Lewis, Chris
September 2007
Quadrant Magazine;Sep2007, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p12
The author criticizes the leftist public intellectuals in Australia for their failure or unwillingness to tackle the broader questions of international economic trend in their analysis of the economic and political challenges facing Australia. It describes the leftist intellectuals as only capable of criticizing the Howard administration and incapable of offering concrete suggestions to the problems of the country. It contends that political analysis goes beyond offering criticism or simplistic suggestions. It mist be able to tackle the bigger picture.


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