611 books (31 pages) in this category

"No, Minister"

by Allan Behm

"Nothing prepares a person for the job of chief of staff to a Commonwealth Minister. There are no professional development courses, no specialist recruitment agencies and no training manuals.It was into this vortex that Allen Behm became chief ...

ISBN: 9780522868142

Binding: Paperback


"Without You, There Is No Us"

by Suki Kim

"It is 2011, and all universities in North Korea have been shut down for an entire year, except for the all-male Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. This is where Suki Kim has accepted a job teaching English. Over the next six months

ISBN: 9781846044830

Binding: Paperback


2001: the Centenary Election

by Warhurst John (ed)

ISBN: 9780702233036

Binding: Paperback


30-Second Politics The 50 most thought-provoking theories in politics, each explained in half a minute

by Steven L. Taylor

30-Second Politics will help dispel this fog of mistrust and paranoia. It challenges political theorists of all colours to come up with no-frill, no-spin, tell-it-like-it-is explanations of the 50 most important political -isms, -archies, and ...

ISBN: 9781743361474

Binding: Hardback


50 Politics Classics MIND CHANGING, WORLD CHANGING IDEAS on freedom, power and government from 50 landmark books

by Tom Butler-Bowdon

From the great thinkers in political philosophy such as Aristotle, Hobbes, Locke, Montesquieu and Machiavelli, to the practitioners of power and influence including Lincoln, Mao, Churchill, Kennedy, Gandhi, Thatcher and Mandela.Who came up with ...

ISBN: 9781857886290

Binding: Paperback


51st State?

by Altman Dennis

Australian prime ministers since Harold Holt have all fostered close relationships with the United States, but John Howard has initiated economic and military policies that have bound the two countries even tighter. As a result, many Australians

ISBN: 9781920769987

Binding: Paperback


538 Ways to Live, Work, and Play Like a Liberal

by Justin Krebs

ISBN: 9781602399822

Binding: Paperback


A Colossal Wreck A Road Trip Through Political Scandal, Corruption and American Culture

by Alexander Cockburn

Whether ruthlessly exposing Beltway hypocrisy, pricking the pomposity of those in power, or tirelessly defending the rights of the oppressed, Alexander Cockburn never pulled his punches and always landed a blow where it mattered.In this ...

ISBN: 9781781682951

Binding: Paperback


A Contest for Supremacy

China, America, and the Struggle for Mastery in Asia

by Friedberg

ISBN: 9780393068283

Binding: Hardback


A Contest for Supremacy China, America, and the Struggle for Mastery in Asia

by Aaron L. Friedberg

ISBN: 9780393343892

Binding: Paperback


A Letter To My Children

by Christophe Pyne

"Why do seemingly intelligent men and women leave their families to spend more than half the year travelling to Canberra, and spending night after night at electorate and campaign events? Surely there are easier ways to earn a living.A Letter to

ISBN: 9780522867985

Binding: Paperback


A Little History of the Australian Labor Party

by Nick Dyrenfurth

The Australian Labor Party is one of the oldest labour parties and was the first in the world to form a government. 2011 marks its 120th birthday. This short and lively book tells the story of the ALPs numerous successes in winning government at

ISBN: 9781742232843

Binding: Paperback


A New Plan for a New Scotland

by Gordon Brown

A radical vision for a new, post-referendum, Scotland. ...

ISBN: 9781780273099

Binding: Paperback


A Norwegian Tragedy - Anders Behring Breivik and the Massacre on Utya

by Aage Borchgrevink

On 22 July 2011 a young man named Anders Behring Breivik carried out one of the most vicious terrorist acts in post-war Europe. In a carefully orchestrated sequence of actions he bombed government buildings in Oslo, resulting in eight deaths, ...

ISBN: 9780745672205

Binding: Hardback


Across the Seas: Australia's Response to Refugees: A History

by Klaus Neumann

ISBN: 9781863957359

Binding: Paperback


Acting on Conscience: When Personal Beliefs and Public Life Collide

by Brennan Frank

ISBN: 9780702235825

Binding: Paperback


Acting On Conscience:How Can We Responsibly Mix Law, Religion and Politics?

by Brennan Frank

ISBN: 9780702236747

Binding: Paperback


Adolescent Country: A Lowy Institute Paper: Penguin Special The

by Peter Hartcher

The great crises that threaten Australia's national prosperity come from abroad. So do the grandest opportunities. But in Australian politics the big matters are commonly crowded out by the small. International policy is used for domestic ...

ISBN: 9780143572435

Binding: Paperback


Africa's Moment

by Jean-Michel Severino

Translated by David Fernbach The 21st century will be the century of Africa. This continent was once seen as empty, rural, animist, poor, and forgotten by the world. Now, fifty years after independence, it is full to bursting, urban and ...

ISBN: 9780745651583

Binding: Paperback


Age of Ambition

by Evan Osnos

"*WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 2014* A young army captain who risked execution to swim from free-market Taiwan to Communist China. A barber who made $150 million in the gambling dens of Macau. The richest woman in China, a recycling tycoon

ISBN: 9780099589976

Binding: Paperback