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Families and Relationships

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Convenors:
Brendan ChurchillJudy Rose (18/3/2016).

Aims and objectives:

This group aims to facilitate and support research and collaboration on the sociology of families and relationships. We aim to provide a forum to showcase sociological research on families and relationships and the opportunity to bring theoretical insights, empirical research and policy discussions together in conversation and debate.

 

Topics of interest include:

Family formation

Dating and establishing relationships

Cohabitation and marriage

Separation, divorce and re-constituted families

Domestic violence, neglect and abuse

Relationships and the law

Friendships

Indigenous families

Same-Sex relationships

Trans people and relationships

Intersex Relationships

Queer Relationships

Polyamory

Families of Choice

Mothering, fathering and parenting

Children and childhood

Love

Pornography

Sex Work

Relationships, families and technology

Fertility decision-making and reproduction

Work, domestic labour and patterns of care

Money and family relationships

Theoretical and methodological debates

Year established: March 2008. This group was split into two groups and endorsed by the Executive on March 18, 2016; Families & Relationships and Genders and Sexualities.

Group members

  • Deborah Dempsey
  • Suzanne Franzway
  • Jo Lindsay
  • Marilyn Poole
  • Juliet Richters
  • John Scott
  • Dragica Veselinovic
  • Gillian Whitehouse
  • Julie Matthews
  • Meg Carter
  • Gary Dowsett
  • Emma Kirby
  • Emily, C. Hansen
  • Marie Shepherd
  • Kay Cook
  • Dan Woodman
  • JaneMaree Maher
  • Raelene Wilding
  • Riki Lane
  • Katie Hughes
  • Christy Newman
  • Eve Barboza
  • Jonathan Smith
  • Teresa Flynn
  • Dina Bowman
  • Briony Horsfall
  • Belinda Hewitt
  • Brendan Churchill
  • Roger Wilkinson
  • Cate Morriss
  • Fiona J MacDonald
  • Petra Bueskens
  • Meredith Nash
  • Roger Patulny
  • Luke Gahan
  • Yarrow Andrew
  • Archana P. Voola
  • Nafiseh Ghafournia
  • Barbara Cosson
  • Michael Flood
  • Christina Malatzky
  • Daniela Stehlik
  • Lara McKenzie
  • Sharon Aris
  • Yvette Maker
  • Kate Huppatz
  • Vivian Morey
  • Xiaoying Qi
  • Toni McCallum
  • Diane Luhrs
  • Kellie Bousfield
  • Melanie Baak
  • Zoei Sutton
  • Jennifer Nathan
  • Karla Elliott
  • Julie Peters
  • Ashley Barnwell
  • Michelle Brady
  • Monica O'Dwyer
  • Kathy Newton
  • Leah Williams Veazey
  • Sharon Quah
  • Jodie Skellern
  • Katherine Carroll
  • Leanne Stevenson
  • Laetitia Coles
  • Jennifer Wilkinson
  • Kythera Watson-Bonnice
  • Hatoumata Sire Camara
  • Oznur Sahin
  • Michelle Buck
  • Genine Hook
  • Laura Dunstan
  • Ruth Jeanes
  • Amir Salimiha
  • Barbara Barbosa Neves
  • Harriet Westcott
  • Joni Meenagh
  • Nicole Kapelle
  • Catherine Hastings
  • Gaynor Lee
  • Ian Flaherty
  • Katherine Kenny
  • Kate Johnston-Ataata
  • Anna Denejkina
  • Elizabeth Briant
  • Amanda Peters
  • Dolores Corral Prado
  • Maggie Walter
  • Erick Ater
  • Luisa Matacin
  • Maree Martinussen
  • Ros Wong
  • Sally Hopwood
  • Agnès Pélage
  • Jie WANG
  • Ashley Macklin
  • Alex Workman
  • Brittany Ralph
  • Yee Man Louie
  • Noah Mokaya Omambia Sanganyi
  • Carla Cram
  • Tania McMullen
  • Katy Barbier-Greenland
  • Claire Tanner
  • Geraldine CRISP
  • Rachael Garrett
  • Roseline Olumbe
  • Amaya Alvarez
  • NYA IKPEME
  • Tarun Anand
  • Nyree Pisanu
  • Constance Edgeworth
  • Anne Webster