Caring responsibilities: the making of citizen carers?

Barnes, Marian (2011) Caring responsibilities: the making of citizen carers? In: Newman, Janet E. and Tonkens, Evelien, eds. Participation, Responsibility and Choice. Summoning the Active Citizen in Western European Welfare States. Care and Welfare . Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam, pp. 161-178. ISBN 978908964752

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This chapter considers the English carers movement from the perspective of the encouragement of active, responsible citizenship. It offers an analysis of the most recent carers strategy and considers how official notions of ‘caring responsibilities’ are in tension with those espoused by carers themselves.

Item Type: Chapter in book
Uncontrolled Keywords: Carers movement; responsibility voice; citizenship
Subjects: L000 Social Sciences > L400 Social Policy
Faculties: Faculty of Health and Social Sciences > School of Applied Social Science > Health and Social Policy Research Centre
Depositing User: editor sass
Date Deposited: 30 Sep 2010 10:07
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2014 09:24

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