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  • France Today

    France Today

    Professor Steele will give us his well-informed perspective, a tour d'horizon, of present-day France. He will examine its internal politics, including the government's attitude towards its growing Muslim population. He will look at the country's activities and status within the European Union, the expectations of the Paris International Climate Change...

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  • International Sydney

    International Sydney

    With automation replacing more and more jobs, Sydney’s future relies on growing our digital and smart economies. But business based on innovation, entrepreneurship and information technology can be done anywhere in the world and if we are to attract entrepreneurs and grow our digital economy, Sydney must ensure it is a globally competitive place to live...

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  • The Urgent Need for Improving Asian Literacy in Australia – the Case of Indonesia

    The Urgent Need for Improving Asian Literacy in Australia – the Case of Indonesia

    The idea of ‘Asia literacy’ is usually associated with Steven Fitzgerald’s advocacy of the study of Asia in the late 1980s. But the general concept has been the subject of exhortations to the Australian people for up to a hundred years earlier, exhortations that usually fell on deaf ears and infertile ground. The advocacy of the later 1980s had strong...

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  • Russia:  Shirtfronter or shirtfronted?

    Russia: Shirtfronter or shirtfronted?

    Political and media coverage of Russia in Australia tends to be superficial. The last Australian ambassador to the USSR and first to Russia and Ukraine looks at what has happened since the Communists failed to keep the red flag flying. Is Putin the devil incarnate or the noble saviour of Mother Russia or neither of those? What influence does Australia...

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