Journal article

The Golden Country: Australia's Changing Identity

Marilyn Lake

Australian Historical Studies | ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2020

Abstract

How do we reconcile Australia's historic identity as a ‘white man's country’ with a national present characterised by unprecedented ethnic diversity and rapidly increasing migration from India and China, a shift that has resulted in some 3.13 million Australians today claiming Asian heritage?