Environmental Disaster and Disruption

Environmental Disaster and Disruption

Australia and the wider Asia Pacific regions have seen the proliferation of natural disasters in recent years. Social scientists have pointed out that the natural disasters and impacts they have on people and the ecosystems are situated within the larger postcolonial...
Language and social inclusion

Language and social inclusion

Language plays a core role in people’s ability to participate in society, yet the role of language in fostering social inclusion is often overlooked in social policy. This panel explores some of the more pernicious ways that linguistic discrimination and the...
Public policy and universities

Public policy and universities

This 60-minute webinar will address key issues about the university in contemporary society, as raised in the new book by Andrew Gunn and Michael Mintrom, Public Policy and Universities: The Interplay of Knowledge and Power (Cambridge University Press, 2022)....
What comes next? | Humanities

What comes next? | Humanities

The 21st century has been plagued with one crisis after another – a global pandemic, climate catastrophes, economic turmoil and senseless violence. So how do we equip ourselves for what’s around the corner? To forge our path through this uncertainty, hear from five...