Wayne Errington is the author of numerous books and articles on Australian politics, political parties and the media.
He is senior lecturer in politics and public policy at the University of Adelaide.
Ruling, not governing
EssayRULING IS A consequence of professional politicking. Yet it has also created unmatched instability in modern Australian politics. Professionalisation of political operations has come to dominate the way major Australian political parties function, and diminishes government and opposition alike....