Politics & Social Issues

Research
27 May 2015

The results from the study reveal a bleak picture of entrenched and persistent poverty and disadvantage for a significant proportion of people who access Salvation Army ER and support services....

Research
27 May 2015

This paper considers the ways in which Foucault's (1979) theoretical concept of the panopticon might be used more generally in consideration of public health research and interventions.

Audio
27 May 2015

Within weeks, the Federal Government will present legislation to Parliament to strip dual citizens involved in terrorist activities overseas of their Australian citizenship.

Research
27 May 2015

Disability-inclusive development is a priority for Australia’s international engagement. This strategy aims to promote improved quality of life of people with disabilities in developing countries...

Research
27 May 2015

This e-brief offers an overview of the legal position in respect to e-cigarettes, along with a summary of research findings and viewpoints in the contemporary debate.

Research
26 May 2015

The demand for synthetic drugs in East and Southeast Asia and Oceania continues to rise, while rapid economic integration is creating new opportunities for transnational criminal groups to expand...

Research
26 May 2015

This Australian Government  discussion paper asks people to consider how we might develop a greater appreciation of Australian citizenship and its privileges and obligations, and what does the...

Research
26 May 2015

This report provides interim modelling results of the distributional modelling which estimates the impact on families from government policy decisions taken since the last Federal election in 2013...

Research
25 May 2015

The Indonesian military appears to be taking advantage of a weak president and unpopular police to try and regain some of the internal security functions that it lost as part of the country’s...

Research
25 May 2015

This Positioning Paper is the first output of a project that will analyse the progress of reforms to tenancy management in remote Indigenous communities.