2022-01-06T18:56:38+11:0019 October 2021|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The COVID pandemic focussed Australians' attention on the limits of their federation constitution. Border closures and state regulations have begged the question, "Did the Founding Fathers get it right?" Associate Professor at the Australian National University and author of Their Fiery Cross of Union - A Retelling of the Creation of the Australian Federation 1889-1914 William Coleman [...]

Their Fiery Cross – Revisiting Australian Federation – William Coleman & Michael Sexton

2021-10-05T16:07:30+11:005 October 2021|Tags: , |

Register for the Zoom talk. Bookings open to Members only. The link will be sent out the day of the event. Date/time: Tuesday 19 October 2021 [Australian Eastern Daylight Time] Speakers: William Coleman - Associate Professor, ANU & author Their Fiery Cross of Union - A Retelling of the Creation of the Australian Federation 1889-1914 and [...]

The Crisis on Campus

2019-12-13T18:10:14+11:0013 December 2019|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Universities across the Western world are now educating a majority of high school graduates. What are they being taught? How high are standards? Why is freedom of expression under attack on campus? These questions and many more are the focus of a new book, Campus Meltdown The Deepening Crisis in Australian Universities edited by William Coleman. [...]

Dr William Coleman & Dr Gigi Foster – The Crisis on Campus

2019-11-21T13:10:10+11:0015 October 2019|Categories: Function, Gigi Foster|Tags: , , |

SPEAKERS:     Dr William Coleman (Associate Professor, ANU College of Business and Economics) & Dr Gigi Foster (Associate Professor, School of Economics at the University of NSW ) DATE:             Wednesday 20th November *Book from 6 November 2019* TIME:              5.30 for 6pm     LIGHT REFRESHMENTS               TOPIC:          The Crisis on Campus VENUE:      [...]

Planet Australia

2017-04-20T11:54:55+10:0022 September 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

On Monday 12 September 2016, The Sydney Institute held a discussion on a challenging new collection of essays on Australia published by Oxford University Press titled Only in Australia. The discussion was led by contributors to the collection - Dr William Coleman, Reader at the Research School of Economics, ANU and contributing editor of Only [...]

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