Australian Journal of Politics & History

The Australian Journal of Politics and History presents papers addressing significant problems of general interest to those working in the fields of history, political studies and international affairs. Articles explore the politics and history of Australia and modern Europe, intellectual history, political history, and the history of political thought. The journal also publishes articles in the fields of international politics, Australian foreign policy, and Australia's relations with the countries of the Asia-Pacific region.

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Volume 61 (1)

The Pacific Islanders' Fund and the Misappropriation of the Wages of Deceased Pacific Islanders by the Queensland Government
Clive Moore, vol. 61 (1): 1-18
The Ancestry of the Australian Prime Ministership: “the blue ribbon of the highest possible ambition”
Paul Strangio, vol. 61 (1): 19-36
Moving Beyond 100 Years: The “WA Approach” to National Party Survival
John Phillimore, Lance McMahon, vol. 61 (1): 37-52
From “Unstable” to “Stable” Minority Government: Reflections on the Role of the Nationals in Federal Coalition Governments
Linda Courtenay Botterill, Geoff Cockfield, vol. 61 (1): 53-66
European and EU Studies and Research in Australia through Thick and Thin: Public Policy and Higher Education Mismatch?
Pascaline Winand, Paul Kalfadellis, Normann Witzleb, vol. 61 (1): 67-81
Apologists for Power: The Yoo Brief, Executive Power and the State of Exception
Binoy Kampmark, vol. 61 (1): 82-99
Engaging an Elephant in the Room? Locating Africa in Australian Foreign Policy
David Mickler, Nikola Pijovic, vol. 61 (1): 100-120
New Histories of the Origins of the First World War: What Happened to the “Primacy of Domestic Politics?”
Andrew G. Bonnell, vol. 61 (1): 121-127
The War Guilt Question: A Note on Politics and Historiography in the Weimar Republic
John A. Moses, vol. 61 (1): 128-134
Book Reviews
vol. 61 (1): 135-168

Volume 60 (4)

Ideology and the Economy: Capital Issues Controls, Inflation and the Menzies Government, 1950–51
Jodie Boyd, Nicola Charwat, vol. 60 (4): 503-517
Australia and Japan's Admission into the Colombo Plan
Ai Kobayashi, vol. 60 (4): 518-533
Becoming a “Good Nixon Doctrine Country”: Political Relations between the United States and Singapore during the Nixon Presidency
Daniel Wei Boon Chua, vol. 60 (4): 534-548
Re-evaluating Australia's “Cooperative Security” in Cambodia
Jannika Brostrom, vol. 60 (4): 549-563
Partisan Pork-Barrel, Independents and Electoral Advantage: Australia's Regional Partnerships Program in 2004
David Denemark, vol. 60 (4): 564-579
The Minefield of Australian Military History
Martin Crotty, Craig Stockings, vol. 60 (4): 580-591
Donation and Spending Limits in Political Finance Law and their Compatibility with the Australian Constitution
Anthony Gray, vol. 60 (4): 592-605
Issues in Australian Foreign Policy January to June 2014
Geoff Wade, vol. 60 (4): 606-620
Political Chronicles
John Wanna, David Clune, Nick Economou, Paul D. Williams, Harry C.J. Phillips, Liz Kerr, Haydon Manning, Megan Alessandrini, Robyn Smith, Maria Maley, vol. 60 (4): 621-673
Editors' Note
Andrew G. Bonnell, Ian Ward, vol. 60 (4): 674-674