A Dictionary of Australian Politics by Jackie Dickenson,Robert Corcoran

By Jackie Dickenson,Robert Corcoran

'The sheer complexity of contemporary executive signifies that many voters are uneasy approximately strategies that political insiders and newshounds take with no consideration. A Dictionary of Australian Politics is a priceless advisor to clearing a course throughout the jungle.' - Barry Jones

From barbecue-stopper' to 'washminster', from 'chardonnay socialist' to 'xenophobia', A Dictionary of Australian Politics is a entire and full of life advisor to Australian political language. With convenient 'quick seize' definitions, it truly is supported through in-depth factors of the heritage and utilization of significant phrases.

For someone drawn to politics, this is often an authoritative and enjoyable reference. it's uniquely Australian, bringing jointly quite a number political phrases and expressions that through the years have entered the vernacular. it is usually foreign phrases that are necessary to political discussion.

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