Australian cold warrior : the anti-communism of W. C. Wentworth

Clohesy, Lachlan (2010) Australian cold warrior : the anti-communism of W. C. Wentworth. PhD thesis, Victoria University.


This thesis is a case study of the Australian anti Communist W. C. Wentworth. His wide range of associations and interests makes Wentworth an ideal subject. It will examine his anti-Communism and the various ways it manifested itself in his thoughts, policies and actions over his long political career. This study of Wentworth also sheds light on the broader spectrum of anti-Communist politics in the Cold War period in Australia.

Item type Thesis (PhD thesis)
Subjects Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Social Sciences and Psychology
Historical > FOR Classification > 2103 Historical Studies
Keywords communism, anti-communism, Wentworth, Australian history, Australia, Australian politics
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