Scholarly papers and presentations by staff in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


Documents from 2011

Reflections on the factor structure of the Occupational Stress Inventory-Revised, Richard Hicks

Validation of the revised job seeker classification instrument among Australian unemployed, Richard Hicks and Alexander Robey

Sense of humor, personality, and happiness, Richard Hicks and Alice Saver

Coping strategies and health among call centre operators, Richard Hicks and Verity Stoker-Biersteker

Trafficking modernities: Gender and cultural authority in the case of the woman organist, Lilian Frost, Jane Hunt


The silent partner: News agencies and 21st century news, Jane Johnston and Susan Forde

The new, old journalism: Narrative writing in contemporary newspapers, Jane Johnston and Caroline Graham


Review of Fiona Black, The artifice of love: Grotesque bodies and the song of songs. London and New York: T & T Clarke/Continuum, 2009., Julie Kelso

You have to hit some people! Measurement and criminogenic nature of violent sentiments in Australia, Sally F. Kelty, Guy Hall, and Bruce D. Watt


Preserving our past with toys of the future, Muqeem Khan and Penny de Byl

Blended learning internationalization from the Commonwealth: An Australian and Canadian collaborative case study, Shelley Kinash and Susan Crichton

Beyond the binaries that keep us from writing with and like children, Shelley Kinash and Kirsten Kinash

How Does Natural Organic Matter Removal Impact on Disinfection By-Product Formation?, Nicole Knight, Kalinda Watson, Maria José Farré, H King, G Shaw, Frederic Leusch, R Sadler, James Birt, M Bartkow, J Keller, Wolfgang Gernjak, and Paul Burrell

Strengthening the case against functionally significant serotonergic neurotoxicity in human MDMA (ecstasy) users, Michael Lyvers

Alcohol intoxication and self-reported risky sexual behaviour intentions with highly attractive strangers in naturalistic settings, Michael Lyvers, Emma Cholakians, Megan Puorro, and Shanti Sundram

Risky alcohol use and age at onset of regular alcohol consumption in relation to frontal lobe indices, reward sensitivity and rash impulsiveness, Michael Lyvers, Helen Duff, and Penelope Hasking

Australian experience of culturally diverse university classrooms, Beata Malczewska-Webb

Second language learners' motivation and their perception of their teachers as an affecting factor, Masanori Matsumoto

Resilience in university students: Academic success, recollected parental style, and coping strategies, Abby McCann and Richard Hicks

Conclusion, Brett McCormick and Jonathan H. Ping

Introduction, Brett McCormick and Jonathan H. Ping

Sexual asphyxia, Michael McGrath and Brent E. Turvey


Considering a new framework for designing pubic safety 'filler' messages on highway variable-message signs: Applying the behaviour change wheel, Marilyn Mitchell


Considering a new framework for designing public safety 'filler' messages on highway variable-message signs: Applying the behaviour change wheel, Marilyn Mitchell

Australian defence force transformation: The hardened and networked army, Stuart Murray

Propaganda or diplomacy? 'Selling' brand Australia, Stuart Murray

Rebranding China on the olympic stage, Stuart Murray

Satow's diplomatic practice [Review of the book Satow's Diplomatic Practice, by I. Roberts], Stuart Murray

The pariah state of global society: North Korea, Stuart Murray

The plight of the Kimberley: Jobs or culture?, Stuart Murray

The present and future of diplomacy and diplomatic studies, Stuart Murray, Paul Sharp, Geoffrey Wiseman, David Criekemans, and Jan Melissen

Criminal profiling in the courtrooms: Behavioural investigative advice or bad character evidence?, Gareth Norris and Wayne Petherick

A poor fit for journalism research, Mark Pearson


Mental illness, journalism investigation and the law in Australia and New Zealand, Mark Pearson

From shorthand to cyberspace: Journalists' interview records as evidence, Mark Pearson and Jasmine Griffiths

The role of parenting programmes in the prevention of child maltreatment, Aileen M. Pidgeon and Matthew R. Sanders

China’s relations with South Asia: From threat avoidance to development opportunity, Jonathan H. Ping


The Chinese development model: International development and hegemony, Jonathan H. Ping

Birthing and re-birthing Down Under: from ARM-A to AMIRCI, Marie Porter and Julie Kelso

The direct and indirect benefits of dispositional mindfulness on self-esteem and social anxiety, Michael K. Rasmussen and Aileen M. Pidgeon

Inventing Australia for Americans: The rise of the Outback Steakhouse restaurant chain in the USA, Shirleene Robinson

The role of parenting programmes in the prevention of child maltreatment, Matthew Sanders and Aileen M. Pidgeon

Four potential criteria for deciding when to use antidepressants or psychotherapy for unipolar depression: A literature review, Christopher F. Sharpley and Vicki Bitsika


The role of Melancholia in prostate cancer patients' depression, Christopher F. Sharpley, Vicki Bitsika, and David Christie

Breast cancer patients' preferences for information: Different sources at different times?, Christopher F. Sharpley, Vicki Bitsika, and David H.R. Christie


A randomised clinical trial of a meridian-based intervention for food cravings with six-month follow-up, Peta B. Stapleton, Terri Sheldon, Brett Porter, and Jennifer Whitty

Parental bonding and alexithymia: A meta-analysis, F. A. Thorberg, R. McD. Young, K. A. Sullivan, and Michael Lyvers

Attachment security and alexithymia in a heavy drinking sample, F.A. Thorberg, Ross McD. Young, Karen A. Sullivan, Michael Lyvers, Cameron Hurst, J. P. Connor, and G. F.X. Feeney

Alexithymia, craving and attachment in a heavy drinking population, Fred Arne Thorberg, Ross McD Young, Karen A. Sullivan, Michael Lyvers, Jason P. Connor, and Gerald F. X. Feeney

Indigenous knowledges, birds that have 'spoken' and science, Sonia Tidemann, Sharon Chirgwin, and J. Ross Sinclair

Aboriginal stories: The riches and colour of Australian birds, Sonia Tidemann and Tim Whiteside

A history of criminal profiling, Brent E. Turvey

An introduction to crime scene analysis, Brent E. Turvey

Domestic homicide, Brent E. Turvey

Ethics and the criminal profiler, Brent E. Turvey

Fire and explosives: behavioral aspects, Brent E. Turvey

Inferring offender characteristics, Brent E. Turvey

Mass murder, Brent E. Turvey

Psychopathy and sadism: interpreting psychopathic and sadistic behavior in the crime scene, Brent E. Turvey

Serial cases: investigating pattern crimes, Brent E. Turvey

Sex crimes, Brent E. Turvey

Case linkage: offender modus operandi and signature, Brent E. Turvey and Jodi Freeman

Crime scene characteristics, Brent E. Turvey and Jodi Freeman

Forensic victimology, Brent E. Turvey and Jodi Freeman

Introduction to terrorism: understanding and interviewing terrorists, Brent E. Turvey, Majeed Khader, Jansen Ang, Eunice Tan, and Jeffrey Chin

False reports, Brent E. Turvey and Michael McGrath

'Homosexual health hazards': Public discourse on homosexuality and medicine in Australia, 1973-1984, Emily Wilson


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Documents from 2010

The globalization of world politics: Case studies from Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific

Social identity and moral judgement: The impact of political affiliation on the evaluation of government policy, Lisa Abel and Matthew Hornsey

Stakeholder perspectives of organisational reputation, Mark Bahr, Jeni Warburton, Yolanda van Gellecum, and Margaret Shapiro

'What made me unhappy'. Experiences of, and responses to, lifestyle changes in breast cancer patients, Vicki Bitsika, Christoper F. Sharpley, and David R. H. Christie


The specific environmental antecedents of anxiety and depression among Australian university students: Development of the effects of university study on lifestyle questionnaire, Vicki Bitsika, Christoper F. Sharpley, and Leslie Hartley


Evaluation of the revised effects of university study on lifestyle questionnaire (R-EUSLQ) upon students' anxiety and depression, Vicki Bitsika, Christoper F. Sharpley, and Vicki Holmes

What stresses university students: An interview investigation of the demands of tertiary studies, Vicki Bitsika, Christoper F. Sharpley, and Vira Rubenstein


Gender differences in factor scores of anxiety and depression among Australian university students: Implications for counselling interventions, Vicki Bitsika, Christopher F. Sharpley, and Therese C. Melhem


How is resilience associated with anxiety and depression? Analysis of factor score interactions within a homogeneous sample, Vicki Bitsika, Christopher F. Sharpley, and Kylie Peters

Current research in personality traits and individual differences, Gregory J. Boyle

Balance between merit and equity in academic hiring decisions: Judgemental content analysis applied to the phraseology of Australian tenure-stream advertisements in comparision with Canadian advertisements, Gregory J. Boyle, John J. Furedy, David L. Neumann, H. Rae Westbury, and Magnus Reiestad


Sex differences in verbal and visual-spatial tasks under different hemispheric visual-field presentation conditions, Gregory J. Boyle, David L. Neumann, John J. Furedy, and H. Rae Westbury

Capstone project readies multimedia and game students for client focused success, Jeffrey E. Brand, Jan Jervis, and Sandra Thwaites

Recall and recognition of in-game advertising: Effects of environment, ad positioning and difficulty, Koos C. M. Buijten, Claudia E. Pellengahr, and Penny de Byl


Not quite the sum of its parts: Public diplomacy from an Australian perspective, Caitlin Byrne

Spinning the web: The influence of the internet on the reporting of crime and criminal justice in traditional media, Joy Cameron-Dow


The aftermath of sentencing: Naming and shaming of indigenous youth in the Northern Territory, Duncan Chappell and Robyn Lincoln


Modelling the moral dimension of decisions, Mark Colyvan, Damian Cox, and Katie Steele

Damned lying politicians: Integrity and truth in politics, Damian Cox and Michael Levine


Global governance: New organizational concepts in a culturally diverse system, Rosita Dellios

The PRC’s governance diplomacy in the Asia-Pacific region, Rosita Dellios


Selective attention for masked and unmasked threatening words in anxiety: Effects of trait anxiety, state anxiety and awareness, Mark Edwards, Jennifer S. Burt, and Ottmar V. Lipp


Selective attention for masked and unmasked emotionally toned stimuli: Effects of trait anxiety, state anxiety, and test order, Mark S. Edwards, Jennifer S. Burt, and Ottmar V. Lipp

A way in the wilderness: Using critical realism to navigate environmental security's methodological terrain, J. Jackson Ewing

Forensic victimology, Claire Ferguson, Wayne A. Petherick, and Brent E. Turvey


Harmony and humane governance - Contesting the social order in classical Chinese thought and 21st century global society, R. James Ferguson and Rosita Dellios

International regimes and globalization: Tools for managing complex change, Ronald James Ferguson

The nature and role of expert forensic testimony, David Field

Arson, Katarina Fritzon

Personality and social risk factors for driving offences, Katarina Fritzon, Carla Ferrari, and Laura Fleming

Functional consistency in female forensic psychiatric patients: An action system theory approach, Katarina Fritzon and Sarah Miller

The play-production process as a motivating tool in the ESL classroom, Chamkaur Gill