Refereed Proceedings from the National Social Policy Conference 2001

Edited by Tony Eardley and Bruce Bradbury, April 2002.

ISSN 1446 4179
ISBN 0 7334 1914 3

Editorial Note

The papers in this collection are a selection of those presented at the National Social Policy Conference, 2001, held at the University of New South Wales on 4-6 July 2001.  The selection of papers is based on reviewing by independent referees in accordance with the Department of Education, Science and Training's E1 publication category. Please note that the views expressed in all papers are those of the respective authors and not necessarily those of the Social Policy Research Centre. The editors would like to thank, Annie Parkinson and Diana Encel for their assistance with text editing and Duncan Aldridge and Rosita Lang for report production. 

Tony Eardley and Bruce Bradbury

Foreword (PDF) [57 Kb] by Peter Saunders

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Keynote Address

Anna Yeatman Social Policy, Freedom and Individuality (PDF) [156 Kb]

Plenary Address

David Ellwood The US Vision of Work Based Reform: Promise, Prospects and Pitfalls (PDF) [133 Kb]

Contributed Papers