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The Rudd Government – Whole Book (1.2 MB)


Part I. Introduction

  1. It was the best of times; it was the worst of times Chris Aulich
  2. Issues and agendas for the term John Wanna


Part II. The Institutions of Government

  1. The Australian Public Service: new agendas and reform John Halligan
  2. Continuity and change in the outer public sector Roger Wettenhall
  3. The Rudd administration and the Senate: business as usual Harry Evans
  4. Federalism: a fork in the road? Geoff Anderson and Andrew Parkin
  5. The opposition Gwynneth Singleton


Part III. Policy Issues

  1. Citizen-centred policy making under Rudd: network governance in the shadow of hierarchy? David Marsh, Chris Lewis and Paul Fawcett
  2. The education revolutionary road: paved with good intentions Carole Kayrooz and Stephen Parker
  3. The economy Anne Garnett and Phil Lewis
  4. Climate change Andrew Macintosh Deb Wilkinson and Richard Denniss
  5. Sorry, but the Indigenous affairs revolution continues Will Sanders and Janet Hunt
  6. Foreign policy Andrew Carr and Chris Roberts


Part IV. Rudd as Prime Minister

  1. The rise and fall of the magic kingdom: understanding Kevin Rudd’s domestic statecraft Mark Evans


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