(Study Guide) Unfit to Command
Unfit to Command investigates the Melbourne-Voyager disaster in the context of the 1960s and examines its effects on the lives of politicians, naval personnel and their families, as well as the policies and practices of Royal Commissions and the Royal Australian Navy.
The nature of the relationships between government, the armed forces and the media are central issues in Unfit to Command. The documentary examines themes of loyalty, justice and respon-sibility and raises questions about the reliability of evidence. It is of specific interest and relevance to teachers and students of: