A Dictionary of Australian Politics

A Dictionary of Australian Politics

by Jackie Dickenson, Robert Corcoran
     
 

From barbecue-stopper to washminster, chardonnay socialist to xenophobia, A Dictionary of Australian Politics is a comprehensive and lively guide to Australian political language. With handy "quick grab" definitions, it is supported by in-depth explanations of the history and usage of important terms. For anyone interested in politics, this is an

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From barbecue-stopper to washminster, chardonnay socialist to xenophobia, A Dictionary of Australian Politics is a comprehensive and lively guide to Australian political language. With handy "quick grab" definitions, it is supported by in-depth explanations of the history and usage of important terms. For anyone interested in politics, this is an authoritative and entertaining reference. It is uniquely Australian, bringing together a range of political terms and expressions that over time have entered the vernacular. It also includes international terms which are essential to political discourse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781742370507
Publisher:
Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited
Publication date:
04/01/2010
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

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