By Jackie Dickenson,Robert Corcoran

'The sheer complexity of contemporary govt signifies that many voters are uneasy approximately recommendations that political insiders and newshounds take without any consideration. A Dictionary of Australian Politics is a invaluable advisor to clearing a course throughout the jungle.' - Barry Jones

From barbecue-stopper' to 'washminster', from 'chardonnay socialist' to 'xenophobia', A Dictionary of Australian Politics is a entire and full of life consultant to Australian political language. With convenient 'quick seize' definitions, it's supported by means of in-depth motives of the background and utilization of significant phrases.

For someone drawn to politics, this is often an authoritative and wonderful reference. it really is uniquely Australian, bringing jointly a number of political phrases and expressions that over the years have entered the vernacular. it's also overseas phrases that are necessary to political discussion.

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