Leadership and the Australian Greens

  title={Leadership and the Australian Greens},
  author={Christine Cunningham and Stewart Murdo Jackson},
  pages={496 - 511}
This paper examines the inherent tension between a Green political party’s genesis and official ideology and the conventional forms and practices of party leadership enacted in the vast bulk of other parties, regardless of their place on the ideological spectrum. A rich picture is painted of this ongoing struggle through a case study of the Australian Greens with vivid descriptions presented on organisational leadership issues by Australian state and federal Green members of parliaments. What… 
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