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New Labour’s family policy

Williams Fiona

in Social Policy Review 17

Published by Policy Press

Published in print June 2005 | ISBN: 9781861346704
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447303442 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781861346704.003.0016
New Labour’s family policy

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This chapter examines the family policy of New Labour. It begins by studying the claim that the creation in 2003 of a new Ministry for Children, Young People, and Families actually marked the arrival of an explicit, universal, and child-centred family policy. The four key features of this family policy are identified, before the positive and negative characteristics of these themes are discussed.

Keywords: family policy; positive characteristics; negative characteristics

Chapter.  5783 words. 

Subjects: Social Research and Statistics

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