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    • Education reform 

      Graycar, Adam (1993-11)
      The education system is being restructured within the context of a changing economy, changing industry standards, and rapidly changing technology and delivery systems.
    • Effectiveness of the criminal justice system 

      Graycar, Adam (1995-07)
      This paper outlines some of the issues involved in developing a framework to develop indicators of effectiveness for the criminal justice system, guided by the Australian Institute of Criminology.
    • Evidence-based decision making 

      Graycar, Adam (2004-05)
      Discusses the requirement for obtaining evidence for policy makers, collecting and analysing data, and (1) how is evidence assembled, and (2) how much does evidence impact on policy.
    • Exporting university education 

      Graycar, Adam (1991-06)
      While full fee paying students are a boost to the local economy there are also long term trade and foreign policy benefits as we contribute to the education of the leaders of tomorrow. The State Government regards the ...
    • An eye for evaluation 

      Graycar, Adam; Moller, Jerry (1982-00)
      A model is developed by which evaluation of social work services can study a cross-section of factors which affect the performance of that service. It demonstrates how the boundaries of an evaluation can be defined without ...
    • Factors in producing a healthy old age 

      Graycar, Adam (1986-07)
      The population is ageing slowly and the implications of this for social security and health and social service provision have caused alarm in some government circles. Most of the "young-old" are of an age where people are ...
    • Family and community care of elderly people 

      Graycar, Adam (1983-11)
      The 'graying' of Australia's population has been a regular topic of discussion in government, demographic, health, and social service circles in recent years. It has been noted carefully because shifts in population ...
    • Family policy 

      Graycar, Adam (1984-08)
      The results from the world survey of family policy guidelines demonstrate powerfully and unequivocally that family policy is, above all, a political construct. Like all political constructs it draws its meaning from ...
    • Fraud prevention and control in Australia 

      Graycar, Adam (2000-08)
      The prevention and control of fraud are two of the great challenges for Australia now, and in the years to come. Success in dealing with fraud will enhance Australia's business reputation, save resources in the public ...
    • Future directions of welfare in Australia 

      Graycar, Adam (1983-08)
      Those of us involved in social welfare, either as service providers or as academic researchers, are concerned with the well-being of people in our community - with levels of living, with people's access to quality care, ...
    • General speech - Quality assurance in higher education 

      Graycar, Adam (1992-00)
      A State strategic plan is being developed for higher education, and this plan assumes a quality product. Universities do not prescribe to standards of quality. Complaints and anecdotal evidence are received regarding the ...
    • Global and regional approaches to fighting transnational crime 

      Graycar, Adam (2001-03)
      The rapid mobility of people, money, information, ideas, and commodities generally, has provided new opportunities for crime, and new challenges for law enforcement agencies. This paper reviews some of the major themes ...
    • Government policies in aged care 

      Graycar, Adam (1987-09)
      The looming explosion in social care poses formidable challenges for policy makers in the gerontological arena. Policies, programs and services that reflect the interests of our older population, families of older people, ...
    • Graduation address 

      Graycar, Adam (1985-09)
      We have all seen technical changes of astounding, stunning and overwhelming consequence. We can find technical solutions to many of our problems. We can think the unthinkable and do the undoable - yet are we a lot better ...
    • Graduation address 

      Graycar, Adam (1996-05)
      Policing used to be a fairly reactive activity with a lot of waiting waiting, waiting, and working out what to do. The pace of life today, and the structure of community and of criminality, is so very different, that the ...
    • Graduation address 

      Graycar, Adam (1998-08)
      The knowledge and skills that you have acquired to date are a foundation for the future, not things carved in stone that will remain immutable and unchanged throughout your working life. You will change jobs, careers, and ...
    • Graduation of students of Asian Commercial Cookery Certificate 

      Graycar, Adam (1992-06)
      Success doesn't come overnight. Cuisine evolves over a long period as skilled cooks experiment with flavour, texture, composition and environment. What you have learnt has taken a long time to develop, and with your ...
    • Graffiti: Implications for law enforcement, local government and the community 

      Graycar, Adam (2003-08)
      Different people respond to graffiti in different ways. Indeed, if beauty is in the eye of the beholder, nowhere is this more evident than in individual responses to graffiti. To most residents of towns and cities they ...
    • Grandparents 

      Graycar, Adam (1988-09)
      We tend to associate grandparents with old-fashioned families - the extended, multigenerational kind much celebrated in our mythology. Many think that grandparents have become less important as the nation has become more ...
    • Grey power 

      Graycar, Adam (1985-07)
      As elderly citizens and voters increase as a proportion of the general Australian population, and with the increasingly vociferous public debates around the theme of retirement income, the question arises as to whether old ...