October 2000

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31 Oct 2000

Between February 1995 and October 2000 the Australian Capital Territory was governed by a minority Liberal government, led by Kate Carnell. Despite ongoing vulnerability this government gave the ACT its longest period of political stability since the achievement of self-government in 1989. All of this...

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3 Oct 2000

There is a very real risk to parts of the Australian cropping regions from plague locusts this Spring. It is estimated that this could be one of the worst locust plagues for many decades. Control measures are underway but there seems little doubt that it...

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1 Oct 2000

Ann Capling and Kim Richard Nossal argue that much of the analysis of the anti-globalisation movement has focused on the degree to which the Internet has played a crucial role in contemporary social movements.It is commonly argued that the net helps create 'virtual communities' that...

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1 Oct 2000

This issues paper by Paul Mees results from a discussion forum titled 'Transport in the Dispersed City', presented by Dr Mees while visiting the Urban Frontiers Program in August 2000.