Grover, Chris G. (2005) The National Childcare Strategy: the social regulation of lone mothers as a gendered reserve army of labour. Capital and Class, Spring (85). pp. 63-90. ISSN 0309-8168Full text not available from this repository.
The National Childcare Strategy is examined through the idea of workfarism, and a new evaluation of the ‘women as reserve army’ thesis. The Strategy is shown to benefit capital by regulating a gendered reserve army of labour, and by constraining costs through the socialisation of reproduction and the subsidisation of childcare markets.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Capital and Class|
|Additional Information:||RAE_import_type : Journal article RAE_uoa_type : Social Work and Social Policy & Administration|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HM Sociology|
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Applied Social Science|
|Deposited On:||25 Mar 2008 12:43|
|Last Modified:||03 Dec 2016 00:04|
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