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Authors: Maddox, Marion
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/175752
Description: Literature on megachurches (Protestant churches with attendance over 2000) concentrates on numbers at the expense of an associated, but more instructive, characteristic: an overriding commitment to gr ... More
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Authors: Wise, Amanda
Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/162224
Description: This article is based on an ethnographic study of white working-class senior citizens and elderly post-war long-term migrants living in a multicultural neighbourhood in Sydney. Ashfield is a suburb wh ... More
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Authors: Wise, Amanda
Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/157389
Description: 16 page(s)
Authors: Vasta, Ellie
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/130127
Description: The focus of this paper is on how the state sets up discriminatory structures, how immigrants work out ways of managing those structures and how in this process they construct flexible and innovative ... More
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Authors: Wise, Amanda
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/162178
Description: This essay draws on the fieldwork from three research projects undertaken in Australia between 2002 and 2007. The general research was concerned with investigating the phenomenology of everyday divers ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149018
Description: In Britain, there is much concern in policy and public discourse about immigrant integration and social cohesion. But how do immigrants themselves perceive the process of settlement in the UK? This qu ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188732
Description: Du Gay and Scott propose an important rethinking of the concept of the state and its relationship to the institutional development of the state, and offer a valuable distinction between notions of sta ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125635
Description: 17 page(s)
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/154871
Description: Australia has one of the world‘s most culturally diverse workforces and it is at work where ‗enforced‘ intercultural contact and intermingling occurs daily. The quality of social relationships between ... More
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Authors: Dean, Mitchell
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/193005
Description: 18 page(s)
Authors: Vasta, Ellie
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/156862
Description: Discussions about belonging and national identity are part of a broader European debate concerned with a perceived homogeneous national identity. One concern is that many immigrants and ethnic minorit ... More
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Authors: Wise, Amanda
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/133197
Description: Every day, people from different backgrounds mix together, whether by design or necessity, in our multicultural neighbourhoods and cities. This article explores how senses, sensibilities, habitus and ... More
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Authors: Vasta, Ellie
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/148603
Description: People and politics in many western countries appear increasingly hostile to immigration and cultural diversity. Multicultural discourses have been abandoned as public concern rises about European cou ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/115188
Description: The relationship that international students have with members of the community is very significant (Ward 2006). The way that various community representatives and residents respond to newcomers will ... More
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Authors: Dean, Mitchell
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118365
Description: Following conservative politicians, neoliberal philosophers and radical critics, different strands of social science, including those using Foucault’s governmentality approach, joined the questioning ... More
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