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Author Burchell, David, 1960-

Title Western horizon : Sydney's heartland and the future of Australian politics / David Burchell
Published Carlton North, Vic. : Scribe, 2003


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Description 122 pages : map. ; 21 cm
Series Scribe short books
Scribe short books.
Summary Since the 2001 general election, commentators have struggled to explain what it is that makes Western Sydney different. This volume is the first serious effort to find answers. After decades of being the home of battlers, Western Sydney has become a success story, and it is the region's voters who have become the new class
Analysis Western Sydney
Electoral swings
Political change
Socioeconomic status
Social change
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-122)
Subject Political participation -- Western Sydney (N.S.W.)
Public opinion -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney
Public opinion -- Australia -- Sydney (N.S.W.)
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Social conditions -- 2001-
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Politics and government -- 2001-
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Social conditions.
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Politics and government.
Western Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Politics and government
Western Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Social conditions
Western Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Attitudes
LC no. 2004478866
ISBN 0908011938 paperback