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Analysis     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
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Australian Humanist, The     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Australian Indigenous Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 17)
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Australian Mathematics Teacher, The     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
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Chain Reaction     Full-text available via subscription  
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Education in Rural Australia     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
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English in Aotearoa     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
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Gambling Research: J. of the National Association for Gambling Studies (Australia)     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Gay and Lesbian Law J.     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
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  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - The Risk of Diversity
    • Abstract: Jakubowicz, Andrew
      The meanings of integration in Australian political culture from 1900 to the present are discussed. The author argues that since 2008 'integration' has clearly returned as an ideology of immigrant settlement policy in Australia. Australia's integration future seems now to be firmly set on a course in which cultural recognition of difference is subordinated to priorities of social cohesion, as these are perceived by the current political and social elites.

      PubDate: Mon, 18 Oct 2010 11:25:15 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Defending Multiculturalism
    • Abstract: Kerkyasharian, Stepan
      Various views of the policy of multiculturalism in Australia are discussed. The author argues that with the evolution and progress of multiculturalism and policies of access and equity taking hold, it is essential to move towards the promotion of multiculturalism as a policy for social cohesion, i.e. social harmony. Paper presented at the conference: Identity, Citizenship, Social Cohesion and Integration: a British-Australian Comparison, held in 2007 in London.

      PubDate: Mon, 18 Oct 2010 11:25:15 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Welcome by the Metropolis Patron
    • Abstract: de Kretser, David
      The Governor of Victoria, Professor David de Krester, welcomed guests to a reception on the occasion of the 12th International Metropolis Conference in the ballroom of Government House, Melbourne. The issues of Australia's immigration program, multiculturalism in Melbourne and social cohesion are discussed.

      PubDate: Mon, 18 Oct 2010 11:25:15 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - Director's Message: 2007 - an Eventful Year for the
           Institute
    • Abstract: Nieuwenhusen, John
      PubDate: Mon, 18 Oct 2010 11:25:15 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Contributors
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Closing the Gap in Education: Improving Outcomes in
           Southern World Societies
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Investing in Diverse Cities: The Policy of the City of
           the Hague
    • Abstract: Baldewsingh, Rabin
      European cities have taken different approaches to incorporating immigrants within their host society. Rabin Baldewsingh outlines the position taken in The Hague. After being elected as Deputy Mayor, he was offered the portfolio 'integration' and he found the term 'integration' very problematic, as over time it had gained an increasingly negative connotation. He introduced the term 'citizenship' and developed a 'citizenship policy'.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Integration Political - the Ultimate Indicator'
    • Abstract: Aguilar, Alfonso
      The author argues that representation in political institutions the ultimate indicator of civic integration. An individual in a liberal democracy participates in two spheres - one cultural and the other political. The cultural, incorporating religion and ethnic traditions, is up to the individual. The government's main interest in the cultural sphere is to provide it space and ensure that individual rights, including freedom of religion and freedom of expression, are protected in the public arena. The electoral success of President Barack Obama, and that of many other candidates - black, Hispanic, Asian and otherwise - show that rejecting identity politics and espousing the vision that immigrants and minorities belong to the same larger community, based on common civic values, has greater appeal than candidates trying to advance the interests of one ethnic group or community.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Immigration Works Where Immigrants Work
    • Abstract: Hansen, Randall
      The author argues that over the past decade, two trends in European migration and integration policy stand out: first, a liberalisation of migration policy for skilled workers, and second, a hardening of integration requirements for new immigrants and, in some cases, permanent residents. Migration policy works where migrants work. The author suggests that the greatest failure within all Western European immigration policies has been a failure to ensure that migrants acquire and retain work.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Pasifika Migration - the New Zealand Story
    • Abstract: Bedford, Richard
      Recent confrontations in the New Zealand media stirred up a number of negative stereotypes about immigrants' place in society. Richard Bedford looks at New Zealand's Pasifika population and the integration of the second generation. Education and labour-market outcomes for island-born and New Zealand-born Pacific peoples are compared. Labour force participation as a measure of progress among New Zealand's Pacific population is discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - A Place for All in Politics
    • Abstract: Jupp, James
      James Jupp examines political representation for immigrants and ethnic minorities in the English-speaking democracies.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Highlights
    • Abstract: Golebiowska, Kate
      Some of the highlights of the 'Integration Futures' Conference held at the Monash University Prato Centre in Italy in October, 2008 are discussed. International scholars and other experts gathered at the conference to discuss the nature and consequences of the current immigrant integration policies in their countries (including various EU countries, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, USA, India and Japan.). This was the third in a series of conferences hosted at the centre by the Metropolis Project, the Monash Institute for the Study of Global Movements, and the Australian Multicultural Foundation. The discussion concentrated on the widespread shift away from providing settlement and employment support to newcomers to immigration policies now focusing on maintenance of social cohesion and national identities.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - The Growing Significance of Diasporas: An Australian
           Example
    • Abstract: Hugo, Graeme
      Who makes up the migrant communities of Australia' Graeme Hugo looks at the diasporas in this country. Permanent arrivals and departures from Australia, the brain drain and rate of return of Australians are also discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - The Contribution of the Diaspora
    • Abstract: Shah, Nazrin
      His Royal Highness Raja Nazrin Shah, the Crown Prince of Perak Darul Ridzuan delivered the opening address at the 5th Diversity Matters Conference at the Monash University Sunway Campus in Kuala Lampur, Malaysia, held from 19-20 November, 2008. He spoke about the contributory role of diasporas in the Commonwealth.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Diasporas in the Commonwealth
    • Abstract: Neerup, Stine
      The key topics covered at the 5th Diversity Matters Conference at the Monash University Sunway Campus in Kuala Lampur, Malaysia, held from 19-20 November, 2008, are briefly discussed. The theme of the biennial conference was 'Diasporas in the Commonwealth'.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - International Diversity - the Institute's Watchword
    • Abstract: Nieuwenhuysen, John
      The agenda of the Monash Institute for the Study of Global Movement for 2009 is even fuller and more active than that of a highly successful 2008. In particular, the success of associations with Monash South Africa, Monash Malaysia, the Monash Prato Centre and the Menzies Centre at King's College London are being continued and strengthened with fresh projects.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 6 Issue 1 - Forthcoming Events
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - I Hear Motion
    • Abstract: Morris, Meaghan
      The article discusses the skeptical notes on academic mobility in the Asia-Pacific region. The need is to find more ways for real fund collaboration over time periods and at scales that are useful and credible for humanities researchers.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - Deconstructing Core-periphery Relations in Human
           Geography
    • Abstract: Gibson, Katherine
      The author discusses the various geographical, cultural and epistemological moves that she made that greatly influenced her personal intellectual and academic development.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - Peripheral Re/visions
    • Abstract: Robertson, Susan
      Discusses the geopolitics of place, nation and dis/location. Knowledges produced in the metropoles and exported to the periphery, including those produced by the diasporic elites have been found to be economically useful, socially uplifting and politically benign.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - Neither Here nor There
    • Abstract: Wark, McKenzie
      Discusses the advantages of a 'provincial education' in Australia compared with humanities training in higher education in the United States. The author discusses his experiences of emigrating to the United States eight years ago when offered a visiting professorship. The dominant policy in Australian higher education regarding expatriates is mentioned. There are numerous schemes that seem designed to get people to come back permanently - or at least semi-permanently. The author suggest that the most valuable thing might be an ongoing network that can sponsor both people and ideas as they move in both directions.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - Developing Better Research Collaborations
    • Abstract: Jones, Gavin
      The article discusses the institutional practices in Asian, Australian and other research networks. Goodwill and common sense can help contribute greatly to building good collaborative networks as well as funding of their research projects.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - Mobilising Hybridity
    • Abstract: Ang, Ien
      Migrant scholars can bring a unique perspective to their research. In reflecting on his own biography, the author notes how the mixed blessings of hybridity have always informed the trajectories of his thinking and research. His development as a scholar has been shaped by mobilising hybridity as an analytical lens, a methodological tool and, most importantly, an effective resource. In this sense, his identity and practice as a scholar cannot be dissociated from his personal history of migration.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - Rethinking Old Notions of Brain Drain/Gain
    • Abstract: Fahey, Johannah; Kenway, Jane
      Many of Australia's most inventive researchers are on the move around the globe, and in the future their numbers will grow. Is it in our national interest to try to attract them home' Or should we think more creatively and generously about this issue' Notions of brain drain and brain mobility and global citizenship are discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - Moving Ideas
    • Abstract:
      How might we think about the movement of humanities and social science researchers without resorting to the usual, less generous notions such as 'brain drain', brain mobility and diaspora' That was one of the questions that prompted a recent invitational conference called Moving Ideas and Research Policies: Australian Intellectuals in the Global Context. Organised by Johannah Fahey and Jane Kenway on behalf of the Monash Institute for the Study of Global Movements, the conference addressed researcher mobility as a policy issue with epistemological, ontological and ethical implications. Some of their papers are published in this issue of Around the Globe.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - The Magical Million'
    • Abstract: Crawford, Robert
      The author answers the question how many South Africans now live in the United Kingdom. The way in which South African migrants to Britain are viewed by their own government as well as by the British Government is discussed. The push and pull factors driving South African emigration before and after 1995 are discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - In the End It Is Up to You
    • Abstract: Ndaba, Cyril
      His Excellency, Cyril Ndaba, Deputy High Commissioner for South Africa delivered a welcome speech at the 'South African in Britain' symposium. The South African High Commission is actively involved with the Homecoming Revolution, an organisation that lobbies South Africans who are resident in the UK on the many benefits of returning to South Africa - where their skills are needed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - South Africans in London
    • Abstract: Marks, Shula
      The author argues that migration to Britain is nothing new for South Africans - though the reasons for coming have changed greatly over the past two hundred years.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 5 Issue 1 - International Diversity - the Institute's Watchword
    • Abstract: Nieuwenhuysen, John
      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - The Chinese Perspective
    • Abstract: Xiong, Yong; Xue, Wei
      What was the response by the Chinese academics to the 'Chinese in Prato' workshop at the Monash Centre' Vice-President of Wenzhou University Professor Xue Wei, who led the delegation in November 2007, shares his thoughts with Xiong Yong.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Chinese Settlement in Melbourne
    • Abstract: Dharmalingam, A; Wulff, Maryann
      Comparing the Chinese migration experiences in two culturally different places, Melbourne and Prato, can shed light on the processes of social integration. This research is background to a larger study comparing the social, demographic, housing and residential outcomes for the Chinese populations in Melbourne with the situation in Prato, Italy.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Finding Work on China Street
    • Abstract: Fladrich, Anja
      The number of Chinese immigrants living in Prato has created its own enclave labour market. Few of the Chinese migrants speak Italian and a few are illegal immigrants. The methods that Chinese migrants use to find work in Prato - the channels used in the job search and the importance of personal contacts - are discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Islands in the Stream: Globalisation and Community
    • Abstract: Johanson, Graeme; Denison, Tom
      Aspects of internet use in cafes by the community of Chinese migrants in Prato, Italy, are explored. The authors draw on information obtained during an exploratory study undertaken in October 2007, which found that Chinese textile workers use the Prato cafes (known as 'points') heavily for socialising and relaxation, and finding useful information. This project set out to determine whether communications networks may provide a bond between migrants and their places of origin - and fellow migrants - in Prato.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Monash: Building New Communities
    • Abstract: Smyth, Russell
      A new wide-ranging research project centred on the Monash Prato Centre which focuses on the Chinese immigrants living in Prato, Italy, is discussed. Over 80 per cent come from Wenzhou in Zhejiang province. The overriding objective of the research program is to study the multicultural transformation taking place in Italy as a consequence of the influx of large numbers of migrants from Asia and Africa, through an in-depth study of the achievements and challenges facing integration of the Chinese and local communities in Prato. Researchers from Wenzhou University are working with the team from Monash University.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - History and the Britishness Scare
    • Abstract: Lang, Sean
      How history is taught - and which history - is coming under scrutiny in Britain. The author argues that an historical understanding of Britishness will only come if the importance of knowledge and of the construction of a new national narrative is promoted, bringing in all the different ethnic groups that form part of British society today. It will mean incorporating elements of the histories of different parts of Europe and of the Commonwealth. Paper presented at the conference: Identity, Citizenship, Social Cohesion and Integration: a British-Australian Comparison, held in 2007 in London.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - History Teaching and Nationalism
    • Abstract: Clark, Anna
      Do we need a stronger national history curriculum' Anna Clark talks to students to find out what is being learnt in the classroom. Paper presented at the conference: Identity, Citizenship, Social Cohesion and Integration: a British-Australian Comparison, held in 2007 in London.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Redefining the Nation
    • Abstract: Mundy, Simon
      Three out of four of the qualities under discussion - identity, citizenship and integration - are matters for the individual. The fourth quality, social cohesion, is more problematic. The author argues it is becoming increasingly impossible to maintain social cohesion with civilised liberal and compassionate values when nations have replaced trading protectionism with identity protectionism. The nations themselves must be replaced and redefined. Paper presented at the conference: Identity, Citizenship, Social Cohesion and Integration: a British-Australian Comparison, held in 2007 in London.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Testing Citizens
    • Abstract: Davison, Graeme
      Various views held about the citizenship test in Australia and lessons that can be learned from Britain are discussed. The notions of British values and Australian values are also discussed. This article is a revised version of the paper 'National Values, History and Citizenship in a Diverse Society' given to the conference 'Identity, Citizenship, Social Cohesion and Integration: A British-Australian Comparison' jointly sponsored by the Institute for the Study of Global Movements, the Monash London Centre and the Menzies Centre for Australian Studies at Australia House, London, on 1-2 November 2007.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Director's Message: Linking and Learning
    • Abstract: Nieuwenhuysen, John
      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 3 - Contributors
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Contributors
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Social Cohesion, Belonging and Ethnic Diversity
    • Abstract: Hedetoft, Ulf
      Social cohesion, belonging and ethnic diversity are discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - The Challenges for Japanese Immigrant Integration
           Policy
    • Abstract: Keizo, Yamawaki
      The term tabunka kyosei roughly translates to mean 'multicultural community building' - a concept that is new to Japan's policy-makers. Yamawaki Keizo looks at his country's response to foreign residents and what is needed to better integrate them into Japanese communities.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Moving On, Moving Back
    • Abstract: Kee, Pookong
      Return migration in the Asia Pacific region is discussed. Return migration has contributed to the growing interdependence and connection among economies, nations and peoples. Examples include Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, China and India.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - The Influence of the Fourth Estate
    • Abstract: Jakubowicz, Andrew
      The role the media plays in Australia and other countries in creating social cohesion - and ethnic friction - is examined. The author argues that social cohesion can be a state of constant change, which remains open to new ideas and new solutions from all citizens: the media's role could be to help that happen. Unfortunately, too often its role is to block understanding and push people to the margins - where they opt out and disengage.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Minorities and Security: The Case of British Muslims
    • Abstract: Hollis, Rosemary
      'Home-grown' terrorist attacks have changed British attitudes - and life for UK Muslims.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - It Takes Two Hands to Clap
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - From the Sudan to Australia
    • Abstract: Mamer, Abraham
      The author left Sudan as a refugee some five years ago, and eventually arrived in New Zealand and took out citizenship. Today he lives in Australia and works with others from similar backgrounds. At the Metropolis conference, he talked about issues of minorities and security. The role of institutions in the host countries should have in helping bring people and resources together, and the role that minorities can take to effect peaceful and harmonious integration, are discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Lessons from the Cronulla Riots
    • Abstract: Collins, Jock
      Sydney's Cronulla Beach riots show the incident of ethnic conflict. The incident concludes that inter-relations in Australia cities are strong and that social cohesion is the norm in Sydney, with the Cronulla riots the aberration.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Australia's Guest Worker Revolution
    • Abstract: Castles, Stephen; Mares, Peter
      Excerpt from the interview with Professor of Migration and Refugee Studies at Oxford University, Stephen Castles and ABC broadcaster Peter Mares. They discussed issues related to temporary migrants.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - The Healthcare Dilemma
    • Abstract: Abella, Manolo
      In 2003 the Commonwealth Secretariat developed a code of practice (since adopted by the Commonwealth Health Ministers) for the international recruitment of health workers, which aimed to discourage recruitment from developing countries that themselves were short of such workers. Instead of addressing the shortage through recruitment policies, it would make more sense for rich countries that gain substantially from migration to donate resources to expand and improve the training facilities for nursing and other health-related occupations. Admission programs for foreign health professionals may be designed explicitly with a view to strengthening training in origin countries through programmed rotation and teaching stints, so that those who have gained experience can share it with young students at home.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - The Productivity of Migrants
    • Abstract: Desai, Meghnad
      The experiences of many migrants from poorer countries to rich countries are discussed. The hard work and contribution of migrants to the receiving countries needs to be recognised.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - International Migration - New Dynamics and Challenges
    • Abstract: Ndiaye, Ndioro
      The effect globalisation is having on migration patterns and what changes we could expect in these flows and patterns are discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Why Open Borders Make Sense
    • Abstract: Legrain, Philippe
      In the first plenary session, author and columnist Philippe Legrain argued that current immigration controls were failing us and that a fairer and more transparent market-based system should be introduced.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - The 12th International Metropolis Conference -
           Melbourne 2007: Migration, Economic Growth and Social Cohesion
    • Abstract: Nieuwenhuysen, John
      Highlights from the 12th International Metropolis Conference, hosted by the Monash Institute for the Study of Global Movements in partnership with the Australian Multicultural Foundation (AMF), held in Melbourne in 2007, are outlined. Some 750 delegates attended including 300 from overseas.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 2 - Director's Message: Another Productive Year in the
           Making
    • Abstract: Nieuwenhuysen, John
      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - 'No to the Clog Dancing'
    • Abstract: Enus, Anton
      An SBS Presenter discusses the challenges in broadcasting to a diverse audience.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - The Challenges for the Media in South Africa
    • Abstract: Fray, Paula
      A free press culture in South Africa dramatically changed its media landscape. But does this upsurge in community media mean an upsurge of community news in mainstream newspapers' How are issues of race, diversity and giving voice to the marginalised understood' And why does it seem as if the critical stories of this era are still being told through the eyes and the voices of the usual 'talking heads', experts and officials'

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - Agents of Change a New Role for the Media
    • Abstract: Collins, Mark
      This article begins with some examples to illustrate how targeted use of the media can make a big difference in developing countries, and shows how both public broadcasters and NGOs working in the media sector are contributing to development objectives such as the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). It then examines the need to build the capacity of the media themselves, and analyses some research material, principally from the recent report of the African Media Development Initiative, to indicate the main areas of need.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - Media and Diversity in the Commonwealth: Report from
           the Forum
    • Abstract: Dellal, Hass
      The complex and changing relationship between the news media and communities was the focus of the recent Fourth Diversity Matters Forum, held at the Monash University campus, Johannesburg, in February 2007. These forums are held every two years and are an initiative of the Australian Multicultural Foundation in association with the Commonwealth Foundation, Monash Institute for the Study of Global Movements and the Statesman (India). While the subjects of the Diversity Matters forums are different each time, what remains constant is the commitment to promoting dialogue and encouraging practical solutions that foster and celebrate cultural diversity in Commonwealth nations.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - Skilled Migrants - Where Will They Come From'
    • Abstract: Hugo, Graeme
      Policies relating to international migration must take account of it being an integral part of a complex system of flows and linkages between countries. Policies in OECD countries relating to immigration must be based on an understanding of the context in origin countries and cannot be formulated in isolation from other policies and relationships with those countries. This article addresses some of the contemporary and impending developments in Asia that are likely to impinge on the extent to which it can remain a source of skilled migrants into the future.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - Volunteers Head for Distant Shores
    • Abstract: Brook, Jennifer
      Australian Volunteers International (AVI) places volunteers in developing countries across the world. AVI carried out an in-depth investigation into the experiences of returned volunteers. The study, the first of its kind in Australia, looked at the career development of those who had volunteered abroad in developing communities. The report documents the skills developed by international volunteers and examines how these skills match the needs of Australian employers. The culmination of this study was the recent launch of The Right Person for the Job: International Volunteering and the Australian Employment Market, a collaborative study between the Institute for the Study of Global Movements, Monash University's International Development and Environmental Analysis Program and AVI.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - China's 'Peaceful Development': Six Areas for Concern
    • Abstract: Bulmer-Thomas, Victor
      China is undergoing a great social and economic transformation. However this transformation is more complicated than that of Japan and South Korea because China is the most populous country in the world, is not a democracy or a free market economy and has territorial ambitions and maritime disputes. Concerns about China's 'peaceful development' are discussed under six headings: economic, energy security, environmental, social, political and geostrategic.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 4 Issue 1 - Contributors
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - 'New' Literacies': Educational Software and
           Classroom Power
    • Abstract: Walton, Marion
      Discusses a study which focuses on analysing some unexpected ways in which children interacted with software. The research was conducted in a Western Cape township near Athlone on the Cape Flats. It represents only a small snapshot of such activity, but it is clear that long-term investments in teacher training and further resourcing will be required before school literacy activities with computers can shift into a different paradigm - one where children use software to develop other semiotic powers in addition to those needed to 'cheat' the quiz. Such a paradigm would emphasise how computers can be used to mediate communication and would develop an expanded version of literacy.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - A Mediterranean Solution'
    • Abstract: Kneebone, Susan
      The issues arising from extraterritorial or 'offshore' processing of asylum seekers were examined at a workshop held at the Monash Centre, Prato, Italy, in conjunction with the UNHCR and the Information Centre about Asylum and Refugees, King's College, London, on 26-27 September 2005. The themes that dominated the discourse dealt with what could be called the larger political agenda, which is concerned with the responsibility of states and the need for burden sharing between the 'Northern' industrialized countries and the 'Southern' undeveloped nations.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - Screenagers and the Net-gen: Catching up with the
           Digital Natives
    • Abstract: Bulfin, Scott
      Research undertaken for the Being Digital project provides a snapshot of how young people aged between 15 and 16, living in Victoria, are using digital technologies in the classroom and outside school, how pervasive the games, computers and phones are, and how important these technologies have become in their lives.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - Going Digital: Globalised Education - the Technology
           Revolution
    • Abstract:
      Discusses the collaborative research project: A cross-cultural study of young people's engagement with digital technologies and the implications for education. The common aim is to map how young people use the technologies and to examine the effects on their learning, both in schools and in the world outside formal education.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - Migration and Social Protection in China: 25-26
           September 2007, Beijing, China
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - 12th International Metropolis Conference: 8-12 October
           2007 Melbourne Australia
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - New Zealand Arrivals and Departures
    • Abstract: Bedford, Richard; Ho, Elsie
      Countries of the New World - New Zealand, Australia and Canada - have a long history of proactive immigration policies. This article outlines the New Zealand approach to managing migration.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - The Case for Future Immigration
    • Abstract: Skeldon, Ronald
      Looking into an immigration future, certain trends appear clearer than others. The competition for skills will increase globally. The outsourcing of some basic services will stimulate immigration to a relatively small number of centres as regional migration systems intensify. Management will also entail greater control as governments seek to reduce, if not eliminate, irregular migration and particularly that which is the result of trafficking.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - Not Desert Art
    • Abstract: Nelson, Robert
      Discusses a new project aiming to broaden the distinctive appeal of Indigenous artistic production in Victoria to the widest possible international audience and, by doing so, enhance its sustainability

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - Background to MIX06
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - Apartheid in Design: Challenging the Too Hard Basket
    • Abstract: Kennedy, Russell
      The appropriate, ethical and respectful use of Indigenous visual iconography is becoming an important issue around the world - especially when designers are required to visually represent national identity. Many countries now feel a need to acknowledge their whole history and not just their colonial history. This awkward cultural dynamic exists in many countries, including Australia. Combining the Indigenous and non-Indigenous requires a sensitive approach to unique sensibilities. MIX06 (Migrant Indigenous Exchange 2006), a cultural exchange project between visual communication students from Monash University and the University of Hartford in the USA, set out to deal with this difficult and culturally sensitive issue. The exchange took place between April and October 2006 and explored the relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous culture within the context of national identity.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - Reconciling the Irreconcilable
    • Abstract: Ure, Michael; Muldoon, Paul
      A note on the truth commissions whose primary aim was to break the cycles of politically inspired violence that so often and so easily repeat themselves, is presented. Questions that have arisen about the nature of reconciliation as a tool of moral and political regeneration of the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) are discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 3 - Director's Message: Preparing for Metropolis 2007
    • Abstract: Nieuwenhuysen, John
      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 2 - The Great Nano-divide
    • Abstract: Dawson, Emma
      A brief report is presented on the international workshop, entitled New Global Regulatory Frontiers: Evaluating What Will Work for Nanotechnology, convened by the Monash Law School, with the support of the Monash Institute for the Study of Global Movements and industry body Nanotechnology Victoria. It was held 17-18 July 2006.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 2 - Circular Migration between China and Canada: A Focus on
           the 'Return' Segment
    • Abstract: Teo, Sin Yih
      The economic boom in China has created a surprising migration pattern, with many former emigrants reversing their previous decision to leave and returning to greater opportunities. However some do not stay on in China. Return to Canada is considered an option. Circular migration is determined by both the wider contexts of sending and receiving countries as well as the changing expectations of a migrant over his or her lifetime.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 2 - Is Circular Migration the Way Forward in Global
           Policy'
    • Abstract: Vertovec, Steven
      Circular migration has been touted as a possible answer to labour shortages, negative public attitudes, illegal migration and other challenges. Steven Vertovec looks at why policymakers are so interested in this development and asks is circular migration the way forward in global policy'

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 2 - Will 'Managed Migration' Help the UK Skills
           Challenge'
    • Abstract: Pearson, Richard
      The UK government is looking to introduce a points system, similar to Australia's assessment system, to attract more skilled migrants. Richard Pearson looks at what is being planned and how this system might work.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 2 - Australia's Skilled Migration Selection System
    • Abstract: Duke, Jane
      Australia's skilled migration program has been lauded as a great success by several other countries, notably the UK. In this article, Jane Duke outlines the objectives of the program, how it is constructed and managed, and how the Australian government is monitoring the program's outcomes.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 3 Issue 2 - Cherry Picking: A Dubious Practice
    • Abstract: Rowthorn, Robert
      The ethics of cherry picking, a practice where wealthy nations target and recruit graduates from poorer countries, is discussed. Many countries both export and import skilled workers. If a country imports more skilled workers than it exports, it enjoys a 'net brain gain' from the rest of the world. The extent to which individual countries have enjoyed such a gain varies widely - Australia and Canada are the net leaders. The emigration of highly skilled workers has both costs and benefits for sending countries.The moral issues are also discussed.

      PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 2 Issue 4 - Grants
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
  • Volume 2 Issue 4 - Publications
    • PubDate: Tue, 21 Sep 2010 09:06:14 GMT
       
 
 
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