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Working together, living apart

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Crowley, CM, Working together, living apart, Inside Story, Inside Story Publishing, Melbourne, 19 December 2018 (2018) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

Australia essentially has what political scientists call a two-party dominant political system, with the Liberals and the Nationals generally acting as one. Minority governments are consequently rare nationally, and Greens support for minority governments rarer still. But it happened after the 2010 election, when the voters deserted an unpopular Labor government but didnít flock to the Coalition, leaving neither party able to form government on its own.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:minority government, Australian Greens, Labor Party
Research Division:Studies in Human Society
Research Group:Political Science
Research Field:Environmental Politics
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Government and Politics
Objective Field:Civics and Citizenship
UTAS Author:Crowley, CM (Associate Professor Kate Crowley)
ID Code:130552
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Office of the School of Social Sciences
Deposited On:2019-02-01
Last Modified:2019-02-01
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