lone parents in the Netherlands
  • Trudie Knijn and Frits van Wel
  • Lone parents, employment and social policy in France : lessons from a family-friendly policy
  • Christine Chambaz and Claude Martin
  • Part 2. Cross-cutting themes
  • Foreword: Lone parents : the UK policy context
  • Orientations to work and the issue of care
  • Jane Lewis
  • The social, economic and demographic profile of lone parents
  • Karen Rowlingson
  • Work-related activity requirements and labour market programmes for lone parents
  • Jane Millar
  • Making work pay policies for lone parents
  • Majella Kilkey and Jonathan Bradshaw
  • Lone mothers, employment and childcare
  • Hilary Land
  • Ruth Lister
  • Conclusions
  • Supporting employment : emerging policy and practice
  • Karen Rowlingson and Jane Millar
  • Comparing employment policies for lone parents cross-nationally : an introduction
  • Jane Millar and Karen Rowlingson
  • Part 1. Policies within specific countries
  • Helping British lone parents get and keep paid work
  • Alan Marsh
  • Welfare reform and lone mothers' employment in the US
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Extent
1 online resource (xx, 299 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847425386
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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