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Art & Social Sciences celebrates success in latest round of ARC funding grants Article - Posted on 23 November 2017

UNSW Arts & Social Sciences academics have been successful in the latest round of ARC grant awards.

School of Social Sciences Research Publication Awards Article - Posted on 23 November 2017

Associate Professor Leanne Downse and Dr Angela Dew from the Intellectual Disability Behaviour Support program, School of Social Sciences, received the Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability (JIDD) ‘Australian Paper of the Year 2017’ award for their Opinions and Perspective piece entitled ‘Support planning with people with cognitive disability and complex support needs in the Australian National Disability Insurance Scheme’.

Don Dale royal commission demands sweeping change – is there political will to make it happen? In The Media - Posted on 17 November 2017

“Systemic and shocking failures” revealed in NT’s youth justice/child protection systems.

The missing story: young people and domestic violence In The Media - Posted on 7 November 2017

UNSW Professor Eileen Baldry contributes to Q&A panel on young people and violence, hosted by Marrickville Legal Centre. 

We asked a Uni professor for advice on making music venues/events safer spaces In The Media - Posted on 6 November 2017

UNSW's Dr Bianca Fileborn will be speaking at this month's Electronic Music Conference.

Why the ‘Hands Off’ campaign targeting sexual harassment on public transport misses the mark Opinion - Posted on 26 October 2017

A new campaign targeting sexual assault on public transport is a positive development but is unlikely to generate substantive, longer-term change, writes Bianca Fileborn.

Me Too: Exposing the prevalence of sexual assault and harassment In The Media - Posted on 25 October 2017

Dr Bianca Fileborn comments on the Me Too movement and the allegations against Harvey Weinstein. 

What the Harvey Weinstein case tells us about sexual assault disclosure Opinion - Posted on 25 October 2017

Bianca Fileborn writes about the patterns that the Harvey Weinstein case reflects and what needs to change.

Scars of memory and scales of justice: Kenya's history of political murder Article - Posted on 19 October 2017

Political killings have silently become bureaucratised and legitimised as an effective political tool in Kenya, according to Dr Babere Kerata Chacha, a leading expert on African history, and political assassinations and human rights in Africa.

What the Harvey Weinstein case tells us about sexual assault disclosure In The Media - Posted on 17 October 2017

The power disparity between Harvey Weinstein and his alleged victims plays into a range of myths and stereotypes about women, writes Dr Bianca Fileborn, Lecturer in Criminology in the School of Social Sciences, UNSW Sydney

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Why the ‘Hands Off’ campaign targeting sexual harassment on public transport misses the mark

A new campaign targeting sexual assault on public transport is a positive development but is unlikely to generate substantive, longer-term change, writes Bianca Fileborn.

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