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Parliament and How It Works

By: John E. Edwards

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canberra, Co-Operative Press: 1948

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 238272

Condition: Good Condition


A simple account of our Parliamentary System with some personal reminiscences. 40 pages. Foxing to Covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Australian; Australia; Genealogy & Local History; Australian::Australian Politics. Inventory No: 238272. Paperback View more info

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Aspects of Australian Government - A Short General Survey of Australian Political Instutions

By: John Rorke - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, University of Sydney: 1962

Seller ID: 226602

Condition: Good Condition


Small corner piece of first page missing 100 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; Australian::Australia - NSW. Inventory No: 226602. Paperback View more info

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Menzies: Last of the Queen's Men

By: Kevin Perkins

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby Limited: 1968

Seller ID: 245699

Condition: Very Good Condition


Pictorial endpapers. 264 pages. Light tanning to pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Biography & Autobiography; Biography. Inventory No: 245699. Hardcover View more info

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Civilising Global Capital: New Thinking for Australian Labor

By: Mark Latham

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1998

Seller ID: 247623

ISBN: 1864486686

Condition: Very Good Condition


'The Australian people are again looking to Labor for the next generation of public policy ideas and reforms. This is why Mark Latham's book is so valuable. It is a fresh and thoughtful assessment of the means by which Labor might renew its program for social democracy.' - Gough Whitlam Global capital treats us all with ruthless efficiency. We are either consumers, factors of production, or a deadweight loss. Our human aspirations - individual and social - are feeling the pressure of globalisation. Globalisation has left parties and politicians struggling for solutions. The political Right has... View more info

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Reform and Reversal - Lessons from the Coalition Government in New South Wales 1988-1995

By: Martin Laffin and Martin Painter [Editors]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Macmillan: 1995

Seller ID: 226166

ISBN: 0732931673

Condition: Good Condition


Underlining of some text and notations in margins in pencil in places. 287 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0732931673. ISBN/EAN: 9780732931674. Inventory No: 226166. Paperback View more info

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Politics Between Departments

By: Martin Painter & Bernard Carey

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1979

Seller ID: 226119

ISBN: 0702212873

Condition: Good Condition


132 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0702212873. ISBN/EAN: 9780702212871. Inventory No: 226119. Paperback View more info

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John Hewson - A Biography

By: Norman Abjorensen

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Australia, Lothian: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 238580

ISBN: 0850915759

Condition: Very Good Condition


213 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Australian::Australian Politics. ISBN: 0850915759. ISBN/EAN: 9780850915754. Inventory No: 238580. Hardcover View more info

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Prime Ministers of Australia

By: Parliamentary Education Office

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian Government Publishing Service: 1994

Seller ID: 247823

ISBN: 0644296690

Condition: Near Fine Condition


82 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Australia; Australian::Australian History. ISBN: 0644296690. ISBN/EAN: 9780644296694. Inventory No: 247823. Paperback View more info

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Making A Difference: Reflections on Life, leadership and Politics

By: Peter Beattie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, HarperCollins: 2005

Seller ID: 237614

ISBN: 0732273994

Condition: Very Good Condition


A candid book from one of Australia's most successful and charismatic politicians. Peter Beattie has been the premier of Queensland since 1998 and has long been admired for being 'one of the people'. Part memoir and part manifesto, this book explores: o the premier's upbringing and the effect it had on forging his values and political style. o the contribution the Beattie Government has made to the State of Queensland. o Beattie's views on Labor leaders, both past and present; and on Labor's future. o His views on key issues, including health, education and social reform. o His relationship wi... View more info

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The People and the Constitution

By: R.S. Parker

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian Institute of Political Science: 1949

Seller ID: 226601

Condition: Good Condition


Includes separate stapled booklet with Appendix Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; Inventory No: 226601. Paperback View more info

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Justice Versus Sorcery

By: R.T. Gore

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Australia, Jacaranda: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 238634

Condition: Good Condition


218 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; Inventory No: 238634. Hardcover View more info

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The Australian New Left: Critical Essays and Strategy

By: Richard Gordon [Editor]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, William Heinemann: 1970

Seller ID: 240374

ISBN: 0855610093

Condition: Good Condition


Covers rubbed. 304 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0855610093. ISBN/EAN: 9780855610098. Inventory No: 240374. Paperback View more info

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Politics in Australia

By: Rodney Smith and Lex Watson [Editors]

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1990

Seller ID: 238472

ISBN: 0043640273

Condition: Good Condition


285 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0043640273. ISBN/EAN: 9780043640272. Inventory No: 238472. Paperback View more info

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Australian Political Institutions

By: Singleton, Aitkin, Jinks, Warhurst

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Australia, Longman & Co: 1996

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 226759

ISBN: 0582875021

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Provides a clear and concise account of the structures, processes and key issues which make up the political system of Australia. 344 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0582875021. ISBN/EAN: 9780582875029. Inventory No: 226759. Paperback View more info

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Battlelines

By: Tony Abbott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 2009

Seller ID: 242821

ISBN: 0522856063

Condition: Very Good Condition


What's next for the conservative side of politics? Where are new battlelines to be drawn? Current opposition Leader Tony Abbott offers a frank analysis of the way forward for the Liberal Party from 2009 when he was Federal Shadow Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs. Here he draws lessons from the dying days of the Howard Government, and gives his views on his contemporaries, including Kevin Rudd, Peter Costello, Julia Gillard and Malcolm Turnbull. In Battlelines, Abbott looks at the values and instincts that drive the Liberal Party and proposes policy that the part... View more info

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Australia in the Twentieth Century - A Short Political History

By: Trevor R. Reese

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, F.W.. Cheshire: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 226721

Condition: Good Condition


239 pages. Tanning due to age. A bit worn around the edges with a few bumps collected no doubt over the years from normal use.. Previous owners name to top of title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Politics & Government; Inventory No: 226721. Hardcover View more info

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Government and Politics in Australia

By: W. J. Byrt, Frank Crean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, McGraw Hill: 1972

Seller ID: 226760

ISBN: 0070931208

Condition: Good Condition


208 pages. Tanning to pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Australian::Australian Politics; Australia; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0070931208. ISBN/EAN: 9780070931206. Inventory No: 226760. Paperback View more info

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The Turnbull Gamble

By: Wayne Errington and Peter Van Onselen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Melbourne University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 235855

ISBN: 97805228707323

Condition: Very Good Condition


The Liberal Party took a risk replacing Tony Abbott with Malcolm Turnbull. They had seen how voters could turn when the ALP tore down a first-term prime minister. But MPs were desperate, having witnessed the collapse in polling during Abbott's prime ministership. By the time Turnbull called the election it was still unclear what he wanted to achieve. He seemed strangely underprepared for a job that he had fought so long to win. Turnbull leads a party whose culture he doesn't share. While the narrow election victory may have justified the gamble to place him in office, does Turnbull have the le... View more info