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Australian Economy: Structure and Evolution

In the century following white settlement, agriculture and some mining, mostly gold, fuelled Australia’s economy. Manufacturing industries began to emerge as cities grew in the second half of the nineteenth century, but the adage ‘Australia rides on the sheep’s back’ remained true. Colonial ties reinforced the economic importance of agriculture: Australia exported cheap agricultural goods to [...]

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Evolution of Nationhood in Australia

Australia’s growth from colonial status to that of sovereign independence has been gradual, as Britain progressively relinquished its imperial controls and Australians began increasingly to assert their separate interests. Just before Federation, Australia achieved ‘dominion’ status within the British Empire, with the recognition of internal self-government, considerable independence in foreign relations and at least implied [...]

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Australian Political System

  The Westminster system of parliamentary democracy depends on the competition of different political parties to run for office in periodical elections to ensure that one party (or a coalition) has a cohesive parliamentary majority and can form a government. Under this system these parties formulate public policies, select candidates for election and campaign for [...]

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How To Ride the Metro in France with Luggage

Paris metro is an imperative component of the life-line public transport network in France. As one of the world’s grand subway system, Metro takes pride in some the most striking and distinctive metro stations of the world. It is used by most of people who travel across the country. Operated by RATP, the Parisian Metro [...]

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