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Authors: Lloyd, Justine
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/321866
Description: Elsa and Charles Chauvel's 1955 film Jedda was the first Australian feature film to cast Aboriginal actors in lead roles. The film was also unusual in the context of Australian film of the time for it ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Page, Susan
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/307752
Description: Indigenous Studies can be both exciting and challenging for teachers and students. This article will examine how an existing learning theory can be harnessed to help teachers better understand these c ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Fine, Michael
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/321821
Description: Evidence shows population ageing to be historically a product of economic development, closely associated with high living standards and national affluence. Nonetheless, fears that an aged population ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Leitch, Alison
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/339762
Description: 19 page(s)
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351630
Description: Sweden constitutes a traditionally well-developed system of long-term care, based on tax-funded, mainly publicly provided services. This system has changed significantly in recent decades. There has b ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/303193
Description: Australian social policy has seen apparently contradictory developments over the period of economic restructuring. Social spending has increased based on a highly redistributive model while inequality ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/316089
Description: The article reports developments in the healthcare system in Australia as of January 2014, particularly the dual role played by Medicare in the country's welfare state. It claims that Medicare is view ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Pixley, Jocelyn
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/341962
Description: 6 page(s)
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/341851
Description: This research explored gender and cross-cultural similarities and differences in the motivational profiles of Indigenous Papua New Guinean (PNG) and Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Secondar ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Fine, Michael
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/308051
Description: This paper examines assumptions that surround the way that aged care and assistance is conceptualised and discussed. Problems with the concept of care became apparent with the critique of care theory ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Lloyd, Justine
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287629
Description: This commentary examines the intersections of mobility and locality in community-based media practices. In order to investigate how media-oriented practices intertwine with understandings of community ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/351373
Description: Inequality and the redistributive impact of public policies have been central themes in Frank Stilwell's research and in his time as a public intellectual. This chapter examines inequality in Australi ... More
Authors: Johnson, Pauline
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/316403
Description: 18 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/303186
Description: The low level of the Newstart (unemployment benefit) payment has become a major source of concern about Australia's willingness and ability to protect unemployed Australians from poverty. Despite this ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/316434
Description: 27 page(s)