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Bridging troubled waters : Australia and asylum seekers

Author: Tony Ward
Publisher: Sydney ; Australian Scholarly, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Australian discussion of asylum seekers is polarised between slogans of 'Stop the Boats' & 'Bring them here'. Both sides have good arguments - & both have their blind spots ... This book aims to bridge the troubled waters. Surveying a wide range of evidence, it presents new insights on how best to approach a major issue for Australia's future." -- Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Ward
ISBN: 9781925588385 1925588386
OCLC Number: 990366480
Description: xv, 252 pages ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Tony Ward.

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"Australian discussion of asylum seekers is polarised between slogans of 'Stop the Boats' & 'Bring them here'. Both sides have good arguments - & both have their blind spots ... This book aims to bridge the troubled waters. Surveying a wide range of evidence, it presents new insights on how best to approach a major issue for Australia's future." -- Back cover.

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