MPSE-012 Solved Assignment 2018-19
STATE AND SOCIETY IN AUSTRALIA (MPSE-012)
Tutor Marked Assignment
Course Code: MPSE-012
Assignment Code: ASST/TMA/2018-19
Answer five questions in about 500 words each. Attempt at least two questions from each
section. Each question carries 20 marks.
1. Critically examine the challenges to multiculturalism in Australia.
2. Examine the ethno-cultural identity of the Indian diaspora in Australia.
3. Describe the relation between immigration and economic prosperity in Australia.
4. Write the following in your own words:
a) Main characteristics of the Australian population
b) Evolution of White Australian policy
5. Examine the current challenges Australia faces in the world economy.
Write a short note on the following in about 250 words each.
6. a) Australian colonial policy towards aborigines
b) Multicultural policy and its impact on migration
7. a) Identity and citizenship in Australia
b) The referendum of 1999
8. a) Nationalism in Australia
b) Financial powers of the Australian Commonwealth and States
9. a) Liberal Party in Australia
b) Pressures Groups in Australia
10. a) Restructuring of the domestic economy
b) Growth of the welfare state in Australia