TITLE

MILITARISATION BY STEALTH

AUTHOR(S)
Head, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Overland;Spring2007, Issue 188, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the effect of the war on terror on the Australian military and society. Occasions in the 21st century when Australian soldiers were deployed to police civilians include the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games and political events. Australia's Defence Legislation Amendment (Aid to Civilian Authorities) Act of 2006 (Cwlth) enlarged the reach of the military. The Australian Defence Force (ADF) may occupy a larger domestic security role in spite of the country's constitution.
ACCESSION #
27018778

 

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