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The Resource Government & democracy in Australia 2e, [Ian Cook, Mary Walsh and Jeffrey Harwood]

Government & democracy in Australia 2e, [Ian Cook, Mary Walsh and Jeffrey Harwood]

Label
Government & democracy in Australia 2e
Title
Government & democracy in Australia 2e
Statement of responsibility
[Ian Cook, Mary Walsh and Jeffrey Harwood]
Title variation
Government and democracy in Australia
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book introduces students to the important aspects of government and democracy in Australia, by presenting a number of views and then asking readers to debate and discuss Australian politics. It examines a variety of factors that affect politics in Australia such as globalisation, the media and the Internet as well as the basic aspects of Australian politics that must be addressed in a first year text." -- Publisher's website
Cataloging source
ANL
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1960-
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Cook, Ian
Dewey number
320.994
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Walsh, Mary
  • Harwood, Jeffrey
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  • Democracy
  • Australia
Target audience
general
Label
Government & democracy in Australia 2e, [Ian Cook, Mary Walsh and Jeffrey Harwood]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2004
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 374-406
Contents
Introduction. Government and democracy -- Part I. Government in Australia -- 1. The Constitution -- 2. The Legislature -- 3. The Political Executive -- 4. The Judiciary -- 5. The Governor-General (Head of State) -- 6. The Bureaucracy -- Part II. Democracy in Australia -- 7. Federalism -- 8. Voting -- 9. Parties -- 10. Pressure Groups -- Part III. Factors Affecting Government and Democracy in Australia -- 11. The News Media -- 12. Opinion Polling and Political Marketing -- 13. Globalisation -- Part IV. Issues for Government and Democracy in Australia -- 14. Indigenous Australians -- 15. Ethnic Diversity -- 16. Citizenship and Australian Identity -- 17. The Environment and Climate Change -- 18. National Security and Terrorism -- Conclusion -- Bibliography
Control code
000043048926
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxxiv, 414 p.
Isbn
9780195561715
Label
Government & democracy in Australia 2e, [Ian Cook, Mary Walsh and Jeffrey Harwood]
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2004
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 374-406
Contents
Introduction. Government and democracy -- Part I. Government in Australia -- 1. The Constitution -- 2. The Legislature -- 3. The Political Executive -- 4. The Judiciary -- 5. The Governor-General (Head of State) -- 6. The Bureaucracy -- Part II. Democracy in Australia -- 7. Federalism -- 8. Voting -- 9. Parties -- 10. Pressure Groups -- Part III. Factors Affecting Government and Democracy in Australia -- 11. The News Media -- 12. Opinion Polling and Political Marketing -- 13. Globalisation -- Part IV. Issues for Government and Democracy in Australia -- 14. Indigenous Australians -- 15. Ethnic Diversity -- 16. Citizenship and Australian Identity -- 17. The Environment and Climate Change -- 18. National Security and Terrorism -- Conclusion -- Bibliography
Control code
000043048926
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxxiv, 414 p.
Isbn
9780195561715

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