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Title The Howard years / edited by Robert Manne
Published Melbourne., Victoria : Black Inc. Agenda, [2004]


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Description viii, 326 pages ; 24 cm
regular print
Series Black Inc. Agenda series
Black Inc. Agenda series.
Contents Preface / Robert Manne -- The Howard Years, A Political Interpretation / Robert Manne -- Howard's Politics / Mungo MacCallum -- The New Liberalism / Judith Brett -- A True Conservative? / Helen Irving -- Indigenous Australians / Mick Dodson -- Refugees / William Maley -- Economic Policy / John Quiggin -- Social Policy / Julian Disney -- Higher Education / Simon Marginson -- The Environment / Ian Lowe -- Australia and Indonesia / M.C. Ricklefs -- Foreign Policy / Tony Kevin
Summary "This powerful book examines the record of the Howard government. In a series of engaging and accessible essays by some of our leading thinkers, it critically assesses how the government has performed on key issues and tracks its larger influence on Australian society. It shows how the 'most conservative leader the Liberal Party has ever had' has re-made, and divided, the nation"--Cover
Analysis Howard, John, MP
Government performance
Government policy
Political conditions
History, 1990-1999
History, 2000-
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Howard, John, 1939- -- Political and social views.
Liberal Party of Australia.
Prime ministers -- Australia.
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1990-2001
Australia -- Politics and government -- 2001-
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1996-
Author Manne, Robert.
LC no. 00002513
ISBN 0975076914 paperback