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A Caring Society? free pdf Care is no longer a private concern. In the twenty-first century, characterized by population aging, family fragmentation and the entry of women into the paid workforce, it has become a major public issue. This important text offers a systematic, comparative analysis of the sociology, philosophy and emergent practices of care in the context of the political economy of post-industrial societies.

About Michael Fine

MICHAEL FINE is Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Deputy Director, Centre for Research on Social Inclusion at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia.

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Author : Michael Fine
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 29 September 2006
ISBN : 033399339X
EAN : 9780333993392
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 259 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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