29 – A Miscellany of Short Talks Dr James Keipert – 3 weekly sessions from 2.00 to 4.00 on Tuesdays 16 to 30 April
Session 1 1. Is Australia a more fragmented society than ever has been? 2. The wheels of Justice grind slowly but do they grind excessively small? 3. The reason for working women's delayed retirement? 4. The coalition government's attitude to global warming. Session 2 1. The population paradox: populate or perish or is it populate and perish? 2. Who is responsible for the prevention and treatment of childhood obesity 3. A solution to chronic underfunding of Victorian State schools? 4. Inventions from 9000BC -bricks, matches and sugar. Session 3 1. The economic and other effects of persistent low wage growth. 2. The problems with mobile phones? 3. Our inefficient and unfair tax system. 4. A possible cure for political preselection gimmickry.