Graeme Davison

Emeritus Prof

  • Emeritus Sir John Msh Distinguished Prof, History
19972017
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2017

"Suburb is not a rude word in Australia": A lexical history

Davison, G. J., 2017, What's in a name?: Talking about Urban Peripheries. Harris, R. & Vorms, C. (eds.). 1st ed. Toronto OH USA: University of Toronto Press, p. 68-88 21 p. (Global Suburbanisms).

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Yarning in the street: The evolution of Australian public history

Davison, G. J., 2017, A Historian for all Seasons: Essays for Geoffrey Bolton. Macintyre, S., Layman, L. & Gregory, J. (eds.). Clayton Victoria Australia: Monash University Publishing, p. 71-96 25 p.

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2016

Shaping Melbourne

Davison, G. J., 2016, Remembering Melbourne 1850-1960. Broome, R., Barnden, R., Garden, D., Gibb, D., Jackson, E. & Smart, J. (eds.). Melbourne VIC Australia: Royal Historical Society of Victoria, p. 14-16 3 p.

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2014

The imaginary grandstand: Australian identity in international perspective

Davison, G. J., 2014, Travelling without Gods: A Chris Wallace-Crabbe Companion. Atherton, C. (ed.). 1 ed. Carlton VIC Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 73 - 87 15 p.

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2012

Phoenix rising: the Academy and the humanities in 1969

Davison, G. J., 2012, Taking Stock: The Humanities in Australia. Finnane, M. & Donaldson, I. (eds.). Crawley, Western Australian, Australia: UWA Publishing, p. 33 - 45 13 p.

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2009

Sociology and self knowledge: James Phillips Kay and the Manchester cotton masters 1828-35

Davison, G. J., 2009, Body and Mind: Historical Essays in Honour of F.B. Smith. Davison, G., Jalland, P. & Prest, W. (eds.). Melbourne Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 11 - 42 32 p.

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Tourists, expats and invisible immigrants: Being Australian in England in the 1960s and 70s

Davison, G. J., 2009, Australians in Britain: The Twentieth-Century Experience. Bridge, C., Crawford, R. & Dunstan, D. (eds.). Melbourne Vic Australia: Monash University ePress, p. 14.1 - 14.21 12 p.

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2008

Down the gurgler: Historical inuences on Australian domestic water consumption

Davison, G. J., 2008, Troubled Waters: Confronting the Water Crisis in Australia's Cities. Troy, P. (ed.). 1 ed. Canberra: ANU E Press, p. 37 - 65 29 p.

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2007

The Panorama and the Printing Press

Davison, G. J., 2007, Sydney Views 1788-1888. McAllister, M. (ed.). 1 ed. Sydney, Australia: Historic Houses Trust, p. 14 - 24 11 p.

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The village and the city

Davison, G. J., 2007, The Art of the Collection. Aitken, R., Astbury, L., Crawford, A., Davison, G. & Niall, B. (eds.). 1 ed. Australia: The Miegunyah Press, p. 78 - 107 30 p.

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2006

Discovering Australian history

Davison, G. J., 2006, The life of the past: the discipline of history at the University of Melbourne. Anderson, F. & Macintyre, S. (eds.). 1 ed. Melbourne Australia: History Dept, University of Melbourne, p. 253 - 277 25 p.

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What should a national museum do? Learning from the world

Davison, G. J., 2006, Memory, Monuments and Museums: the Past in the Present. Lake, M. (ed.). 1 ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Publishing, p. 91 - 109 19 p.

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2005

Country life

Davison, G. J., 2005, Struggle Country: the rural ideal in twentieth century Australia. Davison, G. & Brodie, M. (eds.). 1 ed. Clayton Vic Australia: Monash University ePress, p. 1 - 15 15 p.

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Introduction

Davison, G. J., 2005, Struggle Country: the rural ideal in twentieth century Australia. Davison, G. & Brodie, M. (eds.). 1 ed. Clayton Vic Australia: Monash University ePress, p. 9 - 16 8 p.

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Introduction: three days in the life of a museum

Davison, G. J. & Webber, K., 2005, Yesterday's Tomorrows: the Powerhouse Museum and its precursers 1880-2005. Davison, G. & Webber, K. (eds.). 1 ed. Haymarket NSW Australia/Sydney NSW Australia: Powerhouse Publishing and UNSW Press, p. 12 - 39 28 p.

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'Living with the motor car': rival visions of the automobilised metropolis

Davison, G. J., 2005, Go! Melbourne in the Sixties. O'Hanlon, S. & Luckins, T. (eds.). 1 ed. Beaconsfield Vic Australia: Melbourne Publishing Group, p. 117 - 130 14 p.

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The heroic age of steam

Davison, G. J. & Rudder, D., 2005, Yesterday's tomorrows: the Powerhouse Museum and its Precursors 1880-2005. Davison, G. & Webber, K. (eds.). 1 ed. Haymarket NSW Australia/Sydney NSW Australia: Powerhouse Publishing and UNSW Press, p. 200 - 213 14 p.

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The secret life of the Strasburg clock

Davison, G. J., 2005, Yesterday's tomorrows: the Powerhouse Museum and its precursors 1880-2005. Davison, G. & Webber, K. (eds.). 1 ed. Haymarket NSW Australia: Powerhouse Publishing, p. 148 - 159 12 p.

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Urbanisation

Davison, G. J., 2005, A Companion to Tasmanian History. 1st ed. Hobart Tas Australia: Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies, University of Tasmania, p. 491 - 496 6 p.

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2004

Afterword

Davison, G. J., 2004, The Rise and Fall of Marvellous Melbourne. Davison, G. (ed.). 2 ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 316 - 322 7 p.

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A historian in the museum: the ethics of public history

Davison, G. J., 2004, The Historian's Conscience: Australian Historians on the Ethics of History. MacIntyre, S. (ed.). 1 ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 49 - 63 15 p.

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Preface to the Second Edition

Davison, G. J., 2004, The Rise and Fall of Marvellous Melbourne. Davison, G. (ed.). Second edition ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. v - xvi 12 p.

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2003

Half a determinist: Blainey and the mechanics of history

Davison, G. J., 2003, The fuss that never ended. The life and work of Geoffrey Blainey. Gare, D., Bolton, G., Macintyre, S. & Stannage, T. (eds.). 1 ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 15 - 27 13 p.

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2001

Gold-rush Melbourne

Davison, G. J., 2001, Gold: forgotten histories and lost objects of Australia. McCalman, I., Cook, A. & Reeves, A. (eds.). 1 ed. Cambridge UK: Cambridge University Press, p. 52 - 66 15 p.

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2000

Colonial Origins of the Australian Home

Davison, G. J., 2000, A history of European Housing in Australia. Troy, P. (ed.). 1st ed. Cambridge UK: Cambridge University Press, p. 6 - 25 20 p.

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1998

Driving to Austerica: The Americanisation of the Postwar Australian City

Davison, G., 1998, Approaching Australia: Papers from the Harvard Australian Studies Symposium. Cambridge Mass USA: Harvard Uni Com on Aust Studies Harvard Uni Press, p. 159 - 183 25 p.

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1997

Welcoming the World: The 1956 Olympics and the Re-presentation of Melbourne

Davison, G., 1997, The Forgotten Fifties: Aspects of Australian Society and Culture in the 1950s. Melbourne Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 64 - 76 13 p.

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