Article by Paul Strangio, Monash University; James Walter, Monash University, and Paul ‘t Hart, Utrecht University … Continue reading Lacking a script, individuals drove the evolution of prime ministerial power
Congratulations to Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett who has been awarded the honour of MPA Supervisor of … Continue reading Sociology’s Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett awarded MPA Supervisor of the Year 2015
Noor Huda Ismail Indonesian police have named a convicted terrorist, Afif Sunakim, as one of … Continue reading To fight terrorism, Indonesia needs to move beyond security measures
by Noor Huda Ismail, PhD candidate in the School of Social Sciences Explosions and gunfire on Thursday … Continue reading Q&A: why did terror hit Jakarta’s streets – and what happens next?
Janice Loreck The “gaze” is a term that describes how viewers engage with visual media. … Continue reading Explainer: what does the ‘male gaze’ mean, and what about a female gaze?
“The next few years in Myanmar promise to be a period of rapid development, democratisation and international engagement, and I am extremely fortunate and excited to be a part of this.”
Maria spoke to a group of about 25 Princeton academics, who were mainly nuclear physicists and nuclear engineers, on the topic of “The Psychology of Atomic Resistance.”
Jude McCulloch (Monash Criminology) Secrecy is anathema to democracy. Without transparency, government may contravene its … Continue reading Mutated conventions: how secrecy in the name of security harms democracy
On December 3, Monash proudly launched the new Gender Peace and Security Initiative, the first of its kind in Australia and the first such university initiative in the Asia-Pacific region.
Carley Fraser, who is doing Honours in Sociology this year, was recently interviewed by ABC Radio … Continue reading Sociology Honours student discusses research on ABC Radio
The Centre for Women’s Studies and Gender Research presents a public lecture, Towards Women’s Security: … Continue reading Launching the Monash Gender, Peace and Security Initiative: Towards Women’s Security
The increasing regularity of fatal violence against women – 63 deaths so far this year … Continue reading Why Australia must secure women’s safety as a national priority
Ben Wellings November 11 resonates less with Australians than April 25. But Armistice Day provides … Continue reading Only the conscription referendums made Australia’s Great War experience different
If prizes were given out for the enthusiasm with which nations commemorate the centenary of the Great War, Australia would be first by a long shot. Dr Carolyn Holbrook looks at ‘Brandzac’.
Katrina Lee-Koo and Sarah Boyd United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 turned 15 on October 31. … Continue reading Waging peace: women’s century-long campaign to end war continues
by Gary Bouma Geert Wilders, who is currently visiting Australia to launch a new political … Continue reading Geert Wilders’ brand of Islamophobia won’t find an audience in Australia
This year we celebrate fifteen years since the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution … Continue reading Celebrating 15 years of the United Nations’ Women, Peace and Security Agenda
Five Monash undergraduate students were selected to participate in the 2015 Security and Strategy undergraduate … Continue reading Defence and Security in the real world: Monash students attend ADFA Conference
Monash Social Sciences student, Magdalena Janas, was selected to be the Faculty of Arts’ representative … Continue reading Monash Arts undergraduate showcases her work at ACUR
Australian ambassador, H. E. Gillian Bird, made in her statement to the United Nations Security Council yesterday during the annual debate on Women Peace and Security.
Remy Davison, School of Social Sciences Eight years in total of protracted negotiations. Twelve countries. … Continue reading Ratifying the TPP may be tough, but Australia needs it
Johan Lidberg In a year and a half the Abbott government managed, in practice, to … Continue reading Closing down FOI: a case study in sneaky government
Monash’s Dr Marie Segrave (Criminology), recently edited a Special Issue of Anti-Trafficking Review, focused on … Continue reading Criminology’s Marie Segrave co-edits Anti-Trafficking Review special issue
Does spending a semester working at the Parliament of Victoria sound good to you? Applications … Continue reading Parliamentary Internship Program 2016 applications now open
Dr Bree Carlton, from Criminology in the School of Social Sciences, asks whether penal reform … Continue reading I would build… radical strategies for resisting the harms of reform