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Australian Broadcasting Corporation Radio National

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Works: 503 works in 517 publications in 1 language and 599 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Humor  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Biography 
Classifications: HQ1823, 994
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Most widely held works by Australian Broadcasting Corporation
John Bell reads from Manning Clark's History of Australia by C. M. H Clark ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The humane virtues by Stephanie Dowrick ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 'humane virtues' - practices which have immediate social and personal benefit - are the topics of six talks recorded between Stephanie Dowrick and Geraldine Doogue on ABC Radio National's Life Matters. Courage, fidelity, restraint, generosity, tolerance and forgiveness are explored. Returned repeateddly to, the theme that these virtues, far from being deadening or restraining, actually lead to authentic expression and experience of freedom, awareness and love
A thousand years in a day ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical turning points from th 11th to 20th century
Tell us anotheree! by Mike Hayes ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forgiveness & other acts of love the humane virtures by Stephanie Dowrick ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this series of six dynamic, inspirationaly discussions with leading broadcaster Geraldine Doogue, Dr Stephanie Dowrick shows how deeply these qualities can support us in times of need - and how they can free us to think about our lives with greater confidence and freedom. " -- Back cover
A truly civil society by Eva Cox ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eva Cox argues that the present directions in government policy seem to ignore or undervalue many of the issues, which puts quality of life, the social system and human needs well behind wealth creation. Even though they may build financial capital, they may be undermining our resources in social capital, which Ms. Cox defines as the store of trust, goodwill and co-operation between people in the workplace, voluntary organisations, the neighbourhood and all levels of government
A country childhood ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven prominent Australians talk about how their own country childhoods have shaped their lives and careers
Poetry by A. B Paterson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This cassette contains a selection of works from Australia's most famous poet, Banjo Paterson. Born Andrew Barton Paterson on 17th February, 1864 at Narrambla near Orange in NSW, he began writing verses as a law student. His first poem 'El Mahdi to the Australian troops' was published in the Bulletin in February 1885. In celebration of the writing of Waltzing Matilda this light and enjoyable compilation of works by Banjo Paterson includes a selection of his most famous poems along with some lesser known yarns, ballads and folk music. Classics included: A bush christening and Santa Claus in the bush
True stories by Inga Clendinnen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories from Gallipoli ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steve Sailah from ABC Radio Current Affairs interviewed six Australians who took part in a young nation's first major military campaign at Gallipoli in 1915. These original Anzacs have since passed on. But their stories remain fresh - the stories of naive young men eager to defend the mother country but who had no concept of the horrors they would encounter and the wretched conditions they would endure
Democracy & nation ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The war at home ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series about life in Australia during the Second World War, using contemporary radio broadcasts and recent interviews
The merry-go-round in the sea by Randolph Stow ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1941, when his admired twenty-year-old cousin Rick left to join the army, Rob Coram was six. Geraldton and the sheep stations owned by his numerous relatives formed his world. The war, remote in place and interest, seemd hardly farther away than Australia - a country Rob had heard of without realizing he lived there. "During the next eight years everything was to change for Rob, Rick came back from the war, disillusioned and restless. Rob himself began to outgrow the unquestioned beliefs of his family, yet realized with helpless love that much of what he was losing was to find him most precious. "Semi-autobiographical, yet not a self-portrait, this story of a boy growing up as part of an Australian clan in a small town and the country around it marvellously evokes a sense of the identity of Australia, its history and its fate."
Modern feminist thought ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I will be Cleopatra by Zoe Caldwell ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zoe Caldwell is one of the great stage actors of our time who has worked with such luminaries as Paul Robeson, Laurence Olivier, Edith Evans, John Gielgud and Tennessee Williams. In this enchanting memoir she describes a life which begins in the suburbs of Melbourne and culminates in her portrayal of Cleopatra, Shakespeare's great female role. A moving and often funny story by a modest and determined woman, I will be Cleopatra reveals the very heart of acting itself
A great and crying need a history of Kew Cottages ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Kew Cottages was Australia's largest and oldest purpose built institution for people with intellectual disability. Opened in 1887, it housed thousands of people, over more than a century, before its closure in early 2008. Located on large grounds in the Melbourne suburb of Kew, the last of the cottages' residents have been moved into Community Residential Units, or CRUs. The story of Kew Cottages charts the wider history of changing attitudes to people with disability, and the role of institutional care. This program features the stories of former residents and their families, as well as staff and specialists who worked at Kew Cottages"--ABC website
Crime writers talk ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
ABC Radio National's Roma Koval presents a series of interviews with some of the world's most intriguing practitioners of crime writing. Some of the genre's eminent crime writers discuss their inspirations for the heinous crimes committed and characters created in their works
Soldier settlers ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This remarkable radio series tells the experiences of those who settled the land after World War II as soldier settlers. Young men and women still fresh from the war, took part in what was one of the most influential schemes to affect rural Australia. It was an opportunity to make something of themselves after growing up through the Great Depression and years of wartime. For many, it was better than wining tatts!
American music & popular culture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines different categories and sub-categories of American popular music in the light of their social context and their historical evolution. Looks at the themes and functions of the music, the performers and their audiences, and the impact of technology. Examples of each style are played and discussed
Writing the nation ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ABC Radio National
Radio National
Languages
English (25)
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