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Article
Student Power
Outlook (1968)
  • Rowan Cahill, University of Wollongong
Abstract
Contemporary account by a participant-observer of the upsurge in 1968 of student activism on Australian university campuses, with particular emphasis on the concepts of 'student power' and 'democratisation'. The article is both a background piece, and a critique of the Australian university system and its operation at the time.
Keywords
  • student power,
  • student activism,
  • Sydney University,
  • Rowan Cahill,
  • democratisation,
  • radicalism,
  • 1960s,
  • Vietnam War
Publication Date
August, 1968
Citation Information
Rowan Cahill. "Student Power" Outlook Vol. 12 Iss. 4 (1968)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/rowan_cahill/196/