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Author Brett, Judith, 1949-

Title Australian liberals and the moral middle class : from Alfred Deakin to John Howard / Judith Brett
Published Cambridge, UK ; Port Melbourne, Vic. : Cambridge University Press, 2003

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Description xi, 260 pages ; 23 cm
regular print
Contents 1. Australian Liberals -- 2. Organisation and the Meaning of Fusion -- 3. Protestants -- 4. Good Citizens and Public Order -- 5. Honest Finance -- 6. From Menzies' Forgotten People to the Whitlam Generation -- 7. Fraser -- 8. Neo-liberalism -- 9. John Howard, Race and Nation
Summary A political and social history offering a rich and complex analysis of the shifting relationship between the experiences of the moral middle class and the Australian Liberal Party and its predecessors, beginning with Alfred Deakin facing an organised working class in parliament and ending with John Howard
Analysis Liberalism - Australia
Liberal Party of Australia
Social classes - Australia
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 239-251
Subject Liberal Party of Australia.
Liberal Party of Australia -- History.
Liberalism -- Australia -- History.
Middle class -- Political activity -- Australia.
Middle class -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.
Liberalism -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.
Australia -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Author Brett, Judith, 1949-
LC no. 2003055210
ISBN 0521536340 paperback
0521829380 cased