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Homelessness in Australia : an introduction

Author: Chris Chamberlain; Guy Johnson; Catherine Robinson
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. NewSouth Publishing, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first book to explore the complexities of homelessness in Australia - and the future policies likely to improve the situation.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Chamberlain; Guy Johnson; Catherine Robinson
ISBN: 9781742234069 1742234062
OCLC Number: 882414909
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 297 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Homelessness policy : benign neglect or regulation and control? / Anne Coleman and Rodney Fopp --
Theorising cause / Guy Johnson and Keith Jacobs --
The dynamics of homelessness / Rosanna Scutella and Mark Wooden --
Definition and counting : where to now? / Chris Chamberlain and David MacKenzie --
Gender and homelessness / Robyn Martin --
Young people / Guy Johnson and Chris Chamberlain --
Older people / Andrew Jones and Maree Petersen --
Indigenous homelessness / Paul Memmott and Daphne Nash --
Domestic and family violence / Suellen Murray and Jacqui Theobald --
Complex needs and the justice system / Eileen Baldry --
Trauma : a cause and consequency of homelessness / Catherine Robinson --
Chronic homelessness : a political and moral priority / Cameron Parsell --
The failure of the housing system / Sarah Toohey --
Reforming the service system / Jane Bullen and Felicity Reynolds.
Responsibility: edited by Chris Chamberlain, Guy Johnson and Catherine Robinson.
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