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The Australian Constitution / by Geoffrey Sawer. (1975)

Authors: Sawer, Geoffrey, 1910-1996., Australia. Department of the Media, Australia. Constitution Act. 1975., Australia. Constitution,1967.
Publisher:Canberra : Australian Govt. Pub. Service,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 148 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 84 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Sawer, Geoffrey, 1910-1996.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 159 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Series:
  • Australian Information Service publication.
  • Australian Information Service publication.
Contents:
  • The path to federation
  • A guide to the Constitution
  • Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act
  • Australia as a sovereign nation state
  • Statute of Westminster Adoption Act 1942
  • The constitutional basis of the states
  • Changing the Federal balance
  • The Parliamentary system
  • Executive government
  • The courts of law
  • Federal territories
  • Civil liberties
  • Co-operative federalism and beyond.
  • More...
  • More...
Notes:
  • Includes text of the Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act.
  • Includes indexes.
  • At foot of title: Department of the Media.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0642005877
Dewey Number:
  • 349.4/​02
  • 342.9402
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 794426
  • 794426
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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