Lyn Turney

Journal article

'Paternity fraud' and the invisible child

This article analyses Australian newspaper coverage of the Magill v Magill case, a landmark legal case in which a man sued his wife for 'paternity deceit.' Using results from a thematic analysis of newspaper reporting of the Magill v Magill case from 2002-06, it investigates...
Journal article

Understanding Australians' perceptions of controversial scientific research

Christine Critchley and Lyn Turney examine perceptions of stem cell research among a representative sample of 1013 Australians and five focus groups. The results suggest that the majority of Australians were comfortable with the research using adult cells, but were not comfortable with scientists using...