Althaus, C., Ball, S, Bridgman, P., Davis, G. and Threlfall,D. (2023). The Australian Policy Handbook: A Practical Guide to the Policymaking Process, (7th ed). Routledge.
Althaus, C. and D Threlfall, D. (2021). ‘The policy cycle and policy theory: from theory building to policy making’, in B Hildreth, G Miller, and E Lindquist (eds), Routledge Handbook of Public Administration, (4th edn), Routledge, chapter 21.
Althaus, C. and Threlfall, D. (2021). ‘A quixotic quest: making theory speak to practice’ in T Mercer, R Ayres, B Head, and J Wanna. (eds), Learning policy, doing policy: the interaction between policy theory, policy practice and policy teaching, Australian National University (ANU) Press ANZSOG Series, chapter 2, pp. 29-48.
Selected op-eds and long-form writing
Threlfall, D. (2021). ‘Home, together, a family: Imagining a future when the present is purgatory’, Griffith Review 73: Hey, Utopia!, https://www.griffithreview.com/articles/home-together-a-family/
Althaus, C. and Threlfall, D. (2021). ‘Connecting theory to public sector practice’, The Mandarin, 28 June, https://www.themandarin.com.au/161329-connecting-theory-to-public-sector-practice/
Threlfall, D. (2020). ‘A great experiment: finding sanctuary for attention in the digital world’, Griffith Review 67: A matter of trust; https://www.griffithreview.com/articles/a-great-experiment
Althaus, C. and Threlfall, D. (2017). ‘Defining policy failure in the Australian public service’, Pursuit, 6 December, https://pursuit.unimelb.edu.au/articles/defining-policy-failure-in-the-australian-public-service
Althaus, C. and Threlfall, D. (2017). ‘Game of Thrones and the underbelly of policy advice’, The Mandarin; https://www.themandarin.com.au/83251-game-thrones-underbelly-policy-advice/
Public lectures and conference presentations
Althaus, C. and Threlfall, D. (2018). ‘Winter is coming: lessons for public servants from Westeros’, address at IPAA National Conference, Melbourne, 17 October.
Althaus, C. and Threlfall, D. (2018). ‘A quixotic quest: making theory speak to practice’, ANZSOG/APS workshop lecture, Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University, Canberra, 9 July.