The Cambridge Handbook of the Social Sciences in Australia

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Contents
List of figures and tablesvii
List of contributorsx
Preface and acknowledgementsxviii
Introduction1
Part 1Economics15
1 Privatisation John Quiggin17
2 Competition Policy and Regulation Stephen P. King31
3 Economics and the Environment Jeff Bennett45
4 Health Economics Jane Hall60
5 Immigration Glenn Withers74
6 Labour Market and Industrial Relations Jeff Borland94
7 Income Distribution and Redistribution Peter Saunders118
8 Taxation Patricia Apps, Glenn Jones and Elizabeth Savage138
9 Innovation Peter Sheehan and George Messinis153
10 International Trade and Industry Policies Kym Anderson168
11 The Macro Economy Graeme Wells186
12 Money and Banking Bruce Felmingham203
Part 2Political Science221
13 Political Theory Chandran Kukathas223
14 Federalism and the Constitution Brian Galligan234
15 Legislative Institutions Campbell Sharman249
16 Political Parties and Electoral Behaviour Simon Jackman266
17 Electoral Systems David M. Farrell and Ian McAllister287
18 Gender Politics Patty Renfrow305
19 Interest Groups and Social Movements Ian Marsh323
20 Environmental Policy and Politics Elim Papadakis345
21 International Relations Christian Reus-Smit358
22 Political Economy Stephen Bell and John Ravenhill374
23 Public Policy and Public Administration John Wanna406
Part 3Sociology431
24 Patterns of Social Inequality Kathryn Dwan and John S.Western433
25 Families and Households Janeen Baxter462
26 Gender Perspectives Chilla Bulbeck480

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