The future of family life for the working poor

Hingst, Raymond D. (2007) The future of family life for the working poor. Advocate: Newsletter of the National Tertiary Education Union, 14 ( 1). p. 24.


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This item provides a glimpse into the future for the working poor in Australia under Howard's WorkChoices based on a perspective gained in the USA. Home ownership, effective health cover and access to many of the opportunities that society offers the middle and upper classes, are denied to most working poor families.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Copyright retained by author. Pre-print version of article, as made available here, differs in title from the Published version. Pre-print title: Family life and the working poor.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - Department of Management and Organisational Behaviour
Date Deposited: 23 Apr 2008 06:33
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 23:01
Uncontrolled Keywords: working poor, family, families, WorkChoices, USA
Fields of Research : 14 Economics > 1402 Applied Economics > 140213 Public Economics-Public Choice
16 Studies in Human Society > 1605 Policy and Administration > 160510 Public Policy

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