The politics of race and immigration in Australia: One Nation voting in the 1998 Election

  title={The politics of race and immigration in Australia: One Nation voting in the 1998 Election},
  author={R. Gibson and I. McAllister and T. Swenson},
  journal={Ethnic and Racial Studies},
  pages={823 - 844}
Much has been written in a short space of time about the rapid rise and equally sharp decline of Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party in Australia. Many of these studies have alluded to the importance of the race issue for One Nation, but argued that ultimately the anti-immigrant and anti-aboriginal sentiments associated with the party failed to mobilize voters. This study examines the debate using a multilevel analysis of One Nation [ON] support in the 148 federal electorates. The competing… Expand
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