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- The Communal Lifestyle Movement and the Case of William Lane (1861-1917)
- Temperance and the Case of Bessie Lee (1860-1950)
- Eugenics and the Case of Marion Piddington (1867-1950)
- Town Planning: The Case of Walter Burley and Marion Mahony Griffin
- The Freedom Rides and Indigienous Rights: The Case of Charles Perkins
- Second Wave Feminism: The Case of Germaine Greer
- Environmentalism and the Wilderness Movement: The Case of Bob Brown
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
- Online assignment submission
- Standard Media
- Web links
- Resources and Links
- Printable format materials
You cannot enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
No special requirements
This subject charts dominant ideas in Australian history that transformed themselves into broad-based social movements. It is constructed around the biographies of prominent transnational figures to explore the ways in which developments in Australia were connected to ideas elsewhere in the world. We approach women's rights, alternative lifestyles, labour politics, urban planning, Aboriginal welfare and racial politics to understand a series of interconnected ideas.
- Online Discussion (15%)
- Essay 2 (45%)
- Essay 1 (40%)
Textbook information is pending.