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Jenny Hocking


"Relevant and electable": Gough Whitlam and the remaking of the Australian Labor Party

On 2 December 1972, Gough Whitlam led the Labor Party into government for the first time in 23 years with the most expansive agenda for change in modern Australian political history. In this paper, Emeritus Professor Jenny Hocking examines how Whitlam took advantage of the...