This paper gives a brief overview of the changing relationship between school and family in Australia
AIFS produces a number of publications relating to our research throughout the year. These include research papers and reports, facts sheets, commissioned reports and submissions. We also publish our peer-reviewed journal Family Matters twice a year and prepared reports for Closing the Gap.
All publications are also listed in our library catalogue.
See also publications from Growing Up in Australia .
Provides a reference for researchers and workers in government and service organisations
In this book the author focuses on the facts, figures, myths and realities of families in Australia.
This paper is a first attempt to estimate the cost of feeding and clothing Australian children at a basic survival level
This paper makes estimates of the number of income units and individuals with income less than the poverty line and of changes since 1978-79
A roof over their heads: Housing issues and families in Australia : Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) Monograph No 4
Monograph looks at the nature of housing in Australia and the ways in which housing policies have affected families and the quality of family life.
Investigates the effects of relinquishing a child on the subsequent adjustment of the mother
Australian Families Income Transfer (AFIT) Project Bulletin No 1, May 1984.
This paper focuses on the impact of death of a parent on children and their response to growing up in a one parent family.
This paper concerns itself with the dilemmas of family policies as such and highlights the necessity for governments to think about policy impacts