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Strictly speaking | Epistocracy

The term epistocracy* surfaced some years ago in philosophical discussions about the nature of democracy, starting with Estlund’s Democratic Authority (2008). It taps an ancient issue in the debate as to who should be allowed to participate in electing a ...

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Proposed uni changes ‘baffling’: Turnbull

Government plans to more than double the cost of humanities degrees are "baffling", according to a former prime minister. Malcolm Turnbull said he doesn't understand the rationale for the proposal, which was flagged by the Morrison government last week. "I ...

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