University of South Australia

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The University of South Australia (UniSA) is a globally-focused, locally-engaged institution established on the dual principles of equity and excellence with more than 33,000 students. Formed in 1991, UniSA was the youngest Australian institution to be named in the top 50 of 2013 The Times Higher Education's Top 100 global universities aged under 50. The University is a founding member of the Australian Technology Network of universities. It has two Adelaide city centre campuses, two Adelaide metropolitan campuses, and two South Australian regional campuses.

Link to organisation: https://www.unisa.edu.au

Source Acronym: UniSA

Source Type: Education

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Report
3 February 2017

The Cat Tracker project was designed to help cat owners make informed decisions about the care and management of their pet cats.

Other text
17 November 2016

Nicholas Procter and Mary Anne Kenny respond to the Turnbull Government's announcement of a plan to resettle refugees on Manus Island and Nauru in the United States.

Report
31 December 2013

This report has provided the results of a survey of teachers in South Australian primary and middle/secondary schools on the types of behaviours demonstrated by students in the previous week of...

Report
25 July 2013

The purpose of the project was to examine teaching and learning practice in ways that are sensitive to the needs and nature of the school and program context.

Literature review
11 November 2011

This review briefly outlines the main significance of OHS as a public policy issue; and provides an overview of the evolution of the legal architecture and inspectorial practices that have...

Content from centres and departments of University of South Australia

Report
23 November 2016

This report suggests that addressing psychosocial hazards that contribute to human capital costs is an innovative strategy that could improve productivity while also making substantial...

Report
23 November 2016

This research was conducted to better understand the prevalence of workplace bullying and harassment in Australian workplaces and to identify workplace risk factors associated with the occurrence...

Report
8 November 2016

This case study reports on the role and importance of Islamic studies and faith in community Islamic schools in Adelaide and Darwin.

Report
5 September 2016

The report examines the attitudes, expectations and strategies of agencies working in aged care in South Australia in 2016.

Report
29 August 2016

Homelessness and poverty are major challenges in South Australia with the state over-represented relative to other Australian states in the lowest income groups, it also has a high percentage of...

Video lecture/presentation
29 August 2016

Professor Fiona Arney delves into the key message of how paying attention to the needs of children can better support highly effective policy and program implementation in this field.

Report
6 July 2016

This report presents a review of the research and evidence surrounding the effectiveness of child protection income management and whether such a scheme might have unintended consequences for...

Report
15 June 2016

This research project aims to explore how a story-time radio show might add value to the United We Read early-intervention book program. It investigates if such a radio show can further engage...

Report
31 May 2016

The goal of the three-year project entitled Maximising Intensivity and Continuity in Language Learning: Developing, Implementing and Evaluating Models of Provision was to pilot three models of...

Report
21 March 2016

This case study explores how Muslim and non-Muslim students, school leadership, counsellors, teachers and parents reflect on, interpret and manage the experience of engagement and exchange in the...

Report
3 March 2016

Examines the prevalence and effectiveness of anti-bullying policies being used in a convenience sample of Australian government schools in six state or territory educational jurisdictions.

Article
29 January 2016

‘Growth’ is back on the business agenda for 2016.

Report
13 January 2016

This report investigates how demographic factors such as age, religion, place of residence, employment status and political views affect the likelihood that someone is Islamophobic, feels socially...

Working paper
13 January 2016

This project explores the dynamic trajectories that ‘Hazara Afghan Australian Muslims’ take as they negotiate through their multiple sense of identities in each of these categories.

Report
10 January 2016

On 27 November 2015, the MnM Centre partnered with Welcome to Australia to hold an Older Migrants Forum, devised as a pilot project aimed at testing the value of intercultural discussions between...

Working paper
6 December 2015

One of the factors demonstrated by racial or religious segregation is people’s preference for residential homophily – the tendency of like-minded people to gather in the same places.

Working paper
4 December 2015

In the case of Palestinians confronting an exponentially more powerful foe, only the most creative and carefully planned protests, attracting the greatest possible media coverage and with the...

Conference paperWorking paper
1 December 2015

The relationship between religion and the state in Muslim countries has become a much debated and discussed issue among scholars of Islam and Muslim societies.

Conference paperWorking paper
1 December 2015

This paper examines some of the acute development, freedom and knowledge deficits in the Muslim world and discusses explanatory frameworks which may account for them.

Briefing paper
1 December 2015

This report seeks to decenter the dominant discourse of criminality and gang-violence which has become wedded to Lyari Town, Karachi, Pakistan.

Working paper
1 December 2015

This working paper focuses on how engagement in media production, through a community radio project, can assist in the settlement experiences of young people of refugee background.

Audio lecture/presentation
12 November 2015

A number of governments, including Australia’s, have proposed the revocation of citizenship as a means to deter engagement in terrorism. This lecture considers the political and legal context of...

Working paper
30 October 2015

This paper provides a detailed account of traditional Islamic law as it is debated, practiced and proposed to be practiced in modern day Pakistan.

Content Associated with University of South Australia

Audio program
2 February 2017

South Australia's University of Adelaide is researching the social structure of Eyre Peninsula communities to determine potential impacts from oil and gas exploration in the Great Australian Bight...

Article
27 January 2017

The newly released annual Demographia report on housing affordability has found – once again – that Australia has some of the least affordable housing markets in the world.

Journal article
15 January 2017

This study investigated the associations between life history strategies, symptoms of psychopathology, aggression, incidence of self-harm behaviour, and attachment (perceived parental support) in...

Journal article
15 December 2016

This paper substantially increases the understanding of client embeddedness by clarifying the direct effects of the client-employee relationship, and by identifying boundary conditions on the...

Report
15 December 2016

The aim of this paper is to offer some guidance to the management of child protection and related services by drawing on occupational health literature.

Discussion paper
14 December 2016

The aim of this paper is to offer some guidance to the management of child protection and related services by drawing on occupational health literature.

Journal article
1 December 2016

This article outlines findings from a survey that used a stereotype threat framework to investigate the impact of threat-inducing and threat-inhibiting contextual cues on mature-age worker...

Report
23 November 2016

This research was conducted to better understand the prevalence of workplace bullying and harassment in Australian workplaces and to identify workplace risk factors associated with the occurrence...

Report
23 November 2016

This report suggests that addressing psychosocial hazards that contribute to human capital costs is an innovative strategy that could improve productivity while also making substantial...

Report
21 November 2016

Since the 1980s, Enabling Pathways have been one of the main ways that prospective students from low-SES backgrounds have been able to enter into universities. These programs, often known as...

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