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The Resource Building a better Australia : 50 + stories of co-operation, [written by Mark Derby]

Building a better Australia : 50 + stories of co-operation, [written by Mark Derby]

Label
Building a better Australia : 50 + stories of co-operation
Title
Building a better Australia
Title remainder
50 + stories of co-operation
Statement of responsibility
[written by Mark Derby]
Title variation
Fifty plus stories of co-operation
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Building a Better Australia: 50+ stories of co-operation gives the stories, the people, and the facts behind some of our most iconic and successful co-operative businesses. From farmer owned businesses in the furthest reaches of our land, to hip inner-city food stores; from the bookstores on our campuses to our roadside assistance heroes - Australia is a land of co-operatives. Written by Mark Derby, the stories of our namesake brands from Murray Goulburn and Dairy Farmers to Batlow Apples and the RAC WA, will reawaken interest and pride in the industries and the organisations that have helped build our nation
Cataloging source
QGU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Derby, Mark
Dewey number
334.0994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC605
LC item number
.D47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Cooperative
  • Traditional Credit Union
  • Aboriginal Medical
  • Nungera Co-operative Society
  • Transby Co-operative College
  • Cooperative societies
  • Australia
  • Australia
Label
Building a better Australia : 50 + stories of co-operation, [written by Mark Derby]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Cover title
  • "2012 International Year of Co-operatives Australia"
  • Focus an imprint of Toro Media
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Patron's message / Bob Debus AM -- Ambassador's message / Peter Russell-Clarke -- Professor Greg Patmore's history of Australian Co-ops -- The mateship mentality, Social Business Australia -- Walk like giants: big global, co-operative -- co-operative roots: stayers and masters of re-invention -- Wide brown land: primary producers -- Masters of trade and supply -- Big on members -- Serving where we are: locally minded co-operatives -- Indigenous people's co-operatives -- This is the future: niche sectors and market innovation -- Useful links
Control code
000050892618
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Commemorative edition.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781921156984
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)842241758
Label
Building a better Australia : 50 + stories of co-operation, [written by Mark Derby]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Cover title
  • "2012 International Year of Co-operatives Australia"
  • Focus an imprint of Toro Media
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Patron's message / Bob Debus AM -- Ambassador's message / Peter Russell-Clarke -- Professor Greg Patmore's history of Australian Co-ops -- The mateship mentality, Social Business Australia -- Walk like giants: big global, co-operative -- co-operative roots: stayers and masters of re-invention -- Wide brown land: primary producers -- Masters of trade and supply -- Big on members -- Serving where we are: locally minded co-operatives -- Indigenous people's co-operatives -- This is the future: niche sectors and market innovation -- Useful links
Control code
000050892618
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Commemorative edition.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781921156984
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)842241758

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