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Australian National University

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Works: 6,109 works in 7,094 publications in 2 languages and 35,365 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Periodicals  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher, 995, Degree grantor, Correspondent, Contributor, Sponsor, Organizer of meeting, 475
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An appreciation of difference : WEH Stanner and Aboriginal Australia by Melinda Hinkson( )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"WEH Stanner was a public intellectual whose work reached beyond the walls of the academy, and he remains a highly significant figure in Aboriginal affairs and Australian anthropology. Educated by Radcliffe-Brown in Sydney and Malinowski in London, he undertook anthropological work in Australia, Africa and the Pacific. Stanner contributed much to public understandings of the Dreaming and the significance of Aboriginal religion. His 1968 broadcast lectures, After the Dreaming, continue to be among the most widely quoted works in the field of Aboriginal studies. He also produced some exceptionally evocative biographical portraits of Aboriginal people. Stanners writings on post-colonial development and assimilation policy urged an appreciation of Indigenous peoples distinctive world views and aspirations"--Provided by publisher
The Family in ancient Rome : new perspectives by Beryl Rawson( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Chinese and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a general picture of the main features of the Roman family and looks at important legal aspects such as property rights, dowries, divorce, and the authority of the male with its links to political power
Studies in the eighteenth century; II. Papers presented at the second David Nichol Smith Memorial Seminar, Canberra, 1970 by R. F Brissenden( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents an array of studies on many aspects of the eighteenth century: on the novel, history, the history of ideas, drama, poetry and sentimentality
Power and pork : a Japanese political life by Aurelia George Mulgan( )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Power and Pork: a Japanese Political Life aims to tell the 'inside story' of a Japanese politician - Matsuoka Toshikatsu - one of the more controversial members of Japan's national Diet. The book details Matsuoka's political stratagems and policy activities as an archetypal 'traditional' politician representing farm and rural interests." "The scope of the work is contemporary Japanese domestic politics, including electoral processes, zoku influence, pork barrelling and 'money politics' as exemplified by one of its key players. Power and Pork gives an account of how Matsuoka has catered to local, sectional and clientele interests in order to build and retain his political power base. One of the most important conclusions of the book is that individual ruling party backbenchers can exercise extraordinary influence over government policy in Japan."--Jacket
Timor-Leste's bill of rights : a preliminary history by Annemarie Devereux( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Constitution of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste of 2002 contains over 40 human rights provisions in its Bill of Rights. In addition to providing an overview of the process leading up to the adoption of the Constitution, this book brings together information relating to each section of the Bill of Rights, presenting: progressive texts produced during the process of the Constituent Assembly; highlights of the arguments put forward within the Constituent Assembly concerning the draft provisions, including alternative proposals advanced; submissions made by Timorese officials, civil society and international bodies; and the results of consultation with the broader community before and during the constitutional process. It is designed to be useful in particular to judges and legal practitioners called upon to interpret the Constitution, government officials and civil society actors involved in human rights work, as well as students of history and constitutional law in Timor-Leste and internationally
The doubter's dilemma : exploring student retention and attrition in language & culture programs at the Australian National University by Mario Daniel Martín( )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding the problem : student attrition and retention in university language & culture programs in Australia -- Accounting for the missing students : calculating retention rates in language & culture programs -- Splitting the masses : methodology and data analysis -- Some detective work : comparing committed students, quitters and doubters -- The road to language capital : interpreting the findings -- Appendix 1: Questionnaire 1. Language retention study : first year students 2009 -- Appendix 2: Questionnaire: continuing intermediate and advanced level students 2009 -- Appendix 3: Questionnaire: Discontinuing students 2009
Politics and state building in Solomon Islands( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Politics and State Building in Solomon Islands' examines a crisis moment in recent Solomon Islands history. Contributors examine what happened when unrest engulfed the capital of the small Melanesian country in the aftermath of the 2006 national elections, and consider what these events show about the Solomon Islands political system, the influence of Asian interests in business and politics, and why the crisis is best understood in the context of the country's volatile blend of traditional and modern politics"--Provided bypublisher
Inside the Canberra press gallery : life in the wedding cake of Parliament House by Rob Chalmers( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before television, radio, and later the internet came to dominate the coverage of Australian politics, the Canberra Press Gallery existed in a world far removed from today's 24-hour news cycle, spin doctors and carefully scripted sound bites. This historical memoir of a career reporting from The Wedding Cake of Old Parliament House offers a rare insider's perspective on both how the gallery once operated and its place in the Australian body politic. Using some of the biggest political developments of the past fifty years as a backdrop, Inside the Canberra Press Gallery - Life in the Wedding Cake of Old Parliament House sheds light on the inner workings of an institution critical to the health of our parliamentary democracy. Rob Chalmers (1929-2011) entered the Federal Parliamentary Press Gallery in 1951 as a twenty-one-year-old reporter for the now-defunct Sydney Daily Mirror and would retire from political commentary 60 years later - an unprecedented career span in Australian political history. No parliamentary figure - politician, bureaucrat or journalist - can match Chalmers' experience, from his first Question Time on 7 March 1951 until, desperately ill, he reluctantly retired from editing the iconic newsletter Inside Canberra sixty years, four months and eighteen days later. As well as being considered a shrewd political analyst, Chalmers was a much-loved member of the gallery and a past president of the National Press Club. Rob Chalmers used to boast that he had outlasted 11 prime ministers; and a 12th, Julia Gillard described him as 'one of the greats' of Australian political journalism upon his passing. Rob Chalmers is survived by his wife Gloria and two children from a previous marriage, Susan and Rob jnr
Green carbon : the role of natural forests in carbon storage by Sandra Berry( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The colour of carbon matters. Green carbon is the carbon stored in plants and soil of natural ecosystems and is a vital part of the global carbon cycle. This report is the first in a series that examines the role of natural forests in the storage of carbon, the impacts of human land use activities, and the implications for climate change policy nationally and internationally. REDD (reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation) is now part of the agenda for the Bali Road Map being debated in the lead-up to the Copenhagen climate change conference in 2009. Currently, international rules are blind to the colour of carbon so that the green carbon in natural forests is not recognized, resulting in perverse outcomes including ongoing deforestation and forest degradation, and the conversion of extensive areas of land to industrial plantations. This report examines REDD policy from a green carbon scientific perspective. Subsequent reports will focus on issues concerning the carbon sequestration potential of commercially logged natural forests, methods for monitoring REDD, and the long term implications of forest policy and management for the global carbon cycle and climate change."--Provided by publisher
Partnership for change : Australia-China joint economic report by Zhongguo guo ji jing ji jiao liu zhong xin( )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Australia?China Joint Economic Report is the first major independent joint study of the bilateral relationship and has the blessing of both national governments. The Report is an academic policy study by leading researchers in both Australia and China. It draws policy conclusions to guide the development of bilateral economic relations that include an Australia?China Comprehensive Strategic Partnership for Change, an Australia?China Commission, and an Australia?China Basic Treaty of Cooperation
Innamincka Talk: A grammar of the Innamincka dialect of Yandruwandha with notes on other dialects by Gavan Breen( )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Innamincka Talk: A grammar of the Innamincka dialect of Yandruwandha with notes on other dialects is one of a pair of companion volumes on Yandruwandha, a dialect of the language formerly spoken on the Cooper and Strzelecki Creeks and the country to the north of the Cooper, in the northeast corner of South Australia and a neighbouring strip of Queensland. The other volume is entitledInnamincka Words. Innamincka Talk is the more technical work of the two and is intended for specialists and for interested readers who are willing to put some time and effort into studying the language. Innamincka Words is for readers, especially descendants of the original people of the area, who are interested in the language, but not necessarily interested in its more technical aspects. It is also a necessary resource for users of Innamincka Talk. These volumes document all that could be learnt from the last speakers of the language in the last years of their lives by a linguist who was involved with other languages at the same time. These were people who did not have a full knowledge of the culture of their forebears, but were highly competent, indeed brilliant, in the way they could teach what they knew to the linguist student
Pacific dynamism and the international economic system by C. Fred Bergsten( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fishing for fairness : poverty, morality and marine resource regulation in the Philippines by Michael Fabinyi( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fishing for Fairness develops an explicitly cultural perspective on environmental politics in the Philippines by analysing the responses of fishers to marine resource regulations. In the resource frontier of the Calamianes Islands, fishing, conservation and tourism provide the context where competing visions of how to engage with marine resources are played out. The book draws on data from ethnographic fieldwork with fishers, government and NGO officials, fish traders and tourism operators to show how the strategic responses of fishers to management initiatives are couched within particular cultural idioms. Tapping into broader notions of morality in the Philippines, fishers express a discourse that emphasises their poverty and the obligations of the wealthy to treat them with fairness. By deploying this discourse, fishers are able to reframe what are--on the surface--questions of environmental management into issues about poverty within particular social relationships. By using a cultural political ecology framework to analyse fishers' responses to regulation, the book emphasises the distinctive ways in which marginalised people in the Philippines resist and reframe resource management initiatives. Fishing for Fairness will appeal to both academics and policy makers interested in marine resource management, political ecology, anthropology and development studies particularly throughout the Asia-Pacific
Australian aboriginal studies; a symposium of papers presented at the 1961 Research Conference by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land tenure in the Cook Islands by R. G Crocombe( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the International Conference on the Theory of Groups by 1965, Canberra> International Conference on the Theory of Groups. <1( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Australasian User Interface Conference (AUIC 2000) : proceedings, 31 January-3 February 2000, Canberra, Australia by Australasian User Interface Conference( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings : 5th Australasian Computer Architecture Conference, ACAC 2000, 31 January-3 February 2000, Canberra, Australia by Australasian Computer Architecture Conference( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indonesia : resources, ecology, and environment by Australian National University( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

23rd Australasian Computer Science Conference, ACSC 2000 : 31 January-3 February 2000, Canberra, Australia : proceedings by Australasian Computer Science Conference( )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Power and pork : a Japanese political life
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The Family in ancient Rome : new perspectivesPower and pork : a Japanese political lifePolitics and state building in Solomon IslandsGreen carbon : the role of natural forests in carbon storageFirst Australasian User Interface Conference (AUIC 2000) : proceedings, 31 January-3 February 2000, Canberra, AustraliaProceedings : 5th Australasian Computer Architecture Conference, ACAC 2000, 31 January-3 February 2000, Canberra, Australia23rd Australasian Computer Science Conference, ACSC 2000 : 31 January-3 February 2000, Canberra, Australia : proceedings
Alternative Names
A.N.U.

A.N.U. (Australian National University)

ANU

ANU (Australian National University)

Ao-chou kuo li ta hsüeh

Ao-zhou guo li da xie

Australia Australian National University

Aŭstralia Nacia Universitato

Australian kansallinen yliopisto

Australian National University

Australian National University, Canberra.

Australie Naitional Varsity

Australijski nacionalni univerzitet

Australská národní universita

Avstraliya Milli Universiteti

Canberra Australian National University

Đại học Quốc gia Úc

Nasodnon nga Unibersidad han Australia

National University

National University Canberra

Pambansang Pamantasang Australiyano

Prifysgol Genedlaethol Awstralia

The Australian National University

Universidá Nacional Australiana

Universidad Nacional Australiana

Universidade Nacional Australiana

Universidade Nacional da Austrália

Universịtah ha-le'umit ha-Ośtralit

Universitas Nasional Australia

Universitas Nationalis Australiae

Universitat Nacional Australiana

Universitatea Națională Australiană

université nationale australienne

University Canberra

University of Canberra

Εθνικό Πανεπιστήμιο της Αυστραλίας

Австралийский национальный университет

Австралия Улуттук Университети

Австралия ұлттық университеті

Австралійський національний університет

Аустралијски национални универзитет

Аўстралійскі нацыянальны ўніверсітэт

Ավստրալիական ազգային համալսարան

האוניברסיטה הלאומית האוסטראלית

האוניברסיטה הלאומית של אוסטרליה

آسٹرلین یونیورسٹی

الجامعة الوطنية الأسترالية

دانشگاه ملی استرالیا

میلی اوستورالیا بیلیم‌یوردو

ਅਸਟ੍ਰੇਲੀਅਨ ਨੈਸ਼ਨਲ ਯੂਨੀਵਰਸਿਟੀ

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มหาวิทยาลัยแห่งชาติออสเตรเลีย

오스트레일리아 국립 대학교

オーストラリア国立大学

澳大利亞國立大學

澳洲國立大學

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