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  • Children of the Lucky Country?by Fiona Stanley; Margot Prior; Sue Richardson

    Pan Macmillan Australia 2007; US$ 22.72

    We're all concerned for our children?their health, happiness and development. Yet despite living in a society where we've come to expect increasing economic prosperity and technical advancement, many key indicators of the health, well being and development of our children are not improving, and some are worsening. And with economic growth and increasing... more...

  • Aid and Inequality in Kenyaby Gerald Holtham; Arthur Hazelwood

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 48.95

    This reissue, first published in 1976, considers the rapid rate of economic growth in Kenya, combined with its apparent political stability, to determine whether or not this is indeed a case of ?growth without development? and, if so, where the responsibility for aid lies in this situation. The book concludes that while Kenyan growth has not been... more...

  • Aid and Dependenceby Kathryn Morton

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 48.95

    First published in 1975, in conjunction with the Overseas Development Institute, this study examines the case for and against aid for developing nations, taking the specific example of British aid to Malawi?s economic development since independence in 1964. Kathryn Morton suggests that without Britain?s aid, Malawi?s capacity to develop would have... more...

  • The Economics of Aidby J. M. Healey

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 48.95

    First published in 1971, this reissue considers the main aspects of foreign aid to developing countries in terms of economic concepts and principles. The author gives an economic definition of aid and considers the motives for giving aid and the principles on which it may be allocated. He looks at the effect on the economic growth of developing countries... more...

  • Cash-for-Childcareby Jorma Sipila; Katja Repo; Tapio Rissanen

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2010; US$ 40.00

    This insightful book examines the meaning of, and impacts on, cash-for-care systems for mothers of small children. The contributors present a comprehensive overview of the major political and economic contradictions, theoretical debates concerning cash-for-care, and explore the possibility of implementing it into the social policy system. In social... more...

  • Junkie Loveby Phil Shoenfelt

    Ebury Publishing 2010; US$ 11.18

    Camden Town. The late 1980s. A hinterland of rundown squats, petty crime and hard drugs. Amid this sordid milieu, junkies Phil and Cissy go about their daily routine of sex, shooting up and dodging the police. For a while they have each other and nothing else seems to matter. But as their addictions worsen, money runs short and Cissy's... more...

  • Justice beyond 'Just Us'by Professor Gregory W Streich

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 124.95

    Notions of justice and community in the United States are increasingly challenged by trends like immigration, multiculturalism, and economic inequality. Gregory W. Streich offers a fresh re-examination of the normative ideas of justice and community by exposing the ways in which notions of justice and community overlap in American politics and public... more...

  • Grassroots Social Security in Asiaby James Midgley; Mitsuhiko Hosaka

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 48.95

    Grassroots Social Security in Asia investigates the role of mutual associations in providing income protection to low-income people in Asia and in particular the region's developing countries. Historically, these associations have consisted of small groups of people with common interests who save regularly to support, maintain and supplement their... more...

  • Everyday Evaluation on the Runby Yoland Wadsworth

    Allen & Unwin 2011; US$ 31.82

    A practical guide to evaluating programs and organisations, both large and small, in workplace and community settings. more...

  • Interview Exercises for the Police Recruit Assessment Processby Richard Malthouse; Jodi Roffey-Barentsen

    SAGE Publications 2010; US$ 23.00

    A practical and accessible guide to the Interview part of the Police Recruit Assessment Process. more...