Curtin: a fighter for the underdog

Coatney, Caryn (2016) Curtin: a fighter for the underdog. Australian Prime Ministers [website].

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Abstract

Dr Caryn Coatney considers behind-the-scenes accounts of some of Curtin’s most trusted confidants. They reveal personal glimpses into his political career, from being a champion of the working-class press to becoming the prime minister. His media mastery elicited more Australians’ support for nearly one million citizens serving in the Second World War.©


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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Faculty / Department / School: Current - Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts - School of Arts and Communication
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2017 05:30
Last Modified: 20 Apr 2017 05:30
Uncontrolled Keywords: John Curtin; Australian Prime Ministers; World War II; history of journalism; media-government relations; parliamentary press gallery
Fields of Research : 19 Studies in Creative Arts and Writing > 1903 Journalism and Professional Writing > 190301 Journalism Studies
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970120 Expanding Knowledge in Language, Communication and Culture
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/30459

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