Culture & Communications

Article
24 March 2017

In the adrenaline-charged chase for information during a major breaking news event, the temptation for news organisations to overreach in the hope of exclusivity and impact can be too great,...

Journal article
23 March 2017

This article argues that the astonishing uptake of Academia.edu both reflects and amplifies the self-branding imperatives that many academics experience.

Report
23 March 2017

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs recommends that the Australian government establish an interdepartmental working group to liaise with Australian...

Report
20 March 2017

This research shows Australian business owners are embracing access to fast broadband and cloud applications to help them save time and achieve a better work-life balance.

Article
20 March 2017

Glenda Ballantyne and Amrita Malhi look at the policy known as 'interculturalism,' which aims to provide active and equitable interaction between groups over passive tolerance.

Strategy
17 March 2017

'Multicultural Australia – united, strong, successful' - is the Turnbull Government’s public statement recommitting to multicultural Australia; setting both priorities and strategic directions for...

Report
17 March 2017

Report of a formal dialogue which examined cybersecurity issues and how best to manage them in a cooperative manner.

Report
15 March 2017

This report sets up recommendations for action to address the gender gap in Internet access and use and identifies four specific action areas for closing the digital gender gap.

Journal article
14 March 2017

This article examines how public interest concerns were addressed in Australian news media during the passage of the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Act....

Journal
14 March 2017

This paper considers a hitherto obscure aspect of the Northern Territory Intervention: the surveillance of publicly funded computers and internet use.