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Media, Politics and Multiculturalism in Victoria

Far-right, anti-Muslim groups with a vision for “heroic and salvational masculine violence” a threat to social cohesion in Victoria.

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Upcoming Events

Space, Power, Technology: Towards a Global Digital Criminology

30 August 2018, 4:00PM-8:00PM

What does crime & justice look like in a digital world of hackers, increasingly open source data, widespread surveillance & shrinking borders?

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Meet Our Academics

Introducing Doctoral Candidate: Leul Tadesse Sidelil

Gender Inequality Issues in Science and Technology in Higher Education in Ethiopia

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Current Projects

Mental Health and Supported Decision Making: Lived Experience and Family Carers’ Stories

A research project investigating the lived experience of severe mental health problems and supported decision-making (SDM) from multiple perspectives.

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Current Projects

Humour in social interactions in French and English

The main aim of the project is to analyse the functions of humour in French and Australian social visits within the framework of a larger joint project on social interaction.

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Upcoming Events

Ethics in a Crowded World

5 September 2018, 9:00PM-5:00PM

The conference will focus on the intersections between ethics and global practice.

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Current Projects

Crime and Justice by Social Media

Examining the nature, influence and impact of citizens’ engagement with crime and justice via social media.

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Current Projects

Gender-based Violence in Inpatient Mental Health Units

Have you or someone you know experienced gender violence in a mental health unit as a female patient?

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Current Projects

Civilian Protection and the Use of Force in UN Peacekeeping Operations

United Nations peacekeepers are on the frontline of efforts to protect civilians from violence. More than 100 were killed in 2014.

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