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Author Cater, Nick.

Title The lucky culture and the rise of an Australian ruling class / Nick Cater.

Published Sydney, N.S.W. : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2013.

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 UniM Bail  994 CATE    AVAILABLE
Physical description 361 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 334-344) and index.
Contents 1 Australians 13 -- 2 Spirit of progress 29 -- 3 Flight from progress 50 -- 4 Bunyip alumni 76 -- 5 Godless 94 -- 6 Wild life in suburbia 114 -- 7 Renovators 134 -- 8 Technocrats 151 -- 9 Conscience constituency 175 -- 10 Cultural producers 199 -- 11 Academics 229 -- 12 Moral persuaders 249 -- 13 Idea of Australia 275.
Summary Countries don't get lucky; people do. THE LUCKY CULTURE tells the story of Australian exceptionalism, the unique national quality that transformed a raw, unbroken continent into the great civilisation of the south.
Audience General.
Subject Australians -- Social life and customs.
Australians -- Social conditions.
Culture.
Australia -- Social life and customs.
Australia -- Social conditions.
ISBN 9780732296292 (paperback)
0732296293 (paperback)