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  • Abstracts submission for SSPS HDR Research Day 2017[4 July 2017]

    The annual conference for SSPS higher degree by research (HDR) students is happening on 15 September 2017. The School is calling for abstract submissions for students who are interested to present a paper or part of their thesis. Deadline is Friday 14 July 2017.

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  • Australia's bulwark against the far right[21 June 2017]

    Australia’s history of never having been a great world power works against the rise of populism and the far right, writes Dr David Smith in the New York Times.

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  • Why Trump demands a post-post-truth response[17 June 2017]

    Is Donald Trump post-truth, post-modern or simply preposterous? What was a media spasm, has now reached impeachable levels of high crimes and misdemeanours, writes Professor James Der Derian.

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  • Better ways to counter terror than 'mini max' prison[16 June 2017]

    A Goulburn facility for radical inmates could be costly to establish and difficult to test for effectiveness, writes counter-radicalisation researcher and PhD candidate Hussain Nadim.

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