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By Judith Brett
Judith Brett, award-winning writer and famous Australian political scientist, presents the 1st whole historical past of the Australian liberal culture, in addition to of the Liberal social gathering from the second one half the 20 th century. The Liberal social gathering of Australia was once past due to shape in 1945, however the traditions and beliefs upon which it really is based were critical to Australian politics considering federation.
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