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  • The Parliament of Victoria is proud to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Victorian Parliamentary Internship program next year… Read more
  • The School of Social Sciences (SoSS), led by Professor Sharon Pickering, now houses six Social Sciences ARC Future Fellows. This cluster success in the social sciences is not replicated at any other university in the country and is testament to the excellence, innovation and national relevance of social science research at Monash. Pictured are the Future Fellow ... Read more
  • Lucie Cadzow, a BA Honours student in Politics & International Relations, has won the 2014 Contemporary European Studies Association of Australia (CESAA) award for the best essay by an honours or postgraduate student for her paper on “The European Union’s decision to introduce a financial transaction tax in 2011-12″. Lucie wrote the 5,000-word policy analysis as part ... Read more
  • Gender and the crisis: Contested transformations of the gender regime  How is the crisis restructuring the gender regime?  The complex inequalities on which the financial crisis draws, and which the development of global finance exacerbates, intersect in diverse ways.  The paper argues for a gendered conceptualisation of the crisis, not as ‘refamilialisation’ in which women are ... Read more