2 edition of Australia; a social and political history. found in the catalog.
Australia; a social and political history.
|LC Classifications||DU110 .G82 1966|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 445 p.|
|Number of Pages||445|
|LC Control Number||66078569|
Ageing and social change in Australia Cathy Gong and Hal Kendig This chapter aims to provide a constructive understanding of social change and ageing in Australia. It presents a history of ideas and evidence on ageing in order to reveal the societal context that has shaped successive cohorts reaching later life. Contemporary. Professor of History, ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences, Australian National University Carol Johnson Emerita Professor, Department .
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Australia; a social and political history. New York, F.A. Praeger . The s was a period of change for Australia. The ethnic diversity produced by post-war immigration, the decline of the United Kingdom and the Vietnam War (to which Australia sent troops) all contributed to an atmosphere of political, economic and social change.
Abstract. Social movements emerged quickly in Australia and exerted a rapid and important influence on the development of politics and society.
Not only were Australian men among the first to enjoy the privilege of the suffrage, they were also among the first to extend this privilege to women, to form powerful unions, to forge parties of labour capable of wielding national power, and to host Author: Sean Scalmer.
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The most striking characteristics of the vast country are its global isolation, its low relief, and the aridity of much of its surface.
If, like the English novelist D.H. Lawrence, visitors from the Northern Hemisphere are at first overwhelmed by “the vast, uninhabited land and by the grey charred bush so phantom-like, so ghostly, with its tall, pale trees and many dead trees, like corpses.
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Landmarks and turning points are interwoven with the pedagogic, social and political shifts that have shaped today's school system. The Commonwealth of Australia, with a federal structure, was established. By the time of World War I, Australian politics emphasised social policy, industrial development, and protectionism to cushion local industries and maintain full employment.About this Item: Harcourt Bace Jovanovich, Marrickville, NSW, Australia, Soft Cover.
Condition: Very Good. Charts the turbulent political and social history of Australia from the arrival of the Aboriginal tribes o years ago right up to the mounting tensions and disintegration of the Hawke government in the closing months of Australia's long history of immigration and the increasing ethnic diversity of its population have spurred debates about the definition of an Australian.
Many Aboriginal and Asian citizens still experience a sense of alienation and exclusion from acceptance as "real" Aussies and in difficult economic times often become political and social.