The Resource Canadian family policies : cross-national comparisons, Maureen Baker

Canadian family policies : cross-national comparisons, Maureen Baker

Label
Canadian family policies : cross-national comparisons
Title
Canadian family policies
Title remainder
cross-national comparisons
Statement of responsibility
Maureen Baker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaOTU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, Maureen
Dewey number
362.82/56/0971
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family policy
  • Family policy
Label
Canadian family policies : cross-national comparisons, Maureen Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""CONTENTS""; ""LIST OF TABLES""; ""PREFACE""; ""1 State intervention in family life""; ""Introduction""; ""What is family policy?""; ""Defining families""; ""Problems with cross-national research""; ""Ideologies behind family policies""; ""The 'private versus public' distinction""; ""Ideology and 'child poverty'""; ""Social policy reform: impetus and constraints""; ""Demographic factors""; ""Economic factors""; ""Political factors""; ""Country profiles""; ""Australia""; ""Canada""; ""France""; ""Germany""; ""The Netherlands""; ""Sweden""; ""The United Kingdom""; ""The United States""
  • ""Conclusion""""2 Changing family trends""; ""Trends in family structure""; ""Rising life expectancy at birth""; ""Declining birth rates""; ""Increase in common-law marriages""; ""Increase in mothers working for pay""; ""Rising rates of separation and divorce""; ""Increase in births outside marriage""; ""Low adoption rates""; ""Rising percentage of lone-parent families""; ""Summary of trends""; ""3 Poverty, labour markets, and social assistance""; ""Indicators of child poverty""; ""Poverty and labour market conditions""; ""Poverty and one-parent households""
  • ""Poverty and social assistance in Canada""""The introduction of unemployment insurance in Canada""; ""A cross-national comparison of social assistance programs""; ""Australia""; ""France""; ""Germany""; ""The Netherlands""; ""Sweden""; ""The United Kingdom""; ""The United States""; ""Conclusion""; ""4 Child allowances and family tax concessions""; ""Introduction""; ""Child and family allowances""; ""Family allowances in Canada""; ""The delivery of family benefits: tax benefits versus transfers""; ""Comparing taxation systems""; ""Tax concessions for families in Canada""
  • ""The former non-refundable Child Tax Credit""""The Married Credit""; ""The Equivalent to Married Credit""; ""The former refundable Child Tax Credit""; ""The Child Care Expenses Deduction""; ""Recent changes: the 1993 Child Tax Benefit""; ""Child allowances and family tax concessions in other countries""; ""Australia""; ""France""; ""Germany""; ""The Netherlands""; ""Sweden""; ""The United Kingdom""; ""The United States""; ""Comparing the value of tax benefits and government transfers""; ""5 Maternity/parental leave and benefits""; ""Dual-earner families""
  • ""Division of labour: inside and outside the home""""Canada: maternity / parental leave and benefits""; ""A cross-national comparison of maternity / parental leave and benefits""; ""Australia""; ""France""; ""Germany""; ""The Netherlands""; ""Sweden""; ""The United Kingdom""; ""The United States""; ""Conclusion""; ""6 Child care delivery and support""; ""Three traditions of child care""; ""The rising cost of children""; ""Models of child care""; ""Types of child care services""; ""Models of regulation and support""; ""Child care in Canada""; ""The history of child care in Canada""
  • ""The growing demand for child care""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (481 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442672178
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2420000000003910
  • (EBL)3251336
  • (CaPaEBR)417617
  • (CaBNvSL)thg00600858
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3251336
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4671307
  • (EXLCZ)992420000000003910
Label
Canadian family policies : cross-national comparisons, Maureen Baker
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""CONTENTS""; ""LIST OF TABLES""; ""PREFACE""; ""1 State intervention in family life""; ""Introduction""; ""What is family policy?""; ""Defining families""; ""Problems with cross-national research""; ""Ideologies behind family policies""; ""The 'private versus public' distinction""; ""Ideology and 'child poverty'""; ""Social policy reform: impetus and constraints""; ""Demographic factors""; ""Economic factors""; ""Political factors""; ""Country profiles""; ""Australia""; ""Canada""; ""France""; ""Germany""; ""The Netherlands""; ""Sweden""; ""The United Kingdom""; ""The United States""
  • ""Conclusion""""2 Changing family trends""; ""Trends in family structure""; ""Rising life expectancy at birth""; ""Declining birth rates""; ""Increase in common-law marriages""; ""Increase in mothers working for pay""; ""Rising rates of separation and divorce""; ""Increase in births outside marriage""; ""Low adoption rates""; ""Rising percentage of lone-parent families""; ""Summary of trends""; ""3 Poverty, labour markets, and social assistance""; ""Indicators of child poverty""; ""Poverty and labour market conditions""; ""Poverty and one-parent households""
  • ""Poverty and social assistance in Canada""""The introduction of unemployment insurance in Canada""; ""A cross-national comparison of social assistance programs""; ""Australia""; ""France""; ""Germany""; ""The Netherlands""; ""Sweden""; ""The United Kingdom""; ""The United States""; ""Conclusion""; ""4 Child allowances and family tax concessions""; ""Introduction""; ""Child and family allowances""; ""Family allowances in Canada""; ""The delivery of family benefits: tax benefits versus transfers""; ""Comparing taxation systems""; ""Tax concessions for families in Canada""
  • ""The former non-refundable Child Tax Credit""""The Married Credit""; ""The Equivalent to Married Credit""; ""The former refundable Child Tax Credit""; ""The Child Care Expenses Deduction""; ""Recent changes: the 1993 Child Tax Benefit""; ""Child allowances and family tax concessions in other countries""; ""Australia""; ""France""; ""Germany""; ""The Netherlands""; ""Sweden""; ""The United Kingdom""; ""The United States""; ""Comparing the value of tax benefits and government transfers""; ""5 Maternity/parental leave and benefits""; ""Dual-earner families""
  • ""Division of labour: inside and outside the home""""Canada: maternity / parental leave and benefits""; ""A cross-national comparison of maternity / parental leave and benefits""; ""Australia""; ""France""; ""Germany""; ""The Netherlands""; ""Sweden""; ""The United Kingdom""; ""The United States""; ""Conclusion""; ""6 Child care delivery and support""; ""Three traditions of child care""; ""The rising cost of children""; ""Models of child care""; ""Types of child care services""; ""Models of regulation and support""; ""Child care in Canada""; ""The history of child care in Canada""
  • ""The growing demand for child care""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (481 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442672178
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2420000000003910
  • (EBL)3251336
  • (CaPaEBR)417617
  • (CaBNvSL)thg00600858
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3251336
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4671307
  • (EXLCZ)992420000000003910

Library Locations

  • Albert D. Cohen Management LibraryBorrow it
    181 Freedman Crescent, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V4, CA
    49.807878 -97.129961
  • Architecture/Fine Arts LibraryBorrow it
    84 Curry Place, Winnipeg, MB, CA
    49.807716 -97.136226
  • Archives and Special CollectionsBorrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle (Elizabeth Dafoe Library), Room 330, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Bibliothèque Alfred-Monnin (Université de Saint-Boniface)Borrow it
    200, avenue de la Cathédrale, Local 2110, Winnipeg, MB, R2H 0H7, CA
    49.888861 -97.119735
  • Bill Larson Library (Grace Hospital)Borrow it
    300 Booth Drive, G-227, Winnipeg, MB, R3J 3M7, CA
    49.882400 -97.276436
  • Carolyn Sifton - Helene Fuld Library (St. Boniface General Hospital)Borrow it
    409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2H 2A6, CA
    49.883388 -97.126050
  • Concordia Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    1095 Concordia Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2K 3S8, CA
    49.913252 -97.064683
  • Donald W. Craik Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    75B Chancellors Circle (Engineering Building E3), Room 361, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809053 -97.133292
  • E.K. Williams Law LibraryBorrow it
    224 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V4, CA
    49.811829 -97.131017
  • Eckhardt-Gramatté Music LibraryBorrow it
    136 Dafoe Road (Taché Arts Complex), Room 257, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.807964 -97.132222
  • Elizabeth Dafoe LibraryBorrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Fr. H. Drake Library (St. Paul's College)Borrow it
    70 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M6, CA
    49.810605 -97.138184
  • J.W. Crane Memorial Library (Deer Lodge Centre)Borrow it
    2109 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3J 0L3, CA
    49.878000 -97.235520
  • Libraries Annex (not open to the public; please see web page for details)Borrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle (in the Elizabeth Dafoe Library), Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Neil John Maclean Health Sciences LibraryBorrow it
    727 McDermot Avenue (Brodie Centre), 200 Level, Winnipeg, MB, R3E 3P5, CA
    49.903563 -97.160554
  • Sciences and Technology LibraryBorrow it
    186 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M8, CA
    49.811526 -97.133257
  • Seven Oaks General Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    2300 McPhillips Street, Winnipeg, MB, R2V 3M3, CA
    49.955177 -97.148865
  • Sister St. Odilon Library (Misericordia Health Centre)Borrow it
    99 Cornish Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 1A2, CA
    49.879592 -97.160425
  • St. John's College LibraryBorrow it
    92 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M5, CA
    49.811242 -97.137156
  • Victoria General Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    2340 Pembina Highway, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2E8, CA
    49.806755 -97.152739
  • William R Newman Library (Agriculture)Borrow it
    66 Dafoe Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2R3, CA
    49.806936 -97.135525
Processing Feedback ...