An activist life / Christine Milne.

-- is the story of an apparently ordinary woman & ndash; a high-school English teacher from northwest Tasmania & ndash; who became a fiery environmental warrior, pitted against some of the most powerful business and political forces in the country. In it, Christine Milne tells her story thro...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Milne, Christine, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 2017.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Praise
  • Author biography
  • Title page
  • Imprint page
  • Contents
  • Dedication
  • Preface
  • 1: My Bloodâ#x80;#x99;s Country
  • 2: The Power of Lake Pedder: Awakening
  • 3: Saving the Franklin: Empowerment
  • 4: Wesley Vale: First Steps in Activism
  • 5: The Case of Port Arthur: Gun Law Reform
  • 6: Pride
  • 7: Demolishing Democracy: Dirty Tricks
  • 8: Being a Woman in Politics
  • 9: In Praise of Knitted Berets
  • 10: Climate in a Bottle
  • 11: Global Citizenship and World Heritage
  • 12: What Price Carbon?
  • 13: Art as Activism.
  • 14: Backpacking and Beyond: Sri Lanka15: Seeking Asylum
  • 16: Leadership and the Importance of Timing
  • 17: The Tasmanian Activism App
  • 18: Green Leadership
  • Afterword
  • Acknowledgements
  • About the illustrator
  • Picture section
  • Notes
  • Index.