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Prasser, Scott 1954-

Overview
Works: 38 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 916 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: JF541, 364.132309943
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Scott Prasser
Restraining elective dictatorship : the upper house solution?( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book contains chapters from twenty-one leading international scholars and politicians on the history, the recent performance, and the future of upper houses of parliament in Australia, Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom."--Provided by publisher
Corruption and reform : the Fitzgerald vision( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading commentators present their views on what the recommendations of the controversial Fitzgerald Inquiry mean for Australia and for the Sunshine State. Journalists, public servants, lawyers, police administrators and political scientists canvass the broad range of issues that Tony Fitzgerald exposed in his Report...from police corruption to freedom of information legislation, the media and the public service. It includes along the way a tour of the history of corruption since Botany Bay
The Menzies era : a reappraisal of government, politics and policy( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keeping them honest : democratic reform in Queensland( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National parks : private sector's role( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policy-making in volatile times( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal commissions and public inquiries in Australia by Scott Prasser( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines "why inquiries are appointed, the roles they serve, the tactics governments use in their management, and the impact of inquiries on policy."--Foreword
Policy and change : the Howard mandate( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal commissions & public inquiries : practice & potential( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores the potential of public inquiries and royal commissions to influence policy and administration. The chapters, written by Australian and international contributors, discuss types of public inquiries, how inquiries work, and the effectiveness and impact of recent prominent inquiries
Business-government relations : concepts and issues( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audit commissions : reviewing the reviewers by Kate Jones( Book )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audit Commissions: Reviewing the Reviewers is the first comprehensive assessment of all fourteen state, territory and federal audit commissions established since 1988. This volume outlines the history, reasons for appointment, roles, processes, members, impact and suggests where audit commissions fit in the overall architecture of Australian government
Amalgamate or perish? : the future of non-Labor parties in Australia( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... Based on papers presented at the 'Amalgamate or Perish Colloquium' organised by the School of Management of the University College of Southern Queensland in Brisbane on 28 July 1990." -- Introd
Encounters with whales : 1995 proceedings( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Machinery for managing growth in South-East Queensland( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was EARC worth it?( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Independent schools in Queensland : a discussion paper : issues and challenges in the context of the Smart State education system by Scott Prasser( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This paper seeks to identify trends and drivers of change affecting school education in general and the independent school sector in particular and to analyse where existing arrangements have potential for new policy directions
Beyond Gonski : reviewing the evidence on quality schooling : the importance of making quality the key driver of school education policy by Scott Prasser( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This research paper focuses on the all-important question of quality in schooling. It follows the release of the Australian Governmentâs Gonski Report in February 2012 and its recommendations for a new recurrent funding model for all schools involving substantial additional resources, to be directed to socio-economic disadvantage. The Australian Government has accepted the main thrust of the report and is at present in negotiation with the states and territories and school authorities on details of implementation. [Executive summary]
Post corruption cleanups : government reform or putting in a new political 'fix' by Scott Prasser( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Independent schools and infrastructure in Queensland : a plea for fairness by Scott Prasser( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This paper, archived from the website of Independent Schools Queensland 'has sought to analyse whether the establishment of Independent Schools in Queensland was being constrained. Particular attention was given to this issue in relation to Queensland's growth regions where the demand for education services has been higher than the rest of the State' --Executive summary [p.] 3
Students with disabilities in Queensland independent schools by Scott Prasser( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This paper, archived from the website of Independent Schools Queensland, examines policy issues in relation to the education of students with disabilities particularly from the perspective of independent schools and suggests a review of current policy frameworks and funding arrangements concerning the support for students with disabilities
 
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Restraining elective dictatorship : the upper house solution?
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The Menzies era : a reappraisal of government, politics and policyRoyal commissions and public inquiries in Australia
Alternative Names
Prasser, Gavin Scott 1954-

Languages
English (38)