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What position does the united states play in shaping Australian politics? Australia is among the US's such a lot staunch supporters: Australia has despatched troops to Iraq, and is an best friend within the 'war on terror'. Australian family coverage additionally follows the USA fiscal version, as nation industries and prone were privatised. Erik Paul, a expert in foreign reports, dissects the connection among Australia and the U.S.. He explores how Australia has turn into a key participant in keeping American dominance in South East Asia, and appears significantly on the distinction among the Australian wealth and the comparative poverty of surrounding countries. interpreting the effect of neo-conservative imperialism on Australia's monetary and army concepts, he attracts a few startling conclusions approximately destiny Australian relationships in East Asia, particularly, its dating with China. Written with readability, this can be an amazing advent to the topic for college kids of overseas reviews.

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