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Women" issues in social policy

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Feminist criticism -- Great Britain.,
    • Social problems.,
    • Sex discrimination against women -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- Social policy -- 1979-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Mavis Maclean and Dulcie Groves.
      ContributionsMaclean, Mavis., Groves, Dulcie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN390 .W58 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 237 p. :
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1856596M
      ISBN 10041504121X, 0415041228
      LC Control Number90008564

        Many past situations such as The Great Depression (), II. World War and the global crisis, have led to important structural changes in the role and function of the state. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of o results for Books: Politics & Social Sciences: Politics & Government: Public Affairs & Policy: Social Policy.

      Throughout the years, the League has continued its dual purposes of education and advocacy, engaging in studies on representative government, international relations, natural resources, and social policy. Although our history of advocacy goes back to our beginnings, this version of Impact on Issues covers our advocacy efforts beginning in the. Women continue to be paid, on average, only 80 cents for every dollar paid to men, and the gap is even larger for women of color. The Paycheck Fairness Act updates and strengthens the Equal Pay Act of to ensure that it provides effective protection against sex-based pay discrimination and strengthens workplace protections for women.

        Universal family policies — job protection, generous parental leave and child-care services — keep women employed. This model assumes that women and men share equally in domestic and paid work. 3. Founded in , the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with more than , members. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.


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Women's issues in social policy. London ; New York: Routledge, (OCoLC) Online version: Women's issues in social policy. London ; New York: Routledge, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Mavis Maclean; Dulcie Groves.

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