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Inside Work: The Hidden Exploitation of Rural Women in Modern China

In this essay, Tamara Jacka proposes a different understanding of the development trajectory of modern China as being underpinned and enabled by exploitation in the agrarian family economy, especially of rural women.

27 October 2020

Localising Global Norms: The Case of Family-Friendly Parliaments

By tracing the establishment of family-friendly practices in this parliament, this study shines a light on the intractable nature of local institutional context in global norm diffusion and hints at the next phase of work required to further the...

27 October 2020

2021 Australian Gender Economics Workshop

AGEW invites the submission of research papers on any topic of gender economics

27 October 2020

The 2020 Budget and Gender Justice

The Australian government budget has been widely criticised for perpetuating gender injustice

22 October 2020

Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship – Round 3

Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship grants encourage participation of girls and women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics leading to STEM education and careers.

20 October 2020

Women’s economic empowerment among coffee smallholders in Papua New Guinea

The research found that despite some gains for women and greater awareness of ‘gender equality’, particularly in the two research sites close to the provincial capital of Goroka, women continue to be disregarded, or put
on the ‘last page’, as...

20 October 2020

Enacting Morality on Shifting Moral Ground: Young Plong Karen Women in Southeastern Myanmar

This article examines the ways in which young Plong Karen Buddhist women enact morality in southeastern Myanmar

20 October 2020

Revolutionising the everyday: The transformative impact of the sexual and feminist movements on Australian society and culture

Everyday Revolutions brings together new research on the cultural and social impact of the feminist and sexual revolutions of the 1970s in Australia.

13 October 2020

Central Australian Minimum Standards for Men’s Behaviour Change Programs

The Central Australian Minimum Standards (CAMS) articulate the expectations for Men’s Behaviour Change Programs (MBCP) operating in the Central Australian context.

13 October 2020

Do single-sex schools help Australians major in STEMM at university?

This article considers whether graduating from a single-sex school increases the uptake of university majors in physical or life sciences

7 October 2020

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