Associate Professor David Lee

Associate Professor of History
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
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Dr David Lee is an Associate Professor who joined the University of New South Wales in 2019 and before that was based in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for twenty-four years. He has a PhD from the Australian National University. He has published widely on Australian history including Australia during the Cold War. His most recent book is titled The Second Rush: Mining and the Transformation of Australia (Redland Bay: Connor Court, 2016).

Books

Lee D, 2016, The Second Rush Mining and the Transformation of Australia, Connor Court Publishing Pty Limited

Lee D, 2010, Stanley Melbourne Bruce Australian Internationalist, Bloomsbury Publishing

Parkin R; Lee D, 2008, Great White Fleet to Coral Sea Naval Strategy and the Development of Australian-United States Relations, 1900-1945

Doulman J; Lee D, 2008, Every Assistance and Protection A History of the Australian Passport

Kenyon D; Lee D, 2006, The Struggle for Trade Liberalisation in Agriculture Australia and the Cairns Group in the Uruguay Round

Lee D, 2005, Australia and the World in the Twentieth Century

Lee D, 1995, Search for Security The Political Economy of Australia's Postwar Foreign and Defence Policy, Allen & Unwin Australia

Book Chapters

Lee D, 2018, 'The Fraser Government, 1975-1983: Andrew Peacock and Tony Street', in Conley Tyler M; Robbins J (ed.), , Australian Institute of International Affairs, pp. 25 - 48

Lee D, 2018, 'Sir John Latham and the League of Nations', in , Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, pp. 83 - 99

Lee D, 2017, 'Buying Back the Farm: the Whitlam Government and the Australianisation of mining', in , Monash University Publishing, Melbourne

Lee D; Lowe D, 2016, 'Conclusion', in Lee D; Lowe D; Bridge C (ed.), , ANU Press, Canberra, pp. 255 - 260, http://dx.doi.org/10.22459/AGTW.12.2016

Lee D, 2016, 'Australia's ambassadors in Washington, 1982-1989', in Lee D; Lowe D; Bridge C (ed.), , ANU Press, Canberra, pp. 183 - 207, http://dx.doi.org/10.22459/AGTW.12.2016

Lee D, 2016, 'The Career Diplomats: Sir Patrick Shaw, Alan Renouf and Sir Nicholas Parkinson, 1974-82', in Lowe D; Bridge C (ed.), , ANU Press, Canberra, pp. 161 - 181, http://dx.doi.org/10.22459/AGTW.12.2016

Lee D, 2015, 'Sir John Crawford: Agriculture and Trade', in , ANU Press, Canberra, http://dx.doi.org/10.22459/SDAM.07.2015

Lee D, 2013, 'Australia and the Security Council', in Cotton J; Lee D (ed.), , Longueville Books, pp. 66 - 104

Lee D, 2011, 'Historical Survey of Southeast Asian Borders', in , National Defense University Press, Washington, pp. 59 - 88

Lee D; Kenyon D, 2011, 'Australia and Europe', in , Oxford University Press, Oxford

Lee D, 2008, 'Dealing with Dragons', in Gare D; Ritter D (ed.), , Thomson, South Melbourne

Lee D, 2008, 'Stanley Bruce at the Wartime High Commission in London', in , Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, pp. 149 - 171

Lee D, 2007, 'The Establishment of Diplomatic Relations', in Reid R; Mongan C; Brownrigg J (ed.), , St Clements Retreat and Conference Centre, Galong, pp. 222 - 232

Lee D, 2002, 'Shaw, Sir Patrick (1913-1975)', in Ritchie J; Langmore D (ed.), , Melbourne University Press, Carlton, pp. 220 - 221

Lee D; Dee M, 2001, 'Southeast Asian Conflicts', in Goldsworthy D (ed.), , Melbourne University Press, Carlton, pp. 262 - 309

Lee D, 2001, 'Indonesia's Independence', in Goldsworthy D (ed.), , Melbourne University Press, Carlton, pp. 134 - 170

Lee D, 2000, 'Lawson, John Norman (1897-1956)', in Ritchie J (ed.), , Melbourne University Press, Carlton, pp. 66 - 67

Lee D, 2000, 'McCall, William Victor ((1908-1968)', in Ritchie J (ed.), , Melbourne University Press, Carlton, pp. 162 - 163

Lee D, 1997, 'Defence Policy, 1945-1994: An Historical Perspective', in Malik M (ed.), , Allen & Unwin, Sydney, pp. 8 - 31

Lee D, 1997, 'The Origins of the Menzies Government's Policy on Indonesia's Confrontation of Malaysia', in Cain F (ed.), , Allen & Unwin, Sydney, pp. 72 - 99

Lee D, 1996, 'Australia, the Great Powers and the Decolonisation of Laos', in , Deakin University Press, Geelong, pp. 173 - 187

Lee D, 1995, 'The Cabinet', in Warhurst J; Prasser S; Nethercote J (ed.), , Halw & Iremonger, Sydney, pp. 123 - 137

Lee D, 1993, 'Cotton, Thomas Richard Worgan (1907-1970)', in Ritchie J (ed.), , Melbourne University

Lee D, 1993, 'Ashley, William Patrick ((1881-1958)', in Ritchie J (ed.), , Melbourne University Press, Carlton, pp. 79 - 80

Journal articles

Lee D, 2019, 'Ryan, Edward John (Ted) (1916-1995)', Australian Dictionary of Biography, http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/ryan-edward-john-ted-27551/text34954

Lee D, 2016, 'Jackson, Sir Ronald Gordon (1924-1991)', Australian Dictionary of Biography

Lee D, 2016, 'Comalco's Development of Queensland Bauxite, 1955-1957', Australian Journal of Politics and History, vol. 62, pp. 44 - 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajph.12207

Lee D, 2016, 'States rights and Australia’s adoption of the statute of Westminster, 1931–1942', History Australia, vol. 13, pp. 258 - 274, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14490854.2016.1186001

Lee D, 2014, 'The development of bauxite at Gove, 1955-1975', Journal of Australasian Mining History, vol. 12, pp. 131 - 147

Lee D, 2013, 'Reluctant relaxation', History Australia, vol. 10, pp. 149 - 170, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14490854.2013.11668485

Lee D, 2012, 'Stanley Melbourne Bruce in London, 1938-41', JOURNAL OF IMPERIAL AND COMMONWEALTH HISTORY, vol. 40, pp. 45 - 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03086534.2012.656489

Lee D; Kennedy M, 2007, 'The Credentials Controversy: Australia, Ireland and the Commonwealth, 1950-65', Australasian Journal of Irish Studies, vol. 6, pp. 57 - 82

Lee D, 2005, 'The Liberals and Vietnam', Australian Journal of Politics and History, vol. 51, pp. 429 - 439, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8497.2005.0384a.x

Lee D, 1995, 'Britain and Australia's Defence Policy, 1945–1949', War & Society, vol. 13, pp. 61 - 80, http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/072924795791200178

LEE D, 1995, 'AUSTRALIA AND ANGLO-AMERICAN DISAGREEMENT OVER THE QUEMOY-MATSU CRISIS, 1954-55', JOURNAL OF IMPERIAL AND COMMONWEALTH HISTORY, vol. 23, pp. 105 - 128, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03086539508582946

LEE D, 1994, 'THE 1949 FEDERAL-ELECTION - A REINTERPRETATION', AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, vol. 29, pp. 501 - 519, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00323269408402309

LEE D, 1993, 'AUSTRALIA AND ALLIED STRATEGY IN THE FAR-EAST, 1952-1957', JOURNAL OF STRATEGIC STUDIES, vol. 16, pp. 511 - 538, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01402399308437531

Lee D, 1992, 'The National Security Planning and Defence Preparations of the Menzies Government, 1950–1953', War & Society, vol. 10, pp. 119 - 138, http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/072924792791198913

LEE D, 1992, 'AUSTRALIA, THE BRITISH-COMMONWEALTH, AND THE UNITED-STATES, 1950-1953', JOURNAL OF IMPERIAL AND COMMONWEALTH HISTORY, vol. 20, pp. 445 - 469, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03086539208582880

LEE D, 1990, 'PROTECTING THE STERLING AREA - THE CHIFLEY GOVERNMENTS RESPONSE TO MULTILATERALISM 1945-9', AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, vol. 25, pp. 178 - 195, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00323269008402117

Reports

Lee D, 2019, 'Murphy's Law---the Whitlam Government's Use of the External Affairs Power and its Legacy', Whitlam Institute, Sydney, https://www.whitlam.org/publications/2018/9/24/the-whitlam-legacy-reflections?rq=David%20Lee

Lee D, 2015, Iron Country: Unlocking the Pilbara, Minerals Council of Australia, Canberra, 9

Working Papers

Lee D, 2004, Australia and the British Empire between the Wars, King's College London, London, http://dx.doi.org