Disposable Leaders: Media and Leadership Coups from Menzies by Rodney Tiffen

By Rodney Tiffen

ince 1970 seventy-three political leaders in the significant events were forcibly faraway from their management positions. And on the middle of the turmoil is the media, with its 24-hour information cycle making political management evermore precarious.

Disposable Leaders is an interesting and insightful research of the high-drama management problem – a standard occasion that's now crucial to Australian politics. not just does Rodney Tiffen discover one of the most fascinating federal management struggles that experience ruled fresh Australian politics intimately, he additionally examines the entire seventy three profitable management demanding situations that experience happened on the grounds that 1970. In doing so Tiffen additionally shines a gentle at the vital function the media performs within the revolving-door management that has turn into the hot general in sleek Australian politics.

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