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A ‘Chinese Scramble’? The Politics of Contemporary China–Africa Relations

Daniel Large.

in African Affairs

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: African Studies; International Relations; African History; Regional Political Studies. 940 words.

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A ‘Kimberley protest’: Diamond mining, export sanctions, and poverty in Akwatia, Ghana

Gavin Hilson and Martin J. Clifford.

in African Affairs

July 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: African Studies; International Relations; African History; Regional Political Studies. 8253 words.

The temporary suspension of diamond exports in Ghana in 2006 and 2007 is arguably the most significant move to address mounting criticisms of the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme...

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ABC

Liz Jacka.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 1744 words.

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (formerly Commission) (ABC) has been defined as the ‘national’ broadcaster in broadcasting legislation since

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Aboriginal economic development

Jon Altman.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 1602 words.

Since 1788 and the European colonisation of Australia, the continental population has grown rapidly and national income has increased, making

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Aboriginal politics (comparative)

Peter Russell.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 1314 words.

Even though people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent constitute less than 2 per cent of Australia's population, their

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Aboriginal politics (contemporary)

Will Sanders.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 1692 words.

‘Aboriginal politics’ can refer to many things. Often it refers to protest actions undertaken by Aboriginal people, such as establishing

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Aboriginal politics (historical)

Gary Foley.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 2736 words.

The modern Aboriginal political movement has its origins in the first part of the twentieth century, when New South Wales

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Abortion

Helen Pringle.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 796 words.

The regulation of abortion is an issue that flares up periodically in Australian politics, rather than being a topic of

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Access to Knowledge in Africa: The role of copyright

Christopher May.

in African Affairs

October 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: African Studies; International Relations; African History; Regional Political Studies. 776 words.

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Accord

Gwynneth Singleton.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 512 words.

The Statement of Accord by the Australian Labor Party and the Australian Council of Trade Unions Regarding Economic Policy is

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Accountability

Richard Mulgan.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 1103 words.

Accountability, in its core meaning, implies giving an account of performance to someone entitled to demand that account. It includes

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Accounting for Horror: Post-genocide debates in Rwanda, by Nigel Eltringham. London: Pluto Press, 2004. xv + 232 pp. £15.99 paperback, ISBN 0-7453-2000-7 (paperback)

Phil Clark.

in African Affairs

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: African Studies; International Relations; African History; Regional Political Studies. 0 words.

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Achebe or Soyinka?: A study in contrasts

KWAME DAWES.

in African Affairs

October 1996; p ublished online October 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: African Studies; International Relations; African History; Regional Political Studies. 0 words.

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ACOSS

Alison McClelland.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 289 words.

The Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS) is the national peak organisation for community welfare organisations in Australia.

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ACT

Gwynneth Singleton.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 1272 words.

The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) was established under s 125 of the Constitution to be the seat of

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ACT chief ministers

Gwynneth Singleton.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 1234 words.

The chief minister of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) is chosen by a secret ballot of members of

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Acta Aethiopica Volume II. Tewodros and his contemporaries 1855–1868

PATRICK GILKES.

in African Affairs

October 1996; p ublished online October 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: African Studies; International Relations; African History; Regional Political Studies. 0 words.

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ACTU

Gwenneth Singleton.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 583 words.

The Australasian Congress of Trade Unions (ACTU) was established in Melbourne in May 1927 by a resolution of

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Administrative law

Robin Creyke.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 2169 words.

Administrative law is a branch of public law involving claims by individuals against government. The focus of administrative law is

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Adult education

Louise Watson.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 834 words.

The adult education movement began in the early 1800s to meet the desire of working men and women for some

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