Australia

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History

The history of Australia as a nation of Western Civilization begins in modern times. Older history is included with the Australian Aborigines.

Modern history

The 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century can be connected.

The 17th century including the early 17th century, early mid 17th century, mid 17th century, late mid 17th century, and late 17th century can be connected. Australia was discovered by the Dutch in 1606. The 18th century including the early 18th century, early mid 18th century, mid 18th century, late mid 18th century, and late 18th century can be connected. Australia was first settled by Europeans, the British, in 1788. The 19th century including the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century can be connected. Australia was under British rule.

20th century

The 20th century including the early 20th century, early mid 20th century, mid 20th century, late mid 20th century, late 20th century, and early 21st century can be connected.

The early 20th century including the early 1900s, late 1900s, early 1910s, and late 1910s can be connected. Australia was under British rule. The early mid 20th century including the early 1920s, late 1920s, early 1930s, and late 1930s can be connected. Australia was under British rule. The mid 20th century including the early 1940s, late 1940s, early 1950s, and late 1950s can be connected. Australia was attacked by Japan in World War II. The late mid 20th century including the early 1960s, late 1960s, early 1970s, and late 1970s can be connected. Australia became an ally of the United States and ended its White Australia policy. The late 20th century including the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s can be connected. Most of the constitutional ties between Australia and the UK ended in 1986.

The early 21st century including the early 2000s can be connected. The late 2000s including 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 can be connected. John Howard was succeeded as Prime Minister in 2007 by Kevin Rudd, who was succeeded in 2010 by Julia Gillard.

The early 2010s including 2011 and 2012 can be connected. In 2013, Prime minister Julia Gillard was succeeded by Kevin Rudd, who served a brief second term. Tony Abbott was chosen as Prime Minister in 2014 and served until 2015 when he was succeded by Malcolm Turnbull. 2013 including the first quarter 2013 and second quarter 2013 can be connected. The third quarter 2013 can be connected. July 2013 including 2013 week 27, 2013 week 28, 2013 week 29, 2013 week 30, and 2013 week 31 can be connected. August 2013 including 2013 week 31, 2013 week 32, and 2013 week 33 can be connected. September 2013 can be connected. The fourth quarter 2013 can be connected.

2014 including the first quarter 2014 can be connected.

Late 2000s

The late 2000s including 2016 and 2017 can be connected. Malcolm Turnbull remained Prime Minister of Australia.

2016 including the first quarter 2016 and second quarter 2016 can be connected. The second quarter 2016 including April 2016 and May 2016 can be connected. The third quarter 2016 and fourth quarter 2016 can be connected.

2017 including the first quarter 2017 and second quarter 2017 can be conncted.

The future including the near future, middle future, and far future can be connected.

Other sociology

Other peoples of the world including major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples can be connected.

Other nations such as Germany, Iran, Turkey, Congo DR, Thailand, France, United Kingdom, Italy, South Africa, South Korea, Burma, Colombia, Spain, Ukraine, Tanzania, Argentina, Kenya, Poland, Algeria, Canada, Iraq, Uganda, Morocco, Sudan, Peru, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Yemen, Afghanistan, Ghana, North Korea, Mozambique, Taiwan, Australia, Syria, Côte d'Ivoire, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Angola, Cameroon, Romania, Chile, Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Niger, Burkina Faso, Guatemala, Mali can be connected.

Other Western Civilization including Anglic peoples and Latin peoples can be connected. Mexico can be connected. Anglic peoples such as those of the United States can be connected. Latin peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Northeast European peoples such as those of Russia can be connected.

Asiatic peoples including Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples, Oriental peoples, and South Asian peoples can be connected. Egypt can be connected.

Southeast Asian peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples can be connected. Vietnam can be connected. Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of Indonesia can be connected. The Philippines can be connected. Indonesia can be connected.

Oriental peoples such as those of China can be connected. Japan can be connected. China can be connected.

South Asian peoples such as those of India and Pakistan can be connected. Bangladesh can be connected. India can be connected. Pakistan can be connected.

African peoples including Western African peoples can be connected. Ethiopia can be connected. Western African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected.

American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, North American Indian, and South American Indian peoples can be connected. Mexico can be connected. Middle American Indian peoples such as those of the southwestern United States can be connected. North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States can be connected. South American Indian peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected.

Communities such as Tokyo, Seoul, Mexico City, New York City, Mumbai, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Delhi, Shanghai, Manila, Karachi, Cairo, Beijing, Osaka, Canton, Moscow, Los Angeles, Calcutta, Dacca, Buenos Aires, Istanbul, Rio de Janeiro, Shenzhen, Lagos, Paris can be connected.

Social structure and change including social types and social structure can be connected. Social change including particular changes and movements, social change factors, and social change processes can be connected.

Institutions including education and family can be connected. Religion including particular religions, religious organization, religious practice, and religious belief can be connected. Government including particular governments, government activity, government structure, and law can be connected. Economics including economic systems, industries, and economic activity can be connected.

Culture including behavioral culture, conceptual culture, and material culture can be conected.

Anthropology including particular groups, human geography, human ecology, physical anthropology, demography, and social foundations can be connected.

Personal studies including biography, psychology, and the human body can be connected.

Science including biology, earth science, astronomy, chemistry, and physics can be connected.


Created 13 May 2013 Last updated 6 Feb 2018