The Knowledge Solution: Australian History: What Place Does History Have in a Post-Truth World?

Author(s): Anna Clark


Does history provide us with cautionary tales or does it highlight the contested nature of our understanding of the past?

Colonisation, nationalism, racism. Fighting on foreign shores, violence on our own country. Workers' rights, land booms, cultural wars. What can we learn from these reoccurring events across the recent history of this nation?

In The Knowledge Solution- History, the country's most compelling writers and historians give insight into the challenging and diverse perspectives of Australia's past, and illuminate how we may better step into the future.

Contributors include-

David Unaipon
Michael Cannon
Stuart Macintyre
Rebe Taylor
Mark McKenna
Rebecca Perkins
Marcia Langton
Peter Sutton
Jo Wainer
James Curran
Stuart Ward
Ellen Warn
Michele Grossman
John Rickard
Peter Spearritt
Helen MacDonald
Janet McCalman
Mark Davis
Richard Evans
Edward Duyker
Ray Parkin
Geoffrey Blainey
Peter Cochrane
Raffaello Carboni
Bain Attwood
Manning Clark


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  • : 9780522875423
  • : Melbourne University Publishing
  • : Melbourne University Press
  • : 0.374
  • : July 2019
  • : 2 Centimeters X 15.4 Centimeters X 23.2 Centimeters
  • : books

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  • : Anna Clark
  • : Paperback
  • : 1911