Dr Gillian Hewitson

B.Ec. (Honours), Flinders, MEc., Monash, PhD
Lecturer

H04 - Merewether Building
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9351 6395

Research interests

Gillian Hewitson has teaching and research interests in feminist economics, feminist analyses of the history of economic thought, and the constructions of race, gender and class in colonial and post-colonial discourses, with a special interest in the way in which economic discourse shaped Australian economic progress. More recently, Gill has become interested in the political economy of meat, especially in relation to sustainability from a global perspective.

Selected publications

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Edited Books

  • Hewitson, G., Grapard, U. (2011). Robinson Crusoe's Economic Man: A Construction and Deconstruction. New York and London: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.

Book Chapters

  • Hewitson, G. (2012). Banking. In John E. King (Eds.), The Elgar Companion to Post Keynesian Economics, (pp. 24-29). Cheltenham, UK and Northhampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing.
  • Grapard, U., Hewitson, G. (2011). Economic man lost in space. In Hewit, G. and Grapard, U. (Eds.), Robinson Crusoes Economic Man: A Construction and Deconstruction, (pp. 154-162). New York and London: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.
  • Grapard, U., Hewitson, G. (2011). Introduction: economics and literature. In Hewit, G. and Grapard, U. (Eds.), Robinson Crusoes Economic Man: A Construction and Deconstruction, (pp. 1-11). New York and London: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.
  • Hewitson, G. (2011). Principal currents in Feminist Economics. In Argyrous, G. and Stilwell, F (Eds.), Readings in Political Economy: Economics as a Social Science, (pp. 227-233). Prahran: Tilde University Press.
  • Hewitson, G. (2010). Feminist economics. In Rhona C. Free (Eds.), 21st Century Economics: A Reference Handbook, (pp. 901-912). Connecticut, USA: Sage Publications.
  • Hewitson, G. (2010). Introduction. In Drucilla K Barker, Edith Kuiper (Eds.), Feminist Economics: Critical Concepts in Economics, (pp. 1-21). Abingdon: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.

Journals

  • Hewitson, G. (2013). Economics and the family: A postcolonial perspective. Cambridge Journal of Economics, 37(1), 91-111. [More Information]
  • Hewitson, G. (2007). Feminist economics as a postmodern moment. Review of Social Economy, 65(2), 187-193.

Conferences

  • Hewitson, G. (2010). Australia's economic development and the reproductive work of empire. International Association for Feminist Economics Conference.
  • Hewitson, G. (2010). Postcolonial perspective on Australia's economic development. 9th Australian Society of Heterodox Economists Conference SHE 2010, Sydney, Australia: Society of Heterodox Economists.

2013

  • Hewitson, G. (2013). Economics and the family: A postcolonial perspective. Cambridge Journal of Economics, 37(1), 91-111. [More Information]

2012

  • Hewitson, G. (2012). Banking. In John E. King (Eds.), The Elgar Companion to Post Keynesian Economics, (pp. 24-29). Cheltenham, UK and Northhampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing.

2011

  • Grapard, U., Hewitson, G. (2011). Economic man lost in space. In Hewit, G. and Grapard, U. (Eds.), Robinson Crusoes Economic Man: A Construction and Deconstruction, (pp. 154-162). New York and London: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.
  • Grapard, U., Hewitson, G. (2011). Introduction: economics and literature. In Hewit, G. and Grapard, U. (Eds.), Robinson Crusoes Economic Man: A Construction and Deconstruction, (pp. 1-11). New York and London: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.
  • Hewitson, G. (2011). Principal currents in Feminist Economics. In Argyrous, G. and Stilwell, F (Eds.), Readings in Political Economy: Economics as a Social Science, (pp. 227-233). Prahran: Tilde University Press.
  • Hewitson, G., Grapard, U. (2011). Robinson Crusoe's Economic Man: A Construction and Deconstruction. New York and London: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.

2010

  • Hewitson, G. (2010). Australia's economic development and the reproductive work of empire. International Association for Feminist Economics Conference.
  • Hewitson, G. (2010). Feminist economics. In Rhona C. Free (Eds.), 21st Century Economics: A Reference Handbook, (pp. 901-912). Connecticut, USA: Sage Publications.
  • Hewitson, G. (2010). Introduction. In Drucilla K Barker, Edith Kuiper (Eds.), Feminist Economics: Critical Concepts in Economics, (pp. 1-21). Abingdon: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.
  • Hewitson, G. (2010). Postcolonial perspective on Australia's economic development. 9th Australian Society of Heterodox Economists Conference SHE 2010, Sydney, Australia: Society of Heterodox Economists.

2007

  • Hewitson, G. (2007). Feminist economics as a postmodern moment. Review of Social Economy, 65(2), 187-193.

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