Principle and Pragmatism - A study of competition between Australia's major parties at the 2004 and other recent Federal elections

Preliminary pages

Presiding Officers’ Foreword
Summary of Key Findings and Observations


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Chapter 1: Party Voting and Partisan Decline in Australia HTML
Chapter 2: Principled and Pragmatic Justification of Policy: Distinctions, Compromise and Balance HTML
Chapter 3: The Major Parties Compared: Principle and Pragmatism in the 2004 Federal Election HTML
Chapter 4: Difference or Convergence? A Longer Term Analysis of the Parties’ Ideological Directions and Relationships HTML
Conclusion HTML PDF (10 KB)
Appendices HTML PDF (24 KB)
Bibliography HTML