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Families and Relationships

You can follow the Families & Relationships group on Facebook Event: Creativity and methodological innovation in the sociology of familial and intimate relationships

Convenors:
Kris Natalier, Flinders University and Ashley Barnwell, University of Melbourne (7/12/2018).

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
  • Helen Marshall
  • Marilyn Poole
  • Juliet Richters
  • John Scott
  • Dragica Veselinovic
  • Meg Carter
  • Gary Dowsett
  • 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
  • Roger Wilkinson
  • Fiona J MacDonald
  • Sue Malta
  • Petra Bueskens
  • Meredith Nash
  • Kristin Natalier
  • Archana Voola
  • Laura Gobey
  • Nafiseh Ghafournia
  • Barbara Cosson
  • Michael Flood
  • Sheree Gregory
  • Christina Malatzky
  • Daniela Stehlik
  • Lara McKenzie
  • Sharon Aris
  • Yvette Maker
  • Kate Huppatz
  • Vivian Morey
  • Xiaoying Qi
  • Toni McCallum
  • Diane Luhrs
  • Alissar El-Murr
  • Rose Butler
  • Kellie Bousfield
  • Melanie Baak
  • Zoei Sutton
  • Karla Elliott
  • Ashley Barnwell
  • Michelle Brady
  • Karima Moraby
  • Kathy Newton
  • Leah Williams Veazey
  • Sharon Ee Ling Quah
  • Jodie Skellern
  • Katherine Carroll
  • Ashleigh Watson
  • Leanne Stevenson
  • Peter Jones
  • Laetitia Coles
  • Kythera Watson-Bonnice
  • Oznur Sahin
  • Michelle Buck
  • Genine Hook
  • Laura Dunstan
  • Pei-Chun Ko
  • Ruth Jeanes
  • Barbara Barbosa Neves
  • Brook Armstrong
  • Joni Meenagh
  • Nicole Kapelle
  • Catherine Hastings
  • Gaynor Lee
  • Ian Flaherty
  • Kate Johnston-Ataata
  • Anna Denejkina
  • Elizabeth Briant
  • Amanda Peters
  • Hanne Worsoe
  • Maggie Walter
  • Erick Ater
  • Luisa Matacin
  • Alice Aickin
  • Ros Wong
  • Ashley Macklin
  • Alex Workman
  • Brittany Ralph
  • Noah Mokaya Omambia Sanganyi
  • Carla Cram
  • Geraldine CRISP
  • Rachael Garrett
  • Roseline Olumbe
  • Anne Webster
  • Amrita Limbu
  • Guat Im Bok
  • Suzanna Eddyono
  • Jacqueline Nelson
  • Zoe Bunt
  • Steven Roche
  • leis gordon
  • Whitney Bartlett
  • Kim Lah
  • Brydan Lenne
  • Rachael De Haas
  • Hannah Soong
  • Adrienne Byrt
  • Raisa Akifeva
  • Monika Schofield
  • Bree Allingham-MacLaren
  • Sally Savage
  • Alice Campbell
  • Matilda Wood