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Environmental Issues and the 2010 Campaign
(ANU E PRESS, 2012)
The politics of uranium mining in Australia
(Ashgate Publishing, 2011-12)
To Their Fullest Potential? Conceptualising the Adequacy of Children's Living Standards for their Development
(Brill Academic Publishers, 2013-08)
In this paper a framework is proposed for conceptualising ‘fullest potential’ towards which, according to the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), children’s education should be directed (Article 29). Children’s ...
Corruption: Classification and analysis
Corruption demoralises government and weakens the whole endeavour of policy formulation and its implementation. It diminishes services and causes fiscal stress, but most of all it undermines trust and corrodes legitimate ...
How has the relationship between parental education and child outcomes changed in Australia since the 1980s?
(Australian Council of Social Service, 2013)
This paper examines how the relationship between parents’ educational achievement (a marker of their socio‑economic status) and children’s early developmental outcomes has evolved in Australia since the early 1980s. The ...
Tackling Conflicts of Interest: Policy Instruments in Different Settings
(American Society for Public Administration, 2015-12-09)
Corruption affects and even shapes public policy in both developing and developed countries. Prevention of the form of corruption known as conflict of interest is one of the most challenging tasks for governments and the ...
Material deprivation and capability deprivation in the midst of affluence: The case of young people in Australia
This paper presents Australian young people's perspectives on deprivation that they experience in the space of food and clothing. Amartya Sen's Capability Approach is used to characterise this as absolute capability ...
Maintaining Sovereignty in Africa: The Role of External Forces in Warlord States
(African Studies Association of Australasia and the Pacific, 2012)
The article presents an analysis of the role that external forces play in the maintenance of sovereignty in Warlord states. We focus on the strategies enacted by various warlords in Africa, specifically in Sierra Leone, ...