Criminology

Submission to Inquiry on Migration Review Processes Associated with Visa Cancellations Made on Criminal Grounds

The Federal Government recently announced an inquiry into the visa cancellation review process for those who have their visa cancelled under s501 of the Migration Act – refusal or cancellation of a visa on character grounds. Rebecca Powell and Leanne Weber from Monash Criminology and the Border Crossing Observatory drafted a submission to the Joint…

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Monash #AfricanGangs forum looks beyond politics and media headlines

As a response to the #AfricanGangs social media movement established to counter negative perceptions of African immigrants in Australia, academics from the Monash Population Migration and Social Inclusion Focus Program (PMSI) recently hosted the forum ‘#AfricanGangs: Beyond politics and media headlines’. A platform for discussion and debate, the Monash #AfricanGangs Forum analysed the issues raised…

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Publishing opportunities: MGFV team Emerald series edited collection

Members of the Monash Gender and Family Violence, Professor Sandra Walklate, Dr Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Professor Jude McCulloch and Professor JaneMaree Maher are currently editing a collection with Emerald Publishing: Emerald Studies in Criminology, Feminism and Social Change. The collection offers a platform for innovative, engaged, and forward-looking feminist-informed work to explore the interconnections between social change…

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Public event: Coercive Control (QUT, Brisbane)

On 15 March 2018, the Queensland University of Technology’s Crime and Justice Research Centre will be hosting a public event on coercive control at their Gardens Point campus in Brisbane. Join the Monash Gender and Family Violence team’s Dr Kate Fitz-Gibbon and Professor Sandra Walklate, along with Rachel Neil (Principal Solicitor of the Women’s Legal Service), to hear their…

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Joint Seminar: Domestic Homicide and Policy Interventions in the United Kingdom

On 15 February 2018, the School of Social Science’s Gender & Family Violence: New Frameworks in Prevention focus program hosted a joint seminar on domestic homicide and policy interventions in the United Kingdom. A variety of stakeholders attended the public seminar to hear from Professor Sandra Walklate (University of Liverpool, Monash University) on ‘Real lives, lost…

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