Federation Press


Policing the Rural Crisis

There is a growing sense of crisis in rural ways of life, which manifests itself in economic decline, depopulation, depleted environments, and a crisis of rural identities. Crime is one potent marker of crisis, the more so as it spoils the image of healthy, cohesive...

Labor's program for workplace reform

This free supplement to Breen Creighton and Andrew Stewart's textbook, Labour Law, provides an overview of the Rudd Government's plans for workplace reform. It includes details of the revised version of the National Employment Standards released in June 2008, together with an update on the...