838 books (42 pages) in this category
Why Gulf Wealth Matters to Britain
by David Wearing
by John A. Byers
Investigating a whole host of species from around the globe, the first short and affordable introduction to this growing field of study 'Byers ultimately makes the reader yearn to join him and watch animals for a livingE an excellent example of ...
by Simon Tormey
Every aspect of the anti-capitalist world is covered in this helpful guide, from WOMBLES to Zapatistas, NGOs to environmentalism, Paris 1968 to Seattle, and beyond. Picking up where Naomi Klein left off, this is not so much a manifesto as a ...
by Perry Anderson
Ethics and Politics from Aristotle to MacIntyre
by Kelvin Knight
Aristotle is the most influential philosopher of practice, and Knight's new book explores the continuing importance of Aristotelian philosophy. First, it examines the theoretical bases of what Aristotle said about ethical, political and ...
Defectors Talk About Their Lives Inside the World's Most Secretive Nation
by Daniel Tudor
by Catherine Mayer
by Frank Moorhouse
<b>ASIO has kept a file on Frank Moorhouse since he was seventeen. Now Frank has decided it is time to report on ASIO.<br><br></b>This year ASIO has extended its surveillance powers, made the issuing of warrants easier and limited the freedom of
by Stan Grant
In Quarterly Essay 64, Stan Grant takes a deep and passionate look at Indigenous futures, in particular the fraught question of remote communities.<BR><BR>Moving beyond simplistic talk of "lifestyle choices," Grant explores what makes for a ...
Controversies and Debates
by Daniel Baldino
The emphasis of Australian Foreign Policy: Controversies and Debates is to expose and examine the core debates and multiple dilemmas that define foreign policy in Australia. Each chapter is made up on an introduction and a debate which ...
by Carl Ungerer
This textbook examines changes to Australian foreign policy since 9/11 and the rise of global Islamic terrorism. It covers each of the main areas of Australian foreign policy ? security, trade, development assistance, multilateral institutions ...
by Williams, Evan (Compiler)
The story of Team Australia in headlines. Inspired by the <i>Onion</i>, Evan Williams searched high and low for the real news headlines that capture the hilarious hypocrisy and absurdity of the Abbott years. What he found poses the question-
by George Megalogenis
by George Megalogenis
by Nick Economou
by Fabian Wendt
by Robert Manne
This year has seen unprecedented scrutiny of Rupert Murdoch's empire in Britain. But what about in Australia, where he owns 70 per cent of the press? In <i>Bad News</i>, Robert Manne investigates Murdoch's lead political voice here, ...
Harry Blackman's Supreme Court Journey
by Linda Greenhouse
by Thomas Hale
<p>It is now conventional wisdom to see the great policy challenges of the 21st century as inherently transnational. It is equally common to note the failures of the international institutions the world relies on to address such challenges. As ...
by Millar Ann
"<i>The Biographical Dictionary of the Australian Senate</i> covers the period 1901–1929, the period in which the Parliament operated from Melbourne. This first volume provides short articles on Australia s Senators during the first thirty