Peta Cook & Angela Dwyer (2017). No longer raising eyebrows: The contexts and domestication of Botox as a mundane medical and cultural artefact, Journal of Consumer Culture
Nicholas Hookway (2017) The moral self: Class, narcissism and the problem of do-it-yourself moralities, The Sociological Review
Tan, H. and Forbes-Mewett, H. (In press) Whose ‘fault’ is it? Becoming Homeless in Singapore. Urban Studies (accepted 28 Oct 2017).
Foreign national ownership of property is a growing concern for many countries, including New Zealand and Australia. From 2018, New Zealand is banning foreign ownership of residential property in an attempt to curb housing inflation and high vacancy rates. Read more…
Sara James (2018). Making a Living, Making a Life: Work, Meaning and Self-Identity, Routledge
Segrave, M., Forbes-Mewett, H. and Keel, C. (2017) Migration Review Tribunal decisions in student visa cancellation appeals: Sympathy, hardship and exceptional circumstances. Current Issues in Criminal Justice 29 (1).
Forbes-Mewett, H. and Wickes, R. (Accepted 15 August 2017) The neighbourhood context of crime against international students. Journal of Sociology.
Wilson Otengah, Erick Ater Onyango, Noah M.O Sanganyi, & Crispinous Iteyo(2017) Compelled By Conditions: Dynamics Surrounding Care Givers Verdicts In Alternative Family Care For Children In Kenya, International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies,Volume 4,No. 5(74-78) Read more…
TASA Treasurer Shanthi Robertson from Western Sydney University, whose area of expertise is migration, spoke on SBS’s The Feed recently regarding Australia’s underground visa market. To view Shanthi’s appearance (5:11 – 7:30), click on the following link and select The Feed November 16:
This post includes blogs, a storify and informed news & analysis by TASA members Read more…
The time of the Annual General Meeting is now 5:15pm – 6:15pm
Wednesday November 29thAGM agenda
Social Science Lecture Theatre
The University of Western Australia, Perth
Following the success of the Crime and Governance ‘Politics and Crime Control’ symposium, The Journal of Applied Youth Studies (JAYS), along with guest editors Joel McGregor and Xanthé Mallett, are now welcoming abstract submissions for a special issue to be published in early 2018. Read more…
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Nexus editors Eileen Clark, Peter Robinson and Alexia Maddox have compiled a bumper final 2017 issue. You can access all the articles directly from the Nexus site.
The #TASA2017 LOC have completed the mammoth task of compiling the concurrent sessions program. You can access it via the link below:Concurrent Sessions Program