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Social policy in the 21st century

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Publication Date: 
1 Aug 2004

Full issue of Policy Options available for order (see SOURCE), individual articles available online for download.

The August 2004 issue of Policy Options features twelve essays focusing on the theme of "Social policy in the 21st century". The following articles include discussion of early childhood education and care policy. These are:

"In the national interest": A social policy agenda for a new century - restore cooperative federalism, modernize medicare, put children first
by Tom Kent

Social policy and the knowledge economy: New century, new paradigm
by Thomas J. Courchene

Back to the future - the rear-view mirror provides glimpses of what lies ahead for income security in the 21st century
by Havi Echenberg