AUS01 Australian Politics

Session Chairs
Prof. Brian Head
Dr. Michael Di Francesco

This session welcomes papers on all subjects relating to Australian politics. Broad topics of interest include, but are not limited to, institutional development, political behaviour, leadership, media and public opinion, party competition, policy debates, foreign policy, indigenous politics, federal/state and intergovernmental politics, ethnicity, class and inequality. All theoretical and methodological approaches are welcome. We especially encourage papers that engage with these topics from the perspective of the Congress Theme ‘Borders and Margins’.