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Beyond the workfare state : labour markets, equalities and human rights

Author: Mick Carpenter; Belinda Freda; Stuart Speeden
Publisher: Bristol : Policy, 2007.
Series: Online access with Purchase: University Press Scholarship online (Policy Press)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beyond the workfare state explores equality, discrimination and human rights in relation to employability and 'welfare-to-work' policies bringing together a wide and distinctive range of illustrative studies that gives voice to a variety of potentially marginalised groups.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Beyond the workfare state.
Bristol : Policy, 2007
(DLC) 2008396858
(OCoLC)85692078
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mick Carpenter; Belinda Freda; Stuart Speeden
ISBN: 9781847423122 1847423124 1281736422 9781281736420 9781447301547 1447301544
OCLC Number: 235265702
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 192 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 7. Youth discrimination and labour market access: from transitions to capabilities?8. Employability in the third age: a qualitative study of older people in the Glasgow labour market; 9. Refugees and the labour market:refugee sector practice in the 'employability' paradigm; 10. Origins and effects of New Labour's workfare state:modernisation or variations on old themes?; 11. Capabilities, human rights and the challenge to workfare; Index.
Series Title: Online access with Purchase: University Press Scholarship online (Policy Press)
Responsibility: edited by Mick Carpenter, Belinda Freda and Stuart Speeden.
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