Notes on Contributors
SIR HARRY GIBBS, G.C.M.G., A.C., K.B.E.
was a Justice of the High Court from 1970 to 1981 and was Chief Justice of Australia from 1981 to 1987.
SENATOR NICK MINCHIN
has been a Senator for South Australia since 1993, and has been the Minister for Industry, Science and Resources since 1998.
MAJOR-GENERAL DAVID BUTLER, A.O., D.S.O.
served in Japan and Korea and was the Australian Attache and Australian Army Representative in Washington from 1979 to 1981, becoming subsequently the General Officer Commanding, Training Command of the Australian Army.
MR. MICHAEL GILCHRIST
is the Editor of AD2000 and has written widely on the Catholic Church and other areas of religious affairs.
MR. R. J. STOVE
is the Editor of the Internet quarterly magazine Codex (www.codexmag.com.au) and has written widely in such journals as Quadrant, News Weekly and the Adelaide Review.
DR. SHARIF SHUJA
teaches at the University of Southern Queensland and has adjunct professorial functions in international relations at Bond University, and his articles have been published in such journals as the Harvard Asia Pacific Review, the Journal of World Affairs and The Review of Policy Issues.
National Observer No. 47 - Summer 2001