Thanks to Roger Wilkinson (Digital Publications Editor) and Alan Nixon (TASA 2019 LOC member), we have several videos to share with you from TASA 2019, including the Presidential address and the three keynote presentations, see Conference Outputs below.
| Doing Sociology with Diverse Publics: An open public Panel event that brought together a range of sociologists and allied social scientists who use the discipline in many different ways and contexts. Convenor and host David Rowe with panelists Nathaniel Bavinton, Christina Ho, Janine Pickering & Shanthi Robertson, along with the audience, discussed the benefits and obstacles of activating the sociological imagination among diverse publics. You can access the video here: https://www.facebook.com/AustSoc/videos/523810725140321/ |
Why do we always assume it was the New Right that was at the centre of constructing neoliberalism? How might corporatism have advanced neoliberalism? And, more controversially, were the trade unions only victims of neoliberal change, or did they play a more contradictory role? In How Labour Built Neoliberalism, Elizabeth Humphrys examines the role of the Labour Party and trade unions in constructing neoliberalism in Australia, and the implications of this for understanding neoliberalism's global advance. These questions are central to understanding the present condition of the labour movement and its prospects for the future.
This book is now available in paperback.
|Philippa Collin & Jane McCormack (2019) Young people and politics in Chen, P.J. Barry, N., Butcher, J.R., Clune, D., Cook, I., Garnier, A., Haigh, Y., Motta, S.C. and Taflaga, M. (eds). 2019. Australian Politics and Policy: Senior Edition. Sydney: Sydney University Press. DOI: 10.30722/sup.9781743326671 |
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2020 Special Issue - call for papers
Sex, Health & Technology Special Issue
The Role of Bio-medical, Bio-mechanical, and Bio-digital Technologies in Sex, Sexual Health, and Intimacy. Full papers due: January 17th 2020. Read on...
New: 2021 Special Issue - call for papers
Towards a Global Sociology of Trans and Gender Diverse Health.
After years of advocacy for improved recognition and action, the health and well-being of trans and gender diverse people is receiving overdue attention. In some parts of the world, gender-affirming care is made available in forms which explicitly support a diverse range of gender identities, service preferences and affirmation goals. However, good quality models of care are unevenly available and face a range of threats, creating heightened uncertainty for those who need to access them.
The aim of this special issue is to enhance knowledge on what supports and complicates the provision of health care and support for trans and gender diverse people across different parts of the world.
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PhD Masterclass: Free speech crises in an era of abundant speech
A PHD MASTERCLASS WITH DR GAVAN TITLEY, MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY
Deakin Downtown, Level 12, Tower 2, 727 Collins St, Melbourne
Cost is free and afternoon tea included.
Participants are required to send a brief description of their PhD project including their candidature stage to Sherene Idriss no later than Monday 9 December. Read on...
New: 2020 Closing the Gap Indigenous Health Conferences
July 27-29, 2020 Sydney NSW Australia
Work, (In)equalities and Social Relations in the Digital Economy
IV International Meeting of Sociology (ISSOW)
16-17 March 2020
Lisbon School of Economics & Management, University of Lisbon.
Submission deadline: 15 December. Read on...
Expected Inequalities and Unintended Symmetries
11-12 May 2020 in Warsaw (Poland)
Polish Sociological Association, University of Warsaw and Polish Academy of Sciences.
Abstract submission deadline: December 15. Read on...
Bringing the Hope Back In: Sociological Imagination and Dreaming Transformation
The Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP)
August 7-9, 2020, San Francisco, CA.
Sex and sexuality education for young people: past, present and future
Deakin University, 4:00pm - 5:00pm, TOMORROW 6 December, Deakin Downtown. Read on....
International Seminar on Environment and Society
Current Challenges and Trajectories for Change
2nd & 3rd March, 2020, Institute of Social Sciences of the University of Lisbon.
|Final Call: Last Chance to Register for Scholarships |
Women currently working in the humanities sector have a final opportunity to register their interest in a scholarship worth up to $7,000 to support participation in an accredited leadership development program. Funding must be apportioned by the end of 2019 and it is unsure when these grants will be available again. Find out more and register your interest by completing the Expression of Interest form prior to 5pm TOMORROW December 6: Read on...
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