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Giblin's platoon: the trials and triumph of the economist in Australian public life / William Oliver Coleman, Selwyn Cornish, Alfred Hagger
Bib ID 3642744
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Coleman, William, 1959-
 
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Description Canberra, ACT : ANU E Press, c2006 
xv, 263 p. : ill., ports., facsims. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 1920942491
1920942505
Invalid ISBN 9209424911
9209425055
Summary

"This book tells the story of four men - L.F.Giblin, J.B. Brigden, D.B.Copland, and Roland Wilson - who, in 1920s Tasmania, formed a personal and intellectual bond that was to prove a pivot of economic thought, policy-making and institution-building in mid-century Australia."--p. ix.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 239-254.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at the publisher's home page: http://epress.anu.edu.au

Subjects Giblin, L.F. (Lyndhurst Falkiner), 1872-1951.  |  Brigden, J.B. (James Bristock), 1887-1950.  |  Copland, D.B. (Douglas Berry), 1894-1971.  |  Wilson, Roland, 1904-1996.  |  Economists -- Australia -- Biography.
Other authors/contributors Cornish, Selwyn  |  Hagger, A. J. (Alfred James)
Available From Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200 

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