More Than an Ally?: Contemporary Australia-US Relations

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2008 - Political Science - 226 pages
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With the ascendancy of the Coalition government in 1996 there was a marked shift of emphasis directed to deepening Australia's relations with America. This book argues that the Coalition government strategically linked security and economic well-being and that this linking was contextualised by threats both internal and external.
 

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Contents

Threat Mediation in Australian Foreign Policy
1
Integrated Threat Perception and the Intensification of the US Alliance
17
Cultural Cachet? Lambs and Leather
39
The Importance
57
Establishing an Australian Culture? Managing Biotechnology
79
The Collins Class Submarine Project
103
AustraliaUS Global Partnership?
127
Steel Blues
145
The AUSFTA
161
More than an Ally?
181
Bibliography
191
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Dr Maryanne Kelton is lecturer in Political and International Studies at Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia.

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