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Bonotti, M. and Seglow, J. (2021) Free Speech, Polity Press.
Bonotti, M. and Zech, S. (2021) Recovering civility during COVID-19, Palgrave Macmillan
Weber, L. Blaustein, J. Benier, K. Wickes, R. & Johns, D. (2021). Place, Race and Politics: The Anatomy or a Law and Order Crisis, Emerald Publishing Ltd.
Forbes-Mewett, H. (Ed.) 2020.Vulnerability in a Mobile World. Emerald Publishing Ltd: Bingley, UK.
Kandasamy, N, Perera, N & Ratnam, C 2020, A sense of Viidu: The (Re)creation of Home by the Sri Lankan Tamil Diaspora in Australia, Palgrave Pivot, UK.
Book chapters View
Forbes-Mewett, H. (2021) The New Security: Shifting the Boundaries, in M Gill, Handbook of Security 3rd edn, (accepted for publication).
Sydes, M. and Wickes, R. (2021). The land of the ‘fair go’? Mapping income inequality and socio-economic segregation across Melbourne neighbourhoods. In van Ham, M., Tammaru, T., Ubareviciene, R. and Janssen, H. (eds) Urban Socio-Economic Segregation and Income Inequality. Springer.
Milivojevic, S., Hedwards, B. and Segrave, M. (2020), "Examining the Promise and Delivery of Sustainable Development Goals in Addressing Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery", Blaustein, J., Fitz-Gibbon, K., Pino, N.W. and White, R. (Ed.) The Emerald Handbook of Crime, Justice and Sustainable Development, Emerald Publishing Limited, pp. 335-353.
Weber, L. & Powell, R., (2020) 'Crime, Pre-crime and Sub-crime: Deportation of ‘Risky Non-citizens’ as ‘Enemy Crimmigration’' in, Pratt, J. & Anderson, J. (eds.), Criminal Justice, Risk and the Revolt against Uncertainty. Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 245-272.
Tan, S & Segrave, M 2020, ‘An Examination of Counter Trafficking Responses in the Asian Region: Hong Kong and Singapore’. In J Winterdyk & J Jones (eds.), The Palgrave International Handbook of Human Trafficking, Palgrave Macmillan, pp.917-934.
Weber, L & Powell, R 2020, 'Crime, Pre-crime and Sub-crime: Deportation of ‘Risky Non-citizens’ as ‘Enemy Crimmigration’', in J Pratt & J Anderson, (eds.), Criminal Justice, Risk and the Revolt against Uncertainty, Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, pp.245-272.
Gan, J & Forbes-Mewett, H M 2019, 'International students’ mental health: An Australian case study of Singaporean students’ perceptions', in K. Bista (ed.), Global Perspectives on International Student Experiences in Higher Education: Tensions and Issues, Routledge (Research in Higher Education), Abingdon Oxon UK, Routledge, pp.228-242.
Moore, H, Segrave, M, Hedwards, B, & Milivojevic, S 2019, 'Australia’s response to human trafficking nationally and regionally: The question of impact', in J. Bryson-Clarke & S Poucki (eds.), The SAGE Handbook of Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery, London UK: SAGE Publications, pp. 434-452.
Journal articles View
Bonotti, M. (2021) Cities, Neighbourhoods and the Challenges of Immigration, Journal of Applied Philosophy, Special Issue.
Bonotti, M. and Stojanovic, N. (2021) Multilingual parties and the ethics of partisanship, The Journal of Politics.
Bouma G., Arunachalam D., Gamlen A., & Healy E. (2021) Religious diversity through a super-diversity lens: National, sub-regional and socio-economic religious diversities in Melbourne. Journal of Sociology.
Forbes-Mewett, H., Hegarty, K., & Wickes, R. (2021) ‘Regional migration and the local multicultural imaginary: The uneasy governance of cultural difference in regional Australia’ Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies.
Gerber, L. Hlavac, J. Shepherd, I. McIntosh, P. Archila, A.A. & Cho, H (2021). Stepping into the Future: Virtual Reality Training for Community Interpreters Working in the Area of Family Violence, The Journal of Specialised Translation.
Hegarty, K. (2021) Defining and Inscribing ‘Multicultural Library Services’ in Australia: A Case Study of the Working Group on Multicultural Library Services (Victoria), Journal of the Australian Library and Information Association, 70(1): 44-59.
Hsieh W, Faulkner N, Wickes R. (2021) What reduces prejudice in the real world? A meta-analysis of prejudice reduction field experiments. The British Journal of Social Psychology.
Humphrey, A. and Forbes-Mewett, H. (2021) Social Value Systems and the Mental Health of International Students During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Journal of International Students, Special Issue: International Education in the Time of Global Disruptions: COVID-19 and its Impact on International Students Vol. 11 No. S2. Gomes and Forbes-Mewett (Eds).
Keel, C., Wickes, R. & Benier, K. (2021) ‘The vicarious effects of hate: inter-ethnic hate crime in the neighborhood and its consequences for exclusion and anticipated rejection’, Ethnic and Racial Studies.
Koumouris G, and Blaustein J. (2021) Reporting ‘African gangs’: Theorising journalistic practice during a multi-mediated moral panic. Crime, Media, Culture.
Koh, S. Y., and Sin, I. L. (2021). Race, whiteness and internationality in transnational education: Academic and teacher expatriates in Malaysia. Ethnic and Racial Studies.
Lai, J.Y. Hamilton, A. & Staddon, S. (2021) Transmigrants Experiences of Recognitional (in)Justice in Indonesia’s Environmental Impact Assessment, Society & Natural Resources, 34(8): 1056-1074.
Ratnam, C. and Drozdzewski, D. (2021) Research ethics with vulnerable groups: ethics in practice and procedure, Gender, Place & Culture.
Ricatti, F. (2021) ‘Migrazione e pandemia in Australia’, Studi Emigrazione/Migration Studies, 58(221): 107-113. (In Italian)
Ricatti, F., Dutto, M. & del Bono, A. (2021) ‘Sport, social inclusion and the logic of assimilation in Prato (Italy)’ International Review for the Sociology of Sport.
Segrave M. (2021) Temporary migration and family violence: How perpetrators weaponise borders International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, 10(4): 26-38.
Segrave M. and Tan S.J. (2021) Women migrant workers and counter-trafficking responses in Association of Southeast Asian Nations: The enduring challenge of safety and security. Journal of Criminology.
Simpson, D., Segrave, M., Quarshie, A., Kach, A., Handfield, R., Panas, G., & Moore, H. (2021). The role of psychological distance in organizational responses to modern slavery risk in supply chains. Journal of Operations Management.
Staddon, S. Barnes, C. Lai, J.Y. Scazza, M & Wilkie, R. (2021) A “Token of Love”: the role of emotions in student field trips teaching critical development geographies, Journal of Geography in Higher Education.
Tefera, G. (2021) Pre-arrival temporalities of displacement in refugee migration: The care of resettled Ethiopian refugees in Australia, Population, Space and Place, 27(4).
Wickes, R., Hipp, J. & Laughland-Booy, J. (2021) ‘Ethnic Diversity, Social Identity, and Social Withdrawal: Investigating Putnam’s Constrict Thesis’, The Sociological Quarterly.
Yu, T.F. (2021). “Queer Migration across the Sinophone World: Queer Chinese Malaysian Students’ Educational Mobility to Taiwan.” Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 47(15): 3549-3563.
Yu, T.F. (2021) Queer Sinophone Malaysia: Language, Transnational Activism & the Role of Taiwan' ,Journal of Intercultural Studies.
Yu, T.F. (2021). Spatialities of queer globalization: Middle- and working-class Hong Kong gay men’s subjective constructions of homophobia, Sexualities, 24(4): 636-653.
Zahnow, R., Corcoran, J., Kimpton, A. & Wickes R. (2021). Neighbourhood places, collective efficacy and crime: a longitudinal perspective. Urban Studies.
Köber, G., Oberwittler, D., and Wickes, R., (2020). "Old age and fear of crime: cross-national evidence for a decreased impact of neighbourhood disadvantage in older age". Ageing and Society, pp.1–30.
Benier, K., Wickes, R. and Moran, C. (2020) ‘‘African gangs’ in Australia: Perceptions of race and crime in urban neighbourhoods’, Australian & New Zealand Journal of Criminology. doi: 10.1177/0004865820965647.
Ratnam, C. & Drozdzewski, D. (2020) 'Detour: Bodies, memories, and mobilities in and around the home', Mobilities, DOI: 10.1080/17450101.2020.1780071
Wang, W., Han, G-S., Forbes-Mewett, H. (2020) 'Community stakeholder and opinion formation towards end-of-life planning in the Chinese community in Australia'. Death Studies. DOI: 10.1080/07481187.2020.1815101
Simpson, D., Segrave, M., Kach, A.P., Handfield, R., Quarshie, A., Moore, H., & Panas, G. (2020), ‘Modern Slavery and Global Supply Chains: Agency and Psychological Distance'. Proceedings, Vol. 1, 2020.
Forbes-Mewett, H, Han, G.S & Wang, W.Y 2020, 'Together Here, Now and Forever: Chinese Immigrants’ Belonging in Australia, Family, Ethnicity and Memorialisation', Journal of Intercultural Studies, (online first).
Forbes-Mewett, H, Schermuly, A & Hegarty, K 2020, ‘Aspirational Individuals, Hopeful Communities: Histories and Subjectivities of Precarity in Regional Australia’, Critical Sociology, https://doi.org/10.1177/0896920520903470.
Milivojevic, S, Moore, H & Segrave, M 2020, ‘Freeing the Modern Slaves, One Click at a Time: Theorising human trafficking, modern slavery, and technology’, Anti-Trafficking Review, vol.14, pp. 16-32.
Trung-Nguyan, K, Forbes-Mewett, H & Arunachalam, D 2020, 'Social Support from Bonding and Bridging Relationships in Disaster Recovery: Findings from a Slow-onset Disaster', International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, vol. 46.
Weber, L 2020, '‘My Kids Won’t Grow up Here’: Policing, Bordering and Belonging', Theoretical Criminology, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 71-89.
Aliverti, A, Milivojevic, S, & Weber, L 2019, Tracing Imprints of the Border in the Territorial, Justice and Welfare Domains: A Multi‐Site Ethnography. The Howard Journal of Crime and Justice, vol. 58, no.2, pp. 240-259. doi:10.1111/hojo.12317.
Forbes-Mewett, H & Pape, M. L 2019, 'Social Capital and the U.S. College Experiences of International Student-Athletes and Non-Athletes', Journal of International Students, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 777-794.
Ratnam, C 2019, 'Fitting refugees into the normative narrative of Australian multiculturalism', Urban Geography, vol. 40, no. 8, pp. 1198-1209.
Ricatti, F, Dutto, M & Wilson, R 2019, 'Ethnic enclave or transcultural edge? Reassessing the Prato district through digital mapping', Modern Italy, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 369-381. doi:10.1017/mit.2019.48.
Schermuly, A. C & Forbes-Mewett, H 2019, 'Police legitimacy: perspectives of migrants and non-migrants in Australia', Journal of Criminological Research, Policy and Practice, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 50-63.
Segrave, M 2019, 'Theorizing sites and strategies of differential inclusion: unlawful migrant workers in Australia', Theoretical Criminology, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 194-210.
Wickes, R, Zahnow, R, Corcoran, J & Hipp, J. R 2019, 'Neighbourhood social conduits and resident social cohesion', Urban Studies, vol. 56, no. 1, pp. 226-248.
Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre, Annual Report 2021
Summary and key points 'Place, race and politics: The anatomy of a law and order crisis' (Emerald 2021)
Wickes, R. et al 2021. Executive Summary: Final Report: Co-designing and scaling effective COVID-19 communication strategies for young people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities in Victoria.
Segrave, M., Wickes, R. and Keel, C. (2021) 'Migrant and refugee women in Australia: The safety and security study', June 2021.
Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre, Annual Report 2020.
Segrave, M. & Pfitzner, N. 2020. 'Family violence and temporary visa holders during COVID-19', Analysis and Policy Observatory, Monash University
Ratnam, C., Wickes, R. Powell, R. and Keel, C. 2020 'Towards active engagement: Understanding how organisations are using technology to connect with diverse groups during COVID-19' Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre, Monash University. September 2020.
Van Kooy, J., 2020, ‘COVID-19 and humanitarian migrants on temporary visas: assessing the public costs’, Research Briefing note 2, Refugee Council of Australia.
Lee, M, Jackson, J & Wickes, R 2020, 'Social Cohesion and Pro-Social Responses to Perceptions of Crime: Victoria report'
van Kooy, J, Wickes, R & Ali, A 2020, 'Planning for Welcoming & Inclusive Communities: Guidelines for regional growth', Funded by the Queensland Government through Multicultural Affairs Queensland and supported by Welcoming Australia through the Welcoming Cities initiative. Commissioned Project. https://doi.org/10.26180/5e670a59bce2b.
Weber, L 2020, ''You're going to be in the system forever': Policing, risk and belonging in Greater Dandenong and Casey', April 2020, Melbourne.
Wickes, R, Grossman, M, Forbes-Mewett, H, Arunachalam, D, Smith, J, Skrbis, Z, Dellal, H & Keel, C 2020 'Understanding the context of racial and cultural exclusivism: A study of Melbourne neighbourhoods' Social Cohesion Research Grants Program, Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet.
Forbes-Mewett, H 2019, 'Mental health and international students: Issues, challenges and effective practice'. Melbourne, International Education Association of Australia (IEAA).
van Kooy, J, Wickes, R & Ali, A 2019, 'Welcoming Regions', Funded by the Queensland Government through Multicultural Affairs Queensland and supported by Welcoming Australia through the Welcoming Cities initiative, Commissioned Project.
Wickes, R, van Kooy, J, Powell, R, & Moran, C 2019, 'The social impacts of family separation on refugee settlement and inclusion in Australia', Research undertaken as part of Oxfam-Monash Partnership.
Research briefs View
Segrave, M., Wickes, R. and Keel, C. (2021) 'Institutional trust and mistrust among migrant and refugee women in Australia' Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre and Harmony Alliance: Migrant and refugee women for change. July 2021.
Segrave, M., Wickes, R. and Keel, C. (2021) 'Domestic and family violence and the safety and security of migrant and refugee women', Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre and Harmony Alliance: Migrant and refugee women for change. July 2021.
Segrave, M., Wickes, R. and Keel, C. (2021)'Experiences of victimisation among migrant and refugee women in Australia', Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre and Harmony Alliance: Migrant and refugee women for change. July 2021.
Segrave, M., Joo Tan, S. (2020) Human trafficking: Twenty years on from the Palermo Protocol, how do we account for progress? Monash Lens, 30 July 2020.
Powell, R., Weber, L., Gerard, A. and Marmo, M. (2020). ‘Crimmigration and Australian Border Control’ Border Criminologies Series. Juiy 2020.
Bonotti, M, Benier, K and Collings-Hall, J 2020, 'Hate speech in the Time of COVID-19' MMIC Research Brief 3, July 2020
Forbes-Mewett, H 2020, 'International students and mental health' MMIC Research Brief 2, June 2020.
Lee, M, Jackson, J & Wickes, R 2020, 'Social Cohesion and Pro-Social Responses to Perceptions of Crime: Victoria report'. Research Paper, University of Sydney.
Ratnam.C, Powell, R, Keel C, & Wickes, R 2020, 'The role of technology to facilitate and support intercultural engagement', MMIC Research Brief 1, May 2020.
Powell, R, Wickes, R & Segrave, M 2020, 'COVID-19: Migrant visa holders and the pain of family separation in a time of coronavirus', Monash Lens, 28 April 2020.
Weber, L. 2020, 'Could the COVID19 re-bordering of Australia change it for the better?', Monash Lens, 9 April 2020.
Segrave, R & Maher, JM 2020, 'Coronavirus: Family violence and temporary migration in the time of COVID-19', Monash Lens, 2 April 2020.
Weber, L 2020, '‘My kids won’t grow up here’: Policing, borders and belonging', Border Criminologies Blog, 1 April 2020.
Wickes, R, and Piquero, A 2020, 'Hi, neighbour: The dynamics that shape Melbourne's inter-ethnic relationships', Monash Lens, 7 April 2020.