By Anthony Gill
All through historical past, governments have tried to regulate spiritual corporations and restrict spiritual freedom. despite the fact that, during the last 200 years the realm has witnessed a spread of spiritual liberty. What explains this upward push in non secular freedom? Anthony Gill argues that political leaders usually tend to enable non secular freedom whilst such legislation impact their skill to stick in strength, and/or while non secular freedoms are visible to augment the commercial healthiness in their nation.
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Scandinavian welfare states support parenthood in a more systematic way, with systems of child care and parental leave that give mothers better access to the labour market. Autonomy is the counterpart to dependence. Orloff’s framework for welfare states includes the ‘capacity to form and maintain an autonomous household’, and access to paid employment (Orloff 1993), and these are in the same territory. To what extent do social policies entrench dependence or enhance autonomy for carers— mothers in relationships, mothers alone, carers of older kin, women in violent relationships?
Women’s part in Labour policy making is greater than ever before, but not enough to bring gender issues to the forefront of the contemporary politics of social policy. Chapter 2 Family, work and state INTRODUCTION This chapter argues that family, work and state are key arenas for understanding women’s position in social policy: their role in welfare state structures as nurses, teachers, social workers; the impact of social policies on women; the constraints within which they make choices about relationships, work, health, housing; and the gendered nature of the welfare state.