Individualization and the Delivery of Welfare Services

Contestation and Complexity

  • Anna Yeatman
  • Gary W. Dowsett
  • Michael Fine
  • Diane Gursansky

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Theoretical Perspectives on Individualization and the Delivery of Welfare Services

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Anna Yeatman, Gary W. Dowsett, Michael Fine, Diane Gursansky
      Pages 3-24
    3. Anna Yeatman, Gary W. Dowsett, Michael Fine, Diane Gursansky
      Pages 25-41
    4. Anna Yeatman, Gary W. Dowsett, Michael Fine, Diane Gursansky
      Pages 42-62
    5. Anna Yeatman, Gary W. Dowsett, Michael Fine, Diane Gursansky
      Pages 63-72
    6. Anna Yeatman, Gary W. Dowsett, Michael Fine, Diane Gursansky
      Pages 73-88
    7. Anna Yeatman, Gary W. Dowsett, Michael Fine, Diane Gursansky
      Pages 89-109
    8. Anna Yeatman, Gary W. Dowsett, Michael Fine, Diane Gursansky
      Pages 110-116
  3. The Case Studies

  4. Back Matter
    Pages 258-279

About this book

Introduction

The conception of welfare services has changed to consider the more specialized needs of individual users or consumers. This book examines the contradictions and complexities of contemporary individualized welfare services, with special reference to service groups who are deeply dependent on service delivery for their quality of life

Keywords

bureaucracy care children community employment Nation nature quality of life service

Authors and affiliations

  • Anna Yeatman
    • 1
  • Gary W. Dowsett
    • 2
  • Michael Fine
    • 3
  • Diane Gursansky
    • 4
  1. 1.University of Western SydneyAustralia
  2. 2.La Trobe UniversityAustralia
  3. 3.Macquarie UniversityAustralia
  4. 4.University of South AustraliaAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230228351
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-54193-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-22835-1
  • About this book