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Cultural value vs culture's value
(Emerald Publishing Group, 2015)
The problem of culture’s value is assayed by David Throsby in his seminal book Economics and Culture when he puts forward the proposition “the economic impulse is individualistic, the cultural impulse is collective”. This ...
Work-integrated learning in maritime archaeology: an Australian approach
(Common Ground Publishing, 2009)
In recent years the Maritime Archaeology Program (MAP) at Flinders University has developed an innovative work-integrated learning program, in association with industry partners that includes fieldwork opportunities and ...
Review of 'New Under the Sun'
(Adelaide Review, 2006-07-14)
Review of 'New Under the Sun: Jewish Australians on Religion, Politics and Culture' edited by Michael Fagenblat, Melanie Landau & Nathan Wolski.
Review of 'Sir Ronald Wilson: A Matter of Conscience' by Antonio Buti.
(Adelaide Review, 2007-09-28)
Review of Antonio Buti's biography 'Sir Ronald Wilson: A Matter of Conscience'.
Review of 'A Golden Age of Freedom' by Rupert Murdoch.
(Adelaide Review, 2009-02)
Review of Rupert Murdoch's book based on the 2008 ABC Boyer Lectures.
'Ti voglio raccontare.' Oral narratives of a migration stream from Campania (Italy) to Adelaide after the Second World War
(AM International Edizioni, Italy, 2007)
This paper presents selected findings from the oral testimonies of a group of first generation Italians who were born in the region of Campania in Southern Italy and who emigrated to the city of Adelaide, in South Australia, ...
A Critique of Spanish and Portuguese Claims to Have Discovered Australia
(Investigator. Geelong Historical Society, 1995)
Claims that the Spanish and especially the Portuguese discovered Australia before the Dutch and English have gained a good deal of credence since they were first advanced. The matter is of some interest to the Geelong area ...
Response to Roy Schreiber's review of "Was Australia charted before 1606?"
(American Historical Review, 2008)
The author responds to a review of his book, 'Was Australia Charted before 1606?', justifying his reasoning in point form.
'You are my Australia': Brian Medlin's contribution to Iris Murdoch’s concept of Australia in The Green Knight
(American Association of Australasian Literary Studies, 2011-12)
Australian radical and philosopher Brian Medlin met Iris Murdoch at Oxford in the early 1960s, and the correspondence between them, now held at Flinders University in South Australia, covers a period of more than twenty ...
Review of "The Baby Thief" and "The Forgotten Children"
(Adelaide Review, 2007-07-06)
Review of two books about child welfare in the 20th century, 'The Baby Thief: The Untold Story of Georgia Tann, the Baby Seller Who Corrupted Adoption' by Barbara Bisantz Raymond, and 'The Forgotten Children" Fairbridge ...