Informed News & Analysis
Amanda Wise, Kristine Aquino & colleagues (April 30, 2018). Pushing casual sport to the margins threatens cities’ social cohesion. The Conversation
Donna Bridges & Ben Wadham (April 23, 2018). Media reporting on women in the military is preserving a male dominated culture. The Conversation.
Marcus Maloney, ‘Jordan Peterson: The battle for the hearts and minds of young men‘, Mojo News
Andrew Butt, Andrew Fisher & Shakira Hussein, ‘Can meat exports be made humane? Here are three key strategies‘. The Conversation
Crystal Abidin, ‘Layers of Identity: How to be “real” when everyone is watching’. Real Life
Joshua Roose, ‘How Indonesia is dealing with the new threat posed by returning Islamic State fighters‘. The Conversation
Ramon Spaaij & Ruth Jeanes, ‘Practical steps to supporting diversity in junior sport‘. Play by the Rules.
Dan Woodman, ‘Nice work, if you can get it‘. The Australian
Randa Abdel-Fattah, ‘Weddings, Gaza and Losing Faith‘. Q & A, Monday May 21
Fran Collyer. ‘Sociologist of the Month‘, Current Sociology
Fabian Cannizzo, ‘Learning at a Scholarly Pace: On the Socialised Temporalities of Academic Work‘. Cultural Sociology.
Crystal Abidin, ‘Keynote video: Cultures of Internet Celebrity on YouTube‘
Crystal Abidin, ‘Internet celebrity and Influencer cultures‘. ABC Radio Melbourne
Alan Scott, ‘Stop the Jargon‘
Alan Scott, ‘Research Waste‘
Ashleigh Watson, ‘Reviewing Sociological Fiction‘, The Sociological Review
James Arvanitakis, ‘Civics and citizenship education: promoting the future of Australian Democracy?‘
Timothy Graham, ‘Unsocial media‘. Policy Forum.
Penelope Bergen, ‘Where Sociologists Work‘. TASAweb
Denejkina A. (24 May 2018) Stop centring Western academic ethics: deidentification in social science research. Research Ethics Monthly.
Christopher Mayes, ‘The Politics of Fat: Restraint and the Good Life‘, ABC Religion & Ethics
Deborah Lupton, ‘Fat 2nd edition now published‘. This Sociological Life
Deborah Lupton, ‘Using feminist materialism to analyse app use‘. This Sociological Life
Kay Cook, ‘Government urged to review welfare cuts as child poverty increases in Australia‘. ABC Radio National, Breakfast with Fran Kelly
Nicholas Hookway, ‘The good, the bad and the history of Australia’s obsession with sport‘. ABC Hobart
John Scott, ‘Male Escorting- A Sociological Study‘.
Nicholas Hookway, ‘The rise of the barbershop, masculinity and hipster culture‘, ABC Hobart with Helen Sheilds (from 6:30 minutes)
Crystal Abidin, ‘Influencers, youth cultures online, the place of platforms and traditional media‘. The Human Show. WorldPodcasts
Nicholas Hookway, ‘How neighbouring changes when communities do.’ ABC Hobart with Lucille Cutting
Keynote + Panel recording
Crystal Abidin, ‘Cultures of Internet Celebrity on YouTube‘
Keynote Panel Recording
Crystal Abidin,’The Next Generation‘.
Shanthi Robertson, ‘Interview for the panel’s discussion on Luke Foley’s “white flight” comment‘. The Drum Thursday May 24
Penelope Bergen & Anne Stephens, ‘Where Sociologists Work‘. TASAweb