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Access to Justice for Disadvantaged Communities

Author: Marjorie Mayo; Gerald Koessl; Matthew Scott, (College teacher); Imogen Slater
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, IL, USA : Policy Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Justice is a basic human right in all democratic doctrines, but in Britain, where welfare has faced recent market-based reforms, it's increasingly a right available only to those who can afford it. Professionals and volunteers are struggling to provide services such as legal counselling and representation to disadvantaged communities. This book explores how strategies to safeguard these vital services can  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjorie Mayo; Gerald Koessl; Matthew Scott, (College teacher); Imogen Slater
ISBN: 9781447311027 1447311027
OCLC Number: 859584011
Description: viii, 164 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : accessing social justice in disadvantaged communities --
Social justice and the welfare state --
Concepts of justice and access to justice --
Ethos and values --
Challenges and dilemmas --
Public service modernisation, restructuring and recommodification --
Conflict and competition versus collaboration and planning --
Public service modernisation and time --
Alienation and demoralisation, or continuing labours of love? --
Access to social justice for disadvantaged communities : value and values.
Responsibility: Marjorie Mayo, Gerald Koessl, Matthew Scott and Imogen Slater.

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This unique study explores how strategies to safeguard the provision of legal advice and access to welfare rights to disadvantaged communities might be developed in ways that strengthen rather than  Read more...

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