A new online, open access social work and social policy journal published by Social Work and Policy Studies, University of Sydney through the University of Sydney Library. More details are forthcoming. Please register to be informed when submissions are open or a new issue is published.
Social Work and Policy Studies: Social Justice, Practice and Theory aims to provide a platform for those advancing knowledge and debate on any aspect of social justice-informed social work, social policy, practice or theory.
With a goal of publishing twice yearly, the journal welcomes submissions that explore questions of: social injustice; inequity; systemic and/or individual oppression; the power dynamics of social relations such as race, class, gender, disability, sexuality, Indigeneity, age, region, political economy; questions engaging with intersectionality and multiple oppressions; and various forms of resistance, social change, social policy and social justice initiatives.
Swamphen (ISSN 1839-843X) is the free peer-reviewed journal of the Association for the Study of Literature, Environment and Culture – Australia and New Zealand (ASLEC – ANZ). Its members seek to promote the creation, appreciation, understanding, and teaching of the human sciences from ecological perspectives; its members seek also to share their knowledge for the benefit of all interested in research, reading, writing, media, teaching, and so on, in Swamphen's engagement with place, ecology and the environment. It was previously known as AJE. Its parent organisation, ASLEC-ANZ, is affiliated with a worldwide network of similar associations, of which the first was founded in the USA in 1992 (www.asle.org), followed by Korea (ASLE-Korea), the UK & Ireland (ASLE UKI), Japan (ASLE), Europe (EASCLE), India (OSLE and ASLE) and Canada (ALECC), with more in the process of formation elsewhere.
The 26th AHSN Conference will take place from Wednesday afternoon to Friday evening, 5-7 February 2020, co-hosted by the Griffith Centre for Social and Cultural Research (GCSCR): https://www.griffith.edu.au/griffith-centre-social-cultural-research
The general theme of the conference is “Humour and Belonging” (embracing non-belonging, exclusion etc). For more information the Call, the Conference Organising Committee and how to contact them, and our review procedures for proposals, as well as on transport and accommodation options, please visit the AHSN webpage at University of Sydney: https://sydney.edu.au/arts/our-research/centres-institutes-and-groups/australasian-humour-studies-network.html
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Submitting a Proposal
This is the conference proposal and review website. To submit your proposal for a paper, you must first register as a ‘User’ on this website. To create your personal account, please REGISTER, selecting ‘Author’ as your role. You may then ‘Log in’ and follow the prompts on ‘User Home’ for you as an Author to ‘Make New Submission’ and upload your Proposal.
For all other information on the AHSN and its activities, please visit: https://sydney.edu.au/arts/our-research/centres-institutes-and-groups/australasian-humour-studies-network.html
Abstracts and proceedings from previous year’s conference are archived at the link below.
The Australian Religion Studies Review is now called Journal for the Academic Study of Religion. Please visit the website of JASR for current research from the leading peer-reviewed journal of the Pacific region dealing with all aspects of the academic study of religion.
To view the archives of the ARS Review from 1988–2004, please click the link in the top navigation bar, or go here. You do not need to register to view the archives.
Health Education in Practice: Journal of Research for Professional Learning (HEPJ) (ISSN: 2209-3974) is a new electronic journal is dedicated to research and evaluation related to health education in practice. As an open access publication, the journal is designed to encourage dialogues with national and international communities of practice.
The LCTJ is an online-only, open access publication.
The LCTJ will publish high quality papers presenting theoretical and methodological developments in Legitimation Code Theory (LCT). These include but are not limited to new theoretical outlines, translation devices and methodological means of enacting LCT in research. The aim of the journal is to provide a forum for such LCT articles and enable them to be freely available to a wide audience.
Organizations play a critical role in any economy, undertaking numerous activities from production, to solving problems and generating new ideas and innovations. The Organizational Economics Workshop, held at The University of Sydney and jointly organised by The University of Sydney and The Australian National University, examines a broad range of economic issues relating to organizations, including: incentive contracts with external and internal parties and managerial remuneration; the organization of production, the use of labour and wage structures; the design of hierarchies; the allocation of decision making protocols within organizations; and the optimal allocation of ownership and alternative ownership structures. The Workshop started in 2007. The Workshop is a place for the presentation of both theoretical and empirical research into organizations.
The Organizational Economics Proceedings is a refereed journal of papers presented at the Workshop. The journal aims to be a forum the quick dissemination of new insights into the internal workings of organizations. Consequently, the Organizational Economics Proceedings also welcomes submissions of original research into organizations from researchers throughout the year. The journal does not require authors to forgo their copyright, so articles published in the Organizational Economics Proceedings can also be submitted and published in other journals.