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Taylor, Tony: Tony Abbott’s history

Taylor, Tony

Tony Abbott’s history‘, The Conversation, 15 July 2014

Relates recent comments by the prime minister to his formative years and a particular understanding of history. The author argues that ‘the ideological basis of Abbott’s grasp of history will always be Anglo-centric and narrowly commemorative and celebratory rather than based on probing, open-ended inquiry’.