The Australian election survey: the tale of the rabbit-less hat. Voting behaviour in 2007

Bean, Clive & McAllister, Ian (2009) The Australian election survey: the tale of the rabbit-less hat. Voting behaviour in 2007. Australian Cultural History, 27(2), p. 205.

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This paper examines voter attitudes and behaviour at the 2007 Australian federal election., using data from the Australian Election Study. It considers socio-demographic factors as well as the role of policy issues and voter evaluations of the party leaders. The paper concludes that issues, such as the government's WorkChoices policy, as well as health and leadership contributed to Labor's victory.

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ID Code: 31530
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Anthropology; Australasian Literature, Cultural Studies, History, Language & Literature, voting behaviour, WorkChoices, Australian election
DOI: 10.1080/07288430903165360
ISSN: 0728-8433
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > POLITICAL SCIENCE (160600) > Australian Government and Politics (160601)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY (210000) > HISTORICAL STUDIES (210300) > Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History) (210303)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Taylor and Francis
Deposited On: 26 Mar 2010 06:23
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2017 14:40

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