Carol Johnson

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30 Sep 2015

The collection of essays brings together leading social scientists from the Asia-Pacific region. We argue for the benefit of dialogue between the diverse theories and methods of social sciences in the region, the role of the social sciences in addressing real-world problems, the need to...


22 Jan 2015

Overview: This book provides a truly comprehensive analysis of the 2013 federal election in Australia, which brought the conservative Abbott government to power, consigned the fractious Labor Party to the Opposition benches and ended the ‘hung parliament’ experiment of 2010–13 in which the Greens...

Journal article

13 Apr 2012

A new biography of Tony Abbott by Susan Mitchell paints him as irredeemably sexist and misogynistic; and generally a danger not just to women but to the whole country.

But, ask Kate Gleeson and Carol Johnson in the Australian Review of Public Affairs ,...

Conference paper

9 Jul 2003

In this paper, presented at the Us and Them workshop, Carol Johnson discusses of key Australian examples of populist discourse on elites, and constructions of 'us' and 'them', comparing and contrasting those forms with examples from Canada, the UK and Europe and also drawing attention...

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