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Quin, Suzanne and Kennedy, Patricia and O'Donnell, Anne and Kiely, Gabriel (1999) Contemporary Irish social policy. Dublin: University College Dublin Press .

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A comprehensive review of the range of social policy provision in Ireland - education, income maintenance, employment, housing and health - together with chapters relating to different categories of consumers of services including children, people with disabilities, older people, Travellers, refugees and asylum seekers. Key areas of policy development concerning youth, drugs and the criminal justice system are also examined. Each chapter is complete in itself, providing description and analysis of current policy, an overview of its historical development and discussion of current and future issues in the field. A table of the main policy developments and a list of further reading are given at the end of each chapter.

Item Type:Book
Call No:MP18, VH4.2
Publisher:University College Dublin Press
Place of Publication:Dublin
Accession Number:HRB 368 (Available), HRB 6433 (Available)
Subjects:MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Social position > Social equality and inequality
MA-ML Social science, culture and community > Sociocultural discrimination concepts > Minority group (racial group, immigrant, Traveller)
MM-MO Crime and law > Substance use laws > Drug laws
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy
P Demography, epidemiology, and history > Substance use history
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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