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Author Nichols, David.

Title The bogan delusion / David Nichols.

Published Mulgrave, Vic. : Affirm Press, 2011.

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 UniM Bail High Use  304.0994 NICH  TWO HOUR LOAN  AVAILABLE
 UniM Archit  304.0994 NICH    AVAILABLE
 UniM Archit  304.0994 NICH    AVAILABLE
Physical description 224 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Notes "Myths, mischief and misconcepts" - cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Nothing defies cultured Australia's sense of itself more than the bogan - that boorish, racist, drunken, sexist, bethonged, Barnesy-loving embarrassment out there in the back blocks. Part travelogue, part social critique, The Bogan Delusion explores the culture and social landscape of Australia in the 21st century. It reveals that the bogan so widely feared is nothing more than a bogey: a convenient reason for many to never venture beyond the cafe-lined cocoon of the inner city.
Subject Cultural landscape -- Australia.
Social interaction -- Australia.
National characteristics, Australian.
Australia -- Social life and customs -- 21st century.
ISBN 9780980790443 (pbk.)