History

Audio podcast

19 Jan 2017
Overview In this episode of the podcast Sub Rosa , Andrew talks with Levi West about terrorism in Australia. Levi West...
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Research report

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19 Jan 2017
Abstract On Easter Day 1916, the radical Irish Republican Brotherhood launched a rebellion against British rule with...

Commentary

Article

16 Dec 2016
When a small group from a minority ethnic community gathers to protect its members from discrimination, who could not...

Commentary

Article

31 Aug 2016
Australia was born urban and quickly became suburban. Almost as quickly, the idea of the suburb – the location of the...

Book

06 Jun 2016
This is a reprint of the first detailed study of how Pacific Islanders responded politically and economically to their...
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27 Apr 2016
Overview Colonial exploration continues, all too often, to be rendered as heroic narratives of solitary, intrepid...
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Report

01 Feb 2016
This chronology traces the story of media ownership concentration and control since 1901 and the government policies...

Journal article

04 Jan 2016
In disallowing the inaccuracies of memory to infiltrate stories of war, one condemns oneself to remain forever blinded...
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Journal article

28 Dec 2015
Abstract The remembered history of the Second World War continues to infect contemporary relations between China and...

Book

13 Nov 2015
During the late eighteenth century, a musical–cultural phenomenon swept the globe. The English square piano—invented in...
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22 Oct 2015
Bruce Hamon’s They Came to Murramarang , first published in 1994, provides a unique combination of local history and...
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Book

29 Sep 2015
Overview This edited collection understands exploration as a collective effort and experience involving a variety of...

Book

17 Aug 2015
Overview The vast shape-shifting continent of Australia enables us to take a long view of history. We consider ways to...
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Book review

07 Aug 2015
In the discipline of history, every published article or book, every lecture or conference presentation, has a...
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Audio program

26 Jul 2015
Overview The trend of young people travelling from Australia and other western nations to fight in conflict zones in...
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Book

22 Jun 2015
Overview: In the history and folklore of Australia’s Commonwealth Public Service, the idea of the ‘Seven Dwarfs’ has...
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Journal article

04 Jun 2015
This paper surveys the origin of Australian classical liberal economics in the nineteenth century, its sharp decline in...
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Book

30 Apr 2015
Overview: This is the first book whose subject is the music, sounds and silences of Antarctica. From 2011 until 2014,...
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29 Apr 2015
Overview: This collection represents a serious re-examination of existing work on the Aboriginal history of nineteenth-...
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20 Apr 2015
In April 1965, on the fiftieth anniversary of the landing at Gallipoli, Ken Inglis travelled to Anzac Cove with a...
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