Australian politics and policy

Peter J. Chen (Editor), Nicholas Barry (Editor), John R. Butcher (Editor), David Clune (Editor), Ian Cook (Editor), Adele Garnier (Editor), Yvonne Haigh (Editor), Sarah C. Motta (Editor), Marija Tafalga (Editor)

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Abstract

The first completely customisable, open access textbook on Australian politics, Australian Politics and Policy provides a unique, holistic coverage of politics and public topics for use in junior and senior university courses. With an online database of 40 chapters, the book innovatively enables instructors to compile a bespoke edition to suit their teaching needs, or to include individual chapters in course readers.

With contributions from Australia’s leading politics and public-policy scholars, the textbook includes material on Australian political history and philosophy, key political institutions, Australian political sociology, public policy-making in Australia, and specialised chapters on a range of key policy domains.

Each chapter was subject to anonymous and rigorous peer-review to ensure the highest standards. The textbook comes with additional teaching resources including review questions and lecture slides.

The senior edition is aimed at later year undergraduate and Master’s students.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationSydney, NSW
PublisherSydney University Press
Number of pages743
ISBN (Electronic)9781743326688, 9781743326671
ISBN (Print)9781743326800
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2019

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    Chen, P. J., Barry, N., Butcher, J. R., Clune, D., Cook, I., Garnier, A., ... Tafalga, M. (Eds.) (2019). Australian politics and policy. Sydney, NSW: Sydney University Press. https://doi.org/10.30722/sup.9781743326671