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Title A decent provision : Australia welfare policy, 1870 to 1949 / John Murphy.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2016.

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Description 1 online resource (270 pages) : illustrations
Series Modern economic and social history series
Modern economic and social history series.
Note "First published 2011 by Ashgate Publishing"--Title page verso.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Social service -- Australia -- History.
Public welfare -- Australia -- History.
Australia -- Social policy -- History.
Australia.
Genre History.
Electronic books.
Contents 1. The pauper in the new world : on not having a poor law -- 2. The mixed economy of colonial welfare : faith, self-help and charity -- 3. The veterans of labour : old-age pensions -- 4. The commonwealth laboratory -- 5. 'The duty of the nation' : a parallel welfare state for veterans -- 6. The failures of the 1920s : maternalism and national insurance -- 7. The depression -- 8. National insurance, 1938-1939 -- 9. Unfinished business : labor's welfare state, 1941-1949.
Other Title Print version : 9781409407591