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1297.0 - Australian Standard Research Classification (ASRC), 1998  
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Classification Structure - Division 360000 - Policy and Political Science


DisciplineSubject
      Description

360100
      Political Science
360101
      Australian Government and Politics
360102
      Comparative Government and Politics
360103
      Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations
360104
      Political Theory and Political Philosophy
360105
      International Relations
360199
      Political Science not elsewhere classified
360200
      Policy and Administration
360201
      Public Policy
360202
      Public Administration
360203
      Research, Science and Technology Policy
360204
      Defence Studies
360299
      Policy and Administration not elsewhere classified
369900
      Other Policy and Political Science
369999
      Other Policy and Political Science

Definitions

Division 360000 - Policy and Political Science, covers political science, public policy and administration, international relations and other policy studies. This division has three disciplines:

    360100 - Political Science
    360200 - Policy and Administration
    369900 - Other Policy and Political Science

    Exclusions:


      (a) Administration and evaluation of health care and community services is included in Discipline 321200 Public Health and Health Services; and

      (b) the history and philosophy of science and medicine is included in Discipline 370600 History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine.

Discipline 360100 - Political Science

This discipline covers political science. This discipline has six subjects:

    360101 - Australian Government and Politics
    360102 - Comparative Government and Politics
    360103 - Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations
    360104 - Political Theory and Political Philosophy
    360105 - International Relations
    360199 - Political Science not elsewhere classified

Discipline 360200 - Policy and Administration

This discipline covers policy and administration. This discipline has five subjects:

    360201 - Public Policy
    360202 - Public Administration
    360203 - Research, Science and Technology Policy
    360204 - Defence Studies
    360299 - Policy and Administration not elsewhere classified


Discipline 369900 - Other Policy and Political Science

This discipline covers policy and political science not elsewhere classified. It has the one subject:

    369999 - Other Policy and Political Science.





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