Defending Australia

Gelber, Harry
December 1991
IPA Review;1991, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p44
Discusses the demands of ethnic separatism, one of the more far-reaching and ominous developments in world politics. It's effects on politics and the economies around the world; How separatist demands rest on claims for freedom and liberty; Separatism and the classic problems of territory; Trade-offs between the political and religious independence of nations and their economic welfare.


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