Fighting Australia’s Cold War
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Peter Dean
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-30 - Publisher: ANU Press

In the first two decades of the Cold War, Australia fought in three conflicts and prepared to fight in a possible wider conflagration in Southeast Asia and the
Beyond Combat
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tristan Moss
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-01 - Publisher: NewSouth

War is only a small part of military life. Uniformed men and women spend the vast majority of their time away from combat, training, receiving medical attention
An Army of Influence
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Craig Stockings
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-19 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A thought-provoking analysis of the Australian Army's capacity to change, with a particular focus on the Asia-Pacific region.
Soccer Diplomacy
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Heather L. Dichter
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-03 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Although the game of soccer is known by many names around the world—football, fútbol, Fußball, voetbal—the sport is a universal language. Throughout the p
Dancing in Shadows
Language: en
Pages: 323
Authors: Benny Widyono
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This fascinating book recounts the remarkable tale of a career UN official from Indonesia caught in the turmoil of international and domestic politics swirling
Saving the World?
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Agnieszka Sobocinska
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An innovative history of how volunteers helped build a global consensus that Western development intervention across the Global South was desirable, even as cri
The Vietnam War in the Pacific World
Language: en
Pages: 209
Authors: Brian Cuddy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-11-15 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

Fifty years since the signing of the Paris Peace Accords signaled the final withdrawal of U.S. troops from Vietnam, the war's mark on the Pacific world remains.
Hope, Solidarity and Death at the Australian Border
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Michelle Jasmin Dimasi
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-25 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Forced displacement affects millions annually, as they search for safety, yet how many of us take the time to truly understand the asylum seeker experience? Not
Cosmopolitan Place Making in Australia
Language: en
Pages: 409
Authors: Jock Collins
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-23 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book looks at the historical and contemporary impact of minority immigrant and ethnic communities on the built and social environment in Australian cities,
Walking with Those Asian Tiger Families
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Kin Kok Low
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-26 - Publisher: Partridge Publishing Singapore

This JOURNEY describes the lives of several Chinese families living in a foreign country Australia they later call home. Chan Ah Kow and wife Sussan Leong left