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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/360225
Description: Afghanistan was the first major test for US nation-building efforts in the twenty-first century. Previous analyses have identified many of the barriers that prevented the USA from engaging in effectiv ... More
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Authors: Wood, Steve
Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: European Union | Europe | Prestige
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/360494
Description: Prestige is an elusive concept and a desirable asset. For political entities, it can assist routine tasks, the achieving of substantive goals, and the averting of hazards. Lack of prestige may have ne ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1060917
Description: From 1960s onwards, liberal multiculturalism – from Iris M. Young's notion of a 'differentiated citizenship' or what Rodolfo Stavenhagen terms 'internal self-determination' to Will Kymlicka's multicul ... More
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Authors: Goot, Murray
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1065219
Description: This introduction to the collection of articles published in MIA to mark 50 years of The Australian offers a critical assessment of the literature on The Australian. It covers the miracle of the paper ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/355194
Description: Of all the island states of the Southwest Pacific, Fiji's foreign relations have been the most fraught since the advent of independence in the region, due largely to a succession of coups d'état. Thes ... More
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Authors: Maddox, Marion
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/338872
Description: The literature on religion and international politics has expanded in reaction to the events iconically known as '9/11', said to cast doubt on the 'secularisation thesis', which dominated the social s ... More
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Authors: Nielsen, Erik
Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: 210300 Historical Studies
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/362087
Description: Imperialism was a key concern for Australia during its early engagement with the Olympic Movement. This engagement was marked by a tension between traditional British approaches to sport and more mode ... More
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Authors: McAlister, Jodi
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1190669
Description: Australian young adult (YA) fiction has a post-apocalyptic tradition that considerably pre-dates dystopia's current global popularity. Long before characters like Katniss Everdeen and Tris Prior emerg ... More
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Authors: Arrow, Michelle
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/358661
Description: 2014 marked the centenary of the outbreak of World War One (WW1), but in Australia, it was merely the warm-up for 2015, which will feature a parade of commemorative events of all kinds. There is inten ... More
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/356063
Description: The implications for Green political theory of the international community's failure to avert dangerous warming are evaluated. An emerging conflict is identified between the Green-romantic value of re ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/362289
Description: This paper uses a trial audit of history programs undertaken in 2011-2012 to explore issues surrounding the attainment of Threshold Learning Outcomes (TLOs) in an emerging Australian national standard ... More
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Authors: Teo, Hsu-Ming
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/360570
Description: In 2013, the NSW Premier's Young People's History Prize was won by Australian novelist Jackie French's historical novel Pennies for Hitler. French's young adult novel, Dingo: The dog who conquered a c ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1056277
Description: 12 page(s)
Authors: Lee, Lavina
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1055774
Description: This paper will look at India's likely role in Asia under the leadership of Narendra Modi. It first outlines the historical basis for the Look East Policy and the objectives pursued by earlier governm ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1037752
Description: India has had long-standing interests in the Central Asian region. Vladimir Putin's proposal for a Eurasian Union and the recent announcement of the creation of a Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) raises ... More
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