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Crime and public policy
The key aims in developing a strategy against crime and disorder in any community focus on: reducing the community's vulnerability to crime and violence; diverting potential offenders into more constructive activities; ...
Crime and older Australians: understanding and responding to crime and older people
Since the 1970s there has been an increase in concern about older people as victims of crime. Initially, interest was generated by the assumption that older people were targets of crime and suffered substantial victimisation. ...
Criminals and society
The key aims in developing a strategy against crime and disorder in any community focus on reducing the community's vulnerability to crime and violence, and diverting potential offenders into more constructive activities. ...
Launch of Flinders Institute of Public Policy and Management (FIPPM)
How do we develop and maintain the skills to deal with the hardest policy questions - about people and their lives and aspirations, about the industrial climate, about the sustainability of our national resources, about ...
IPAA workshop: how to write Cabinet submissions
Gives an overview of the role of the South Australian Government, the role of Cabinet, the role of the public service, public policy development, policy-making.
Non-government welfare organisations in South Australia
The data reported here are from a national survey which is presently being analysed in the Social Welfare Research Centre. It analyses numbers and incomes of non-government welfare agencies in Australia, their functions, ...
Ageing in Australia: a pointer to political dilemmas
The social consequence of ageing is cumulative exclusion of a significant number of people from income, jobs, and meaningful roles in society. The political consequence is determination of the legitimacy of claims made ...
Local Government's effective community responses
The challenge before us is to find the right set of interventions to prevent criminal behaviour among young people, and prevent that behaviour becoming a lifelong activity. The two main strategies are on the one hand to ...
Role of Governments, Cabinet and the Public Service
Gives an overview of the role of the South Australian Government, role of Cabinet, role of the Public Service, public policy development, Government budgets, population and demographics of South Australia.
Normalisation: the new orthodoxy in human services?
Provision of services and accommodation for elderly people is a controversial and value-laden activity - something which has caused providers, researchers, policy makers, and elderly people themselves considerable anguish. ...