Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 June 2011

250 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199579020

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A Right to Care?

Unpaid Care Work in European Employment Law

Nicole Busby

Oxford Labour Law

  • Examines unpaid care work and paid employment, a topical and complex area of employment law, and provides an understanding of key policy issues and the legal problems involved
  • Uses an interdisciplinary approach which brings together a range of sources from law, economics, and social policy, placing the law in its wider context
  • Provides a clear-cut policy solution to the problem of unpaid care work, involving the establishment of a right to provide care
  • Explores the potential for the development of a specific right to care within European employment law

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