4 edition of Women and public policies found in the catalog.
Women and public policies
|Statement||Joyce Gelb and Marian Lief Palley ; with a new prologue and epilogue.|
|Contributions||Palley, Marian Lief, 1939-|
|LC Classifications||HQ1426 .G35 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 268 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||268|
|LC Control Number||96027069|
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More women than ever are working and are the primary income earners for their families in Indiana. Let us have public policies that support our mothers and the next generation of Hoosiers.•.
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This chapter examines the impact of ‘women-friendly’ policies — funding or provision of childcare, paid maternity/home care leaves, public employment, promotion of part-time work, tax systems that do not penalize a second earner in a household, and antidiscrimination and affirmative action policies — on women's employment.
It also considers the relationship between female employment. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
Public policy is a set of decisions by governments and other political actors to influence, change, or frame a problem or issue that has been recognized as in the political realm by policy makers and/or the wider public. Scientific approaches toward public policies have proliferated over the postwar period as the size and scope of government.
This book is the first to explore the similarities and differences in gender related policy making and outcomes in Japan and the United States. It focuses on the role of women's movements and other factors in determining policy. Three policies are examined: Equal employment, domestic violence and.
Wages of Empire: Neoliberal Policies, Repression, and Women's Poverty, Paperback by Cabezas, Amalia L. (EDT); Reese, Ellen (EDT); Waller, Marguerite (EDT), ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Corporate globalization has intensified in recent years, taking a terrible toll on the lives of ordinary women in the global North and South.
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The open contracting approach calls for accountability and redress by government agencies or contractors based on provided feedback, to ensure relevant, timely and real fixes resulting in better goods, services, more efficient public spending and inclusive enabling policies.
Additionally, it calls for women’s participation via communication. Thomas E. Hall is a Professor of Economics at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio where he teaches classes on macroeconomics, business cycles, and the Great Depression. He received his BA from the University of Colorado, and his MA and PhD degrees from the University of California – /5(12).
Despite these disparities, work-family conflict is not an inevitable feature of contemporary life, argues Caitlyn Collins, assistant professor of sociology in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, and the author of a new book that details how the United States’ exceptionally family-hostile public policies are hurting women.
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For instance, Joyce Gelb & M.L. Palley, () in their book entitled "Women and Public Policies" described in detail the cultural and changing patterns that affect women in American society. The changes includes ethnicity, race, class, political and religion. This timely book brings into sharp relief the extent of violence against women.
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Calls us to examine public policies and work for systemic change. The gold-standard for introductory public policy texts, Understanding Public Policy is designed to provide students with concrete tools for not only understanding public policy in general, but for analyzing specific public policies.
This new edition focuses on the many policy changes initiated by President Barack Obama, with special attention /5(28). Public policies and programs offered to support women’s aging are important to scrutinize to avoid potential bias or discrimination that limit opportunities for women across their life spans.
For example, the research of both Freedman and Iwata-Weickgennant () focused on cultural influences on older women’s feelings of optimism and.
Discrimination in America: Experiences and Views of American Women. Retrieved 4 Aprilavailable here. Public policies and medical practice should incentivize providing patient-centered care that focuses on Black women’s individualized needs, including non-clinical, social needs.
This report provides a comparative overview of the policies affecting women’s participation in public life across the MENA region. It examines the existing barriers to women’s access to public decision-making positions, and provides a cross-country assessment of current instruments and institutions to advance women’s empowerment in the.
Public policymaking: An introduction. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, pp. 1 – Chapter 1 The Study of Public Policy In the course of their daily lives people are affected, directly and indirectly, obviously and subtly, by an extensive array of public policies. Take, for example, automobile owners.
If an. Policies alone, Collins discovers, cannot solve women’s struggles. Easing them will require a deeper understanding of cultural beliefs about gender equality, employment and motherhood. With women held to unrealistic standards in all four countries, the best solutions demand that we redefine motherhood, work and family.
Impact on Issues is an indispensable resource for League members. A clear understanding of LWVUS positions, how they interrelate, and how they can complement and reinforce state, local, and regional Inter-League Organization (ILO) positions, strengthens.
New Book Examines Problems Facing Modern Women; Identifies Needed Changes. WASHINGTON, D.C. (MAY 3, ) – The most important economic and social change in the past half-century has been the movement of women into the labor market. Yet our. The Institute for Women’s Policy Research conducts and communicates research to inspire dialog, shape policy, and improve the lives and opportunities of women of diverse backgrounds, circumstances, and experiences.
Trending Issues. Automation & Future of Work. Equity in Higher Ed. Pay Equity & Discrimination. Intimate Partner Violence. “Kingdon’s book is an outstanding teaching tool about the policy process. I have used it in my undergraduate and graduate public policy seminars since its first publication and found it to be fresh and interesting to the students, always generating lively discussion about how issues get on the agenda.”Availability: Available.
A public policy is a plan of action, adopted by an individual, group, company or any level (federal, state, local) or branch of government to address the needs of the public it serves or its citizens.
A public policy is set up to encourage or discourage certain behaviors or activities in its examples are anti-bullying laws, car pollution regulations, small business tax incentives. Facts is your complete guide to Agendas, Alternatives, and Public Policies.
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The book focuses on the role that women played within the Communist Party, which will also show how women acted in public, political situations.
“Women in World History.” Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, This website looks at the implications of Stalin’s policies on Soviet women. Interest Groups and Policies.
As detailed in Chapter 9 “Interest Groups”, interest groups strive to influence public seek access to and provide information to policymakers, lobby the institutions of government, and try to use the media to transmit their perspectives and arguments.
Reclaiming policies for the public › Reclaiming policies for the public In the Agenda governments committed to a revitalized Global Partnership between States and declared that public finance has to play a vital role in achieving the SDGs.
On Octo The Hamilton Project at the Brookings Institution,and Stanford Law School will co-host a forum at Stanford University exploring public policies to promote women’s economic opportunity.
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In. Understanding Public Policy is not only an introduction to the study of public policy, but also an introduction to the models that political scientists use to describe and explain political life.
This leading introduction to public policy is designed to provide undergraduate and graduate students with concrete/5. A 'Forgotten History' Of How The U.S. Government Segregated America Author Richard Rothstein says the housing programs begun under the New Deal were tantamount to.
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This book discusses the relationship between gender, social policy and women’s activism in Latin America, with specific reference to Chile. Motherhood offers an effective strategy for advancing women’s living conditions and rights, and for women themselves to be present in the public sphere.
The National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) has made a key addition, naming Terry Neese as a Distinguished Fellow. Neese, co-founder and past president of Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP), will spearhead the NCPA's examination of how public.
This book assesses the comparability between policies promoting women's equality and the reversal of fertility decline.
Based on comparative data from Canada, Australia, Britain, and to a more limited extent the USA, Alena Heitlinger examines the impact of major international instruments promoting women's equality, and national similarities and differences in women's policy machinery.
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“Finally,” writes Neuborne, “Hitler propounded a misogynistic, stereotypical view of women, valuing them exclusively as wives and mothers while excluding them from full participation in German political and economic life.
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