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Australian public policy / Alan Fenna.

By: Fenna, Alan, 1958-.
Contributor(s): Fenna, Alan, 1958-. Introduction to Australian public policy.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : Pearson Education Australia, 2004Edition: 2nd ed.Description: viii, 518 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780733998997.Report number: NPT 4/2004Subject(s): Politics and government | Political planning | Political planning | Politics and government | Politics and government | Political planning | Political planning | Political planning -- Australia | Australia | Australia | Australia | Australia -- Politics and government -- 1990- | Australia -- Politics and government | Policy process | Macroeconomic policy | Nation state | Machinery of government | Taxes | Social policy | Welfare state | Statistics | Policy process | Macroeconomic policy | Nation state | Machinery of government | Taxes | Social policy | Welfare state | StatisticsDDC classification: 320.60994
Contents:
1. Studying Public Policy -- 2. The Role of the State: ideological perspectives -- 3. The Role of the State: analytical perspectives -- 4. Government and the Economy in Australia -- 5. Explaining public policy: theoretical perspectives -- 6. Interest Groups and the Policy Process -- 7. Federalism and Public Policy in Australia -- 8. Government, Parliament and Policy -- 9. Australia in the World Economy: trade and industry policy -- 10. Managing the Economy: making macro-economic policy -- 11. Raising revenue: tax policy and tax politics -- 12. Social Policy: the Australian welfare state -- 13. Women's Policy: special interests or mainstream? / Gillian Whitehouse -- 14. Environmental Policy and Politics in Australia / Kate Crowley -- 15. The Politics of Citizenship: identity, ethnicity & race / Nick Economou.
Summary: The second edition of this highly regarded Australian public policy text is designed for second and third year undergraduate students. It features a new chapter structure and content to significantly improve and update the text. Author Fenna from Curtin University, Crowley from Uni of Tasmania, Economou from Monash, Whitehouse from Uni Qld.
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Includes index.

Previously published: Introduction to Australian public policy. South Melbourne : Longman, 1998.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Studying Public Policy -- 2. The Role of the State: ideological perspectives -- 3. The Role of the State: analytical perspectives -- 4. Government and the Economy in Australia -- 5. Explaining public policy: theoretical perspectives -- 6. Interest Groups and the Policy Process -- 7. Federalism and Public Policy in Australia -- 8. Government, Parliament and Policy -- 9. Australia in the World Economy: trade and industry policy -- 10. Managing the Economy: making macro-economic policy -- 11. Raising revenue: tax policy and tax politics -- 12. Social Policy: the Australian welfare state -- 13. Women's Policy: special interests or mainstream? / Gillian Whitehouse -- 14. Environmental Policy and Politics in Australia / Kate Crowley -- 15. The Politics of Citizenship: identity, ethnicity & race / Nick Economou.

The second edition of this highly regarded Australian public policy text is designed for second and third year undergraduate students. It features a new chapter structure and content to significantly improve and update the text. Author Fenna from Curtin University, Crowley from Uni of Tasmania, Economou from Monash, Whitehouse from Uni Qld.

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