Australian Politics For Dummies
Created especially for the Australian customer!
Understand the Australian political system and make your vote count
Get to grips with the good, the bad and the ugly of Australian politics! Whether you're a seasoned political punter or a voting novice, this is your essential guide to understanding politics in Australia. Master the ins and outs of elections, parties and policies, and learn to discuss the big issues in no time. You have to vote — now learn whyand how.
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Australian Politics The Basics
Great and powerful friends New Things Were TalkingAbout
The Australian System of Government
Westminster Much More than Big
Governing the Great SouthernLand The Constitution andtheDivision ofthe Powers of Government
What Is a Party? Majors and Minors
The National Party
Pauline Hansons One Nation
Elections AFestival of Democracy
Who Wins and How?
The Fourth Estate The Media
The Part of Tens
TheCrimson Threadof Kinship 1890
Apology tothe Stolen Generations 2008 Chapter 18 Ten Actsof Political Bastardry in Australia
The Minor Parties and Independents