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Publishing by organisations has proliferated in the digital era, becoming a key tool in influencing public debate and part of the evidence-base for public policy and practice, yet it is often overlooked as a form of scholarly publishing. This paper looks at the way organisations...
Explores the relevance of the concept of a liberal welfare regime to housing provision through an exploration of the interactions between governments, private markets and households in rental housing in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United States.
This paper re‐appraises the role of the private renting in the housing system drawing on a review of public policies toward the sector in six countries.
This article proposes that single housing tenure categories do not enable an understanding of the ways in which households use, occupy and own residential properties in the context of broad demographic, economic and social changes.
Adapting work on sub-tenure housing choice, housing tenure is...
This report is concerned with the nature of housing occupancy for households that rent, particularly low-income and vulnerable households.
This paper outlines initial findings from the most recent survey of the Australian component of the World Internet Project (WIP). WIP is a collaborative survey-based project looking at the social, political and economic impact of the Internet and other new technologies. The paper argues that...
Exploring the use of old and new media by the Turkish community in Melbourne, Australia. Australia is a nation of immigrants, and the Turkish migrants who began arriving in Australia in the late 1960s, were the first major wave of Muslim immigrants. The next major...
In many respects, mobile phones have fitted into the folds of everyday life with minimal fuss. Building on the developments and experiences of telegraphy and landline telephony, people's use of the device to communicate with others at a distance has mostly been a natural and...
This article explors how factors of implementation may affect digital device diffusion, learning and educational outcomes, and program sustainability in schools.
This article argues that the Australian government needs to adopt a more sophisticated approach to addressing social problems such as homelessness, by investing in early intervention programs and more supportive social housing services.