This book provides students a research-based, in-depth contemporary introduction to the Australian political system. Covering the structure and institutions of Australian government, as well as political parties, representation, interest groups and the role of the media in Australian politics.
Oxford University Press's Very Short Introductions offer introductions to a diverse range of subject areas. All titles provide introductions to a range of subjects, combining facts, analysis, new ideas to make the topics readable.
This eight-volume encyclopedia offers coverage of key areas both regionally and globally. The volumes cover every field of politics, from political theory and methodology to political sociology, comparative politics, public policies, and international relations.
This work serves as a reference source for anyone interested in the roots of contemporary political theory. It examines the global landscape of all the key theories and the theorists behind them, presenting them in the context needed to understand their strengths and weaknesses.
Covers global themes, including the globalization of economies and technologies; the diaspora of cultures and dispersion of peoples; the transnational aspects of social and political change; the global impact of environmental, technological, and health changes; and the organizations and issues related to global civil society.