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Title The Kennett revolution : Victorian politics in the 1990s / edited by Brian Costar and Nicholas Economou
Published Sydney : UNSW Press, 1999

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Description xiv, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: The Victorian Liberal model -- A 'Kennett revolution' / Nicholas Economou and Brian Costar -- Pt. 1. Political Culture. 1. 'The policy of confidence': Politics in Victoria 1992-98 / Ardell Shamshullah. 2. Celebrity leadership / Graham Little. 3. The Fourth Estate and the Kennett government / Leanne White and Nicholas Economou. 4. The justice system and accountability / Linda Hancock -- Pt. 2. Politics and Political Institutions. 5. The Kennett government and the constitution: No change? / John Waugh. 6. The Victorian parliament: An institution in decline? / Alistair Harkness. 7. 'The quiet revolution': Public service reform in the Kennett era / Deirdre O'Neill. 8. Coalition government: An unequal partnership / Brian Costar. 9. The ALP: Labouring in opposition / Graham Hudson. 10. Local government to local administration: The new order / Rosemary Kiss. 11. The electoral contest and coalition dominance 1992-98 / Nicholas Economou and Brian Costar -- Pt. 3. Policies. 12. 'A financial revolution?': The politics of the state budget / David Hayward. 13. Privatisation: a policy or an ideology? / Dennis Woodward. 14. 'Economic freedom': Industrial relations policy under the Kennett government / Julian Teicher and Bernadine Van Gramberg. 15. Gambling, economics and culture / David Johnson. 16. The casino state / Sandra McKay. 17. Corporatising conservation: Environment policy under the 'Kennett revolution' / Nicholas Economou. 18. Prognosis negative: Health care economics and the Kennett government / Alistair Harkness. 19. The end of the state school system? Education and the Kennett government / Andrew Spaull. 20. Much ado about nothing? Drug law reform in Victoria / James Rowe. 21. Police, policy and practice / David Baker. 22. Kennett's multicultural Victoria / Colin Rubenstein -- Conclusion: Revolutionary or adaptive? / Brian Costar and Nicholas Economou
Analysis Australia Politics and government 1945-
Kennett, Jeff
Prime ministers Australia Victoria
Victoria Politics and government
Budgets
Bureaucracy
Casinos
Elections, State, 1992
Elections, State, 1996
Kennett, Jeff
Liberal Party of Australia
Liberal Party policy
Political change
Political leadership
Premiers
Premiers - Victoria
Privatisation
State issue
State parliaments
Victoria
Victoria - Economic conditions - 1990-2001
Victoria - Economic policy - 1990-2001
Victoria - Politics and government - 1990-2001
Victoria - Social policy
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography Includes bibliography
Subject Kennett, Jeff, 1948-
Politicians -- Australia -- Victoria.
Premiers -- Australia -- Victoria
Premiers -- Victoria
Prime ministers -- Australia -- Victoria.
Australia -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Victoria -- Economic conditions -- 1990-
Victoria -- Economic conditions -- 1990-2001
Victoria -- Economic policy -- 1990-2001
Victoria -- Economic policy -- 1990-
Victoria -- Politics and government -- 1990-
Victoria -- Politics and government -- 1990-2001
Victoria -- Politics and government.
Victoria -- Social policy.
Author Costar, Brian J.
Economou, Nicholas.
LC no. 00273495
ISBN 0868405450
Other Titles Victorian politics in the 1990s